Vascular Associates of Northern Virginia

Timely and considerate care of the arterial and venous systems.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Hello everyone. To our patients, thank you for giving us the opportunity to help serve your vascular health needs. To our fellow healthcare providers, thank you for entrusting us with … Continue reading

November 23, 2016

Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)

September is PAD Awareness month.  PAD, or peripheral arterial disease, is also sometimes called PVD, as in peripheral vascular disease.  PAD is a chronic condition where the arteries in the … Continue reading

September 23, 2016

Labor Day Holiday!

Hello everyone, Our office will be closed on Monday, 9/5/2016, for Labor Day holiday. We will reopen on Tuesday, 9/6/2016. If you need to reach the on-call doctor, please call the … Continue reading

September 2, 2016

Vascular Dementia

Dementia is a slowly progressive and permanent loss of brain function.  It affects things like memory, language, behavior, and judgement. Vascular dementia is caused by problems with the blood vessels supplying … Continue reading

August 15, 2016

Tips For Taking Blood Pressures

Here are some steps you could take to get an accurate blood pressure measurement. You can read more about it on the AMA Wire by clicking here The one graphic you need … Continue reading

February 17, 2016

We are Operating on a Normal Schedule

The office is now operating on a normal schedule. For office information, please visit our Contact Us page. Stay warm and safe. Thank you. Vascular Associates of Northern Virginia, P.C. Vascular Laboratory … Continue reading

February 16, 2016

Office Will Close at Noon Today!

Due to inclement weather conditions the office will close at noon today, the 15th of February, 2016.  If you are having an emergency, call 911.  If you need to reach the on-call … Continue reading

February 15, 2016

Pulmonary Embolus Removal Video

Here is an interesting video showing a removal of a saddle pulmonary embolus.  A pulmonary embolus is a blood clot that most likely originated in the deep veins of the … Continue reading

February 12, 2016

Asthma Linked to AAA Rupture?

An abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA), is bulging or ballooning of the aortic wall.  This occurs when there is a weakening in the wall of the artery. According to a new … Continue reading

February 12, 2016

New Discovery in Vascular Disease Treatment?

Researchers at Yale might have discovered a key protein that could be helpful in the management of vascular disease. By studying factors that cause narrowing in the aorta, they found a … Continue reading

February 10, 2016