Category: News

UVA Heart and Vascular, Neurosurgery, Spine and Orthopedics Recognized Among Top 100

Becker’s Hospital Review has once again ranked UVA among the top 100 hospitals and health systems in the country with great heart, neurosurgery, spine and orthopedics programs. This is the…

195 UVA Physicians Chosen For ‘Best Doctors In America’ List

The “2017-2018 Best Doctors in America” List by Best Doctors Inc. honors 195 University of Virginia Health System physicians among the best in their respective specialties. Approximately 4 percent of…

Two Former Fellows Join the Surgical Team at UVA Heart & Vascular Center

Originally published on UVA Physician Resource UVA Health System has added two new faculty members to the Department of Surgery, both of whom completed their fellowship training at UVA. “Our fellowship…

National “100 Great Heart Programs” List Features UVA

Originally published on Connect Becker’s Hospital Review has named University of Virginia Heart and Vascular Center at UVA Medical Center to the national healthcare publication’s 2017 list of 100 hospitals and health systems…

Listen: Live Well Segment on WINA

Nurses Robin Shifflett and Cindy Kennedy join in “Live Well” on WINA to discuss “Nurse Navigators.” Listen to how nurse navigators at UVA help patients transition from the hospital to home.

Research Resident Mike Cullen, MD Presents at ATVB and VRIC

Vascular Research Initiatives Conference May 3, 2017 Minneapolis The 31st annual Vascular Research Initiatives Conference (VRIC), presented by the Society for Vascular Surgery® (SVS), is a one-day session preceding the…

2017 Resident Research Day

Pictured above are UVA's Anna Fashandi, MD and Lily Johnston, MD presenting at the Department of Surgery's 2017 Resident Research Day. The annual Resident Research Day allows residents and post-doctorates…

VVSG Spring 2017 Meeting | April 13, 2017

The Virginia Vascular Study group met at the University of Virginia's Pin Hall Conference Center on April 13, 2017. Click below to see photos of the conference.

James H. Mehaffey, MD | Founders Award Recipient

Congratulations to UVA resident James H. Mehaffey on receiving the annual Founders Award from the Southern Association for Vascular Surgery. His work, titled "Lower Extremity Bypass is Associated with Lower…

4 Central celebrates opening of 3 additional VIMU beds Today

The Vascular Intermediate Medical Unit (VIMU) is a high-acuity intermediate care unit that cares for medical and surgical vascular patients that need a high level of monitoring. The patient to…