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To better serve you and the greater Northern Virginia/Washington, DC area, we want to maintain open channels of communication about Inova’s progress, priorities, and provide you up-to-date health information.

It is the policy of Inova Health System to cooperate with the news media to the fullest extent possible, while at the same time protecting our patients’ right to privacy. We are honored by your trust, and pledge to continue to be excellent stewards of our region’s health.

Inova Newsroom
Woman struggling with infertility gains new hope and health benefits with weight loss surgery
A Life Gained Patient finds that weight loss surgery yields many benefits When Meg Appel and her husband started seeing fertility specialists a few years ago, none of the tests indicated why they were having trouble conceiving. But one doctor brought up a potential issue that wouldn’t show up in screenings: Meg’s weight. To increase…
Thursday, January 18, 2018 4:59:40 PM

Car accident victim loses a leg but reclaims his life with help of Inova’s Trauma ICU
Reclaiming His Life A young dad overcomes trauma with his family’s love and the help of an expert team Aaron Reynolds doesn’t remember much about the car crash two winters ago that landed him in the hospital for a month. It was late February, and the aviation systems analyst was on his way home from…
Thursday, January 18, 2018 3:48:09 PM

Inova Cancellations, Closings and Delays Due to Winter Storm – January 16-17
The National Weather Service Baltimore/Washington DC has issued a winter weather advisory in effect from 9 p.m., January 16, 2018 to 9 a.m., January 17, 2018. As always, Inova hospitals and emergency care centers will be open 24/7. We will post any cancellations, closings or delays due to the storm. Stay safe and warm! Overview…
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 3:00:24 PM

New cataract removal technology brings safer, faster relief for eye surgery patients
An Eye on Innovation At Inova Alexandria Hospital, a new device for treating cataracts, called the Centurion Vision System, is making procedures safer and faster, says Ellen Bushmiller, Service Line Leader for the Ophthalmology Department. The technology offers improved surgical control since it adjusts to changes in eye pressure in milliseconds. It also has advanced…
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 1:19:02 PM

A Prenatal Vitamin a Day (Before Pregnancy), Keeps Birth Defects Away
Dr. Dana Block-Abraham is a Board Certified OB/GYN and Board Eligible Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist with Perinatal Associates of Northern Virginia.  Dr. Block-Abraham serves patients at the Inova Loudoun Hospital Antenatal Testing Center.   Are you a woman who still has periods and is trying to conceive? If so, you should consider taking a daily prenatal…
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 9:00:35 AM

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