Vascular Associates of Northern Virginia

Timely and considerate care of the arterial and venous systems.

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

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

Blood Vessels from a Candy Machine?

As strange as it sounds, researchers from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn. might have succeeded in creating a 3D capillary system using a $40 cotton candy machine.  Capillaries are tiny … Continue reading

February 9, 2016

Should I Refer My Patient to a Vascular Surgeon?

There is still the misconception that vascular surgeons are only involved with patients they are ready to take to the operating room.  This idea can in fact delay proper medical … Continue reading

April 27, 2015

Who is the Vascular Specialist?

Ask yourself, who would you go to if you have a car problem? Now ask yourself, who should you go to if you have any vascular problems (problems with your veins … Continue reading

April 20, 2015