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Virginia Interventional and Vascular Associates Ranked Top Honors in the “Best of the Burg” 2019 Contest

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FREDERICKSBURG, VA – July 8, 2019 – Medical Imaging of Fredericksburg (MIF) and Virginia Interventional and Vascular Associates (VIVA) took first and second place respectively for the “Best Medical Imaging” awards in the 2019 “Best of the Burg” contest. This yearly contest, sponsored by The Free Lance-Star and Fredericksburg.com, uncovers the best options for health/beauty year after year.  Medical Imaging …

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How to Get Rid of Varicose Veins

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Varicose veins are a common condition, affecting an estimated 40 million people in the U.S. The swollen, discolored, and enlarged veins can cause varying degrees of discomfort. In many cases, varicose veins are a sign of underlying concerns. Fortunately, there are a variety of treatment options for varicose veins. These minimally invasive, image-guided procedures are a far cry from the …

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Vein Health: Understanding the Risks Associated with Venous Disease.

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Why Does Your Vein Health Matter? The circulatory system, also known as the vascular system, is the network of organs and vessels that transport nourishment to every cell in the human body. A chief component of this critical system is the thin-walled, interconnected web of structures called veins. Veins are responsible for returning blood to the heart. There are two …

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Ready to bare your legs in warmer weather?

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Varicose veins are now easy to treat. With warmer weather approaching, it’s time to think seriously about your legs.  Not only how they look, but also how they feel.  If you suffer from varicose veins and you dread the thought of exposing your legs during the warm months, now is the perfect time to consider treatment of varicose veins.  The …

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VIVA conveniently positioned to treat PAD

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Do you experience pain in your legs when walking, resting or at night?  If so, you might suffer from Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD). Eight to 10 million Americans suffer from PAD, characterized by poor blood flow to their arms, legs or feet.  It can result from smoking, diabetes, longstanding high blood pressure, atherosclerosis, advanced age or high cholesterol. It can …