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Two Heart Transplants, One Love Story

In 2011 — on the same day — Taylor Givens and Collin Kobelja received heart transplants at Inova Heart and Vascular Institute. A few years later, they started dating. Here’s their story. Valentine’s Day might seem like a silly holiday for some, but for Collin and I, who met at Inova after we received our…

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Medical Community Places High Priority On Raising Awareness About Heart Valve Disease, The Baltimore Times

Medical experts say heart valve disease affects at least five million Americans, but three in four U.S. adults know little about the illness, which is treatable but can be deadly. They say warning signs are key to detection. “Symptoms are often unrecognized at first and tend to be rather nondescript. Since it tends to affect…

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‘She’s pretty special:’ Defying odds, the D.C. area’s first heart transplant patient is still alive 30 years later, The Washington Post, December 27, 2016

We are so happy to celebrate a special anniversary with Eva Baisey. She received a heart transplant at Inova Fairfax Hospital 30 years ago! Read more.https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/inspired-life/wp/2016/12/27/shes-pretty-special-defying-odds-the-d-c-areas-first-heart-transplant-patient-is-still-alive-30-years-later/

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Inova Medical Group Welcomes Cardiac Vascular and Thoracic Surgery Associates

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Falls Church, VA — November 10, 2016 — Inova this week announced that Cardiac Vascular and Thoracic Surgery Associates, P.C. (CVTSA) is joining Inova Medical Group (IMG) and Inova Heart and Vascular Institute (IHVI). For more than 30 years, Inova and CVTSA have collaborated to provide excellent and experienced cardiac, vascular and thoracic care to our…

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

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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…

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Dr. Richard Neville Joins Inova Heart and Vascular Institute as Director of Vascular Services

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FALLS CHURCH, VA – July 27, 2016 – Inova today announced that Richard F. Neville, MD, FACS, is joining the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute (IHVI) as the Director of Vascular Services. Dr. Neville will also serve as Associate Director of IHVI and Vice Chairman, Surgical Sub-specialties. Dr. Neville comes to Inova from George Washington University,…

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Paul Gurbel, MD, Awarded Honorary Doctorate Degree from Nicolaus Copernicus University

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FALLS CHURCH, VA – February 19, 2016 – World-renowned interventional cardiologist at the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute (IHVI), Paul A. Gurbel, MD, today was awarded an honorary doctorate degree from Nicolaus Copernicus University in Poland. The “Doctor Honoris Causa,” the University’s highest distinction, was presented to Dr. Gurbel by Rector Andrzej Tretyn and Dean Andrzej…

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