Vascular Associates of Northern Virginia

Timely and considerate care of the arterial and venous systems.

Varicose Veins and Venous Insufficiency (Part 2)


In our last post titled, “Varicose Veins and Vascular Insufficiency (Part 1),” we talked about the anatomy of the veins and the meaning of varicose veins and venous insufficiency.  In … Continue reading

July 8, 2014 · 2 Comments

Varicose Veins and Venous Insufficiency (Part 1)


Anatomy of Veins Veins are blood vessels that carry blood from different parts of the body back to the heart.  There are different types of veins in our bodies. Deep … Continue reading

July 3, 2014 · 4 Comments

Stroke Prevention and Treatment


Stroke can be prevented by controlling blood pressure, reducing cholesterol, and quitting smoking.  This is most successful when done with a combination of lifestyle changes and medication. Other treatment may … Continue reading

June 30, 2014

Diagnosing a Stroke


When someone has shown symptoms of a stroke or a TIA, the doctor will obtain more information to make a diagnosis.  This process includes performing several tests to examine the … Continue reading

June 26, 2014 · 1 Comment

Aching Legs?


Do your legs hurt after walking or climbing up the stairs? You may have peripheral artery disease (PAD). PAD is a condition where fatty deposits build up in the inner … Continue reading

June 18, 2014

The Office is 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.

March 4, 2014

Monday, 3/3/2014, Office is Closed


Due to inclement weather conditions, the office will be closed tomorrow, Monday the 3rd of March.  If you are having an emergency, call 911.  If you need to reach the on-call … Continue reading

March 2, 2014

Operating On Normal Schedule


The office is now operating on a normal schedule. For office information, please visit our Contact Us page. Thank you.

February 14, 2014

Thursday 2/13/2014 Office is Closed


Due to inclement weather conditions, the office will be closed tomorrow, Thursday the 13th of February.  If you are having an emergency, call 911.  If you need to reach the … Continue reading

February 12, 2014

We are on Facebook


Our practice has an official page on Facebook now.  Please feel free to visit, like, and share our page. The link is: https://www.facebook.com/Vascular.Associates Thank you very much.

February 11, 2014