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Ignoring the Symptoms of Uterine Fibroids Can Lead to More Problems with Your Health.

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Uterine fibroids—it’s not something most of us enjoy talking about. Like a heavy menstrual cycle or urinary incontinence, fibroids can cause embarrassment and inconveniences, and worst of all, severe pain.  Chances are you have had or will experience uterine fibroids in your lifetime. These non-cancerous tumors grow within the smooth muscle tissue of the uterus. The tumors are not typically …

Prostate Artery Embolization backed by the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) as Safe, Effective.

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Virginia Interventional and Vascular Associates’ Board Certified Radiologist, Fellowship Trained in Interventional Radiology, Dr. Gustavo Elias, conducted the very first Prostate Artery Embolization (PAE) procedure in the Fredericksburg Region in August 2018. In collaboration with Mary Washington Healthcare, Virginia Interventional and Vascular Associates (VIVA) is proud to provide PAE, the latest minimally invasive treatment for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia …

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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 …

Chronic abdominal or pelvic discomfort?

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Many women needlessly suffer from pelvic congestion syndrome. If you suffer from chronic abdominal or pelvic discomfort or pain that prevails despite a variety of treatments, you could have pelvic congestion syndrome.  It is a chronic medical condition in women caused by hard-to-detect varicose veins in the pelvis.  The condition often manifests as a constant dull ache, which can be …

Interventional Radiology & Vascular Surgery

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To reach an interventional radiologist or vascular surgeon, please call: VIVA at (540) 654-9118 or RAF Physician Concierge Service at 1-855-RAF-LINE (1-855-723-5463) or email: