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10 Things You Need to Know About Sunscreen
Patricia Lucey, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist at the Inova Melanoma and Skin Cancer Center. She has a special interest in using screenings and other tools to detect the disease at its earliest stages. Read Dr. Lucey’s profile. Skin cancer is the most common of all cancers. Melanoma makes up only a small fraction of skin cancer…
Friday, May 26, 2017 6:00:42 AM

Inova Loudoun Hospital Mobile Health Services June 2017 Screenings Schedule
Mobile Health Services June 2017 Screenings Schedule Leesburg, VA — Inova Loudoun Hospital Mobile Health Services will be providing countywide blood pressure screenings at a variety of locations during the month of June. For further information call the Mobile Health hotline at 703-858-8818 or visit at www.inova.org/mobilehealth. Tuesday, June 6, 10 a.m. – noon Dulles…
Thursday, May 25, 2017 8:00:27 AM

StarKid 5K and Family Fun Run: Keep Kids’ Hearts Running Strong!
James A. Thompson, MD, is a board-certified pediatric cardiologist at the Inova Children’s Heart Program and the founder of the StarKid 5K and Family Fun Run, an annual event benefitting the program. Read Dr. Thompson’s profile.   Each year, my colleagues and I at the Inova Children’s Heart Program treat hundreds of children with heart problems. But for…
Thursday, May 25, 2017 7:00:19 AM

Heart CT Scans Spot Signs of Coronary Heart Disease
Alireza Maghsoudi, MD, specializes in general, nuclear and preventive cardiology. He is board certified in cardiovascular disease and nuclear cardiology as well as adult comprehensive echocardiography and cardiovascular tomography. He is co-director of Cardiac CT Screening at the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute. Read Dr. Maghsoudi’s profile.   Recently, my colleagues and I treated a…
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 7:00:10 AM

Lorton HealthPlex to hold Family Fun Day Saturday, June 24, 2017
News from Lorton Family Fun Day 2017, awards, and new staff at the Inova HealthPlex – Lorton Family Fun Day: Sat., June 24, 2017 It’s hard to believe, but summer is right around the corner. The staff of Inova HealthPlex – Lorton cordially invites you to its third annual Family Fun Day on Saturday, June 24.…
Monday, May 22, 2017 3:35:33 PM

Inova Mount Vernon Hospital receives two national patient safety awards
Safety First In April, Inova Mount Vernon Hospital (IMVH) received two prestigious patient safety awards from prominent national patient advocacy organizations: the Leapfrog Group and Healthgrades. An “A” in hospital patient safety Inova Mount Vernon was one of only 823 hospitals nationwide to receive an “A” hospital patient safety ranking by The Leapfrog Group, a…
Monday, May 22, 2017 2:35:11 PM

Spine surgery patients, doctors benefit from Inova’s new O-arm imaging tool
Seeing Is Believing O-arm Mobile Surgical Imaging System helps lessen radiation exposure and improve spine surgery results In February, Inova Mount Vernon Hospital (IMVH) added a new element to their award-winning surgical program: a spine surgery imaging system for the operating room called the O-arm. Manufactured by Medtronic, the O-arm is the gold standard of intraoperative spinal imaging…
Monday, May 22, 2017 2:28:07 PM

Inova Loudoun Hospital Receives Level III Trauma Center Designation
Leesburg, VA — Inova Loudoun Hospital has received the Level III trauma center designation from the Virginia Department of Health. This designation means Inova Loudoun will be able to treat patients with more serious, possibly life-threatening injuries.  This is the first trauma center in Loudoun County. “In keeping faith with our community, we are now…
Monday, May 22, 2017 7:00:41 AM

Inova Loudoun Hospital nurses take pride in their work and their hospitals’ many awards and distinctions
Committed to Caring Educational opportunities, a community feel, and award-winning facilities are just a few of the reasons our nurses want to work at Inova Loudoun Hospital Inova Loudoun Hospital (ILH) is a hub for nursing excellence. In fact, the hospital’s prestigious nursing program was the recipient of some of the industry’s highest distinctions and accolades…
Friday, May 19, 2017 5:39:56 PM

Loyal vascular patient travels 13 hours to receive care at Inova Loudoun Hospital’s heart and vascular center
A Journey to Better Health For one Missouri man, care at Inova Loudoun’s Heart and Vascular Institute is worth the 13-hour trip By now, Jim Miller and his wife Teresa practically know by heart the route from their home in Hannibal, Missouri, to the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute – Schaufeld Family Heart Center at…
Friday, May 19, 2017 5:26:08 PM

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