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Inova Heart and Vascular Institute at the Inova Fairfax Hospital Receives American College of Cardiology Performance Award

Inova Heart and Vascular Institute at the Inova Fairfax Hospital Receives American College of Cardiology Performance Award NCDR ACTION Registry–GWTG Platinum award recognizes high standards of care Falls Church, VA – August 30, 2016 – Inova Heart and Vascular Institute at the Inova Fairfax Hospital Receives American College of Cardiology Performance Award Inova Heart and Vascular […]

At-risk patients with blood clots will benefit from Inova Fairfax Hospital’s new pulmonary embolism response team

A  “S.W.A.T.”  Team for Pulmonary Embolism Pulmonary embolism (PE) is a common condition in the United States, with roughly 600,000 cases each year. PE is a vascular emergency, and about one-third of patients who have a PE will die from it. However, if it is recognized and treated early, most patients thrive. PE occurs when […]

Inova’s Thrombosis Research Center to conduct research on drugs for cardiovascular disease

State of the Heart Staying on the leading edge of medicine is important to the doctors and staff at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus. It has led to the establishment of the new Inova Center for Thrombosis Research and Drug Development, which is under the direction of Paul A. Gurbel, MD, Director of Interventional Cardiology and Cardiovascular […]

Local “weekend warrior” returns to basketball court after successful ACL reconstruction

Game Changer When work, family and social commitments fill the calendar, squeezing in a daily workout can be tough. Enter the “weekend warrior,” the 30-to-50-something sports enthusiast who packs seven days of moderate exercise into a few days of high-intensity workouts. While any amount of exercise is beneficial, strenuous exertion following long periods of inactivity […]

Inova Is offering a genomics test that helps determine future reactions to medications

Know Your Baby Inova Women’s Hospital is one of the first hospitals in the nation to offer an optional state-of-the-art test for newborns that can help determine how they may react to certain medications. Known as MediMap™, this pharmacogenomics, or PGx, test informs doctors about a child’s genetic makeup, which can help doctors make decisions […]

Washington Redskins and Inova Form Strategic Health and Wellness Partnership

Loudoun County facility to be renamed to Inova Sports Performance Center at Redskins Park as the two organizations launch new programs and initiatives to improve the overall health of the community LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. — July 25, 2016 — The Washington Redskins and Inova announce today a strategic partnership to bring timely and relevant health and […]

Northern Virginia Chamber Awards Knox Singleton Lifetime Achievement Award

2016 Outstanding Corporate Citizenship Awards Falls Church, VA. –June 22, 2016 – Inova CEO Knox Singleton today was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award as part of the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce’s 2016 Outstanding Corporate Citizenship Awards. The award was presented to Mr. Singleton at the Chamber’s Annual Chairman’s Luncheon on Tuesday, June 21. Presented across […]

BrightMatterTM integrated solution helps treat complex neurosurgical conditions with advanced imaging, planning, navigation, and robotic visualization

  FALLS CHURCH, VA – April 26, 2016 – The Inova Neuroscience Institute at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus this week announced the purchase of Synaptive Medical’s BrightMatterTM Surgical Solution, a cutting-edge technology that addresses both pre-operative and intra-operative challenges of neurosurgery. Inova is the first hospital in the Mid-Atlantic region to invest in this groundbreaking technology. […]

Connecting the facts about women and heart disease

At the Heart of Women’s Care Thanks to research from the early 2000s, we know that heart disease is not a “man’s disease.” It’s gender-blind — a fact that is masked in part because women often experience different warning signs than a man would. Despite this game-changing confirmation, heart disease remains the number-one killer of […]

Innovative technology, comforting care support new Inova Children’s Hospital

The Best in Care for Kids As a national leader in the evolving future of health, Inova recognizes that great medical care begins at life’s earliest stages. This means delivering the highest level of dedicated pediatric care, from state-of-the-art technical innovation to comforting and supportive settings where children and their families can focus on the […]

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