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New VIVA Accreditations & 10 Years of Innovation in Patient Care

Virginia Interventional & Vascular Associates (VIVA) has achieved two accreditations that speak to the excellence of its patient care, noted VIVA Director Jennifer Dawson. The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) has accredited VIVA following...

Advanced PET/CT Coming This Summer

Medical Imaging of Fredericksburg is eagerly awaiting new PET/CT equipment that will further improve the region’s imaging capabilities for local cancer patients, said Practice Administrator Chris Snyder. The center expects to begin using the new equipment this summer....

New Medicare Rule Requires Clinical Decision Support Proof

According to current Medicare regulations, starting January 1, 2018, providers who order advanced outpatient imaging tests for Medicare patients must first consult with an approved clinical decision support (CDS) system or the studies will not be covered, reported...

Dr. Christopher M. Meyer Elected President of RAF

Christopher M. Meyer, MD, has been named president of Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg (RAF). RAF physicians serve patients at Mary Washington Hospital, Stafford Hospital, Medical Imaging of Fredericksburg, LLC, RAF’s interventional radiology practice Virginia...

Stroke Prevention Services Available

From ultrasound tests to complex vascular procedures, Virginia Interventional & Vascular Associates (VIVA) provides patients with comprehensive services that assist in preventing strokes. One of the main causes of stroke is carotid artery stenosis, which is a buildup...

When Minutes Count, Medical Imaging Tests Aid Rapid Stroke Response

Fast medical imaging tests are critical for accurate stroke diagnosis and treatment. Armed with the results of computed tomographic (CT) scans, radiologists support medical response teams to help determine whether a patient has suffered a stroke or has another...

New test helps detect early-stage heart disease

By CATHY JETT THE FREE LANCE–STAR Feb 18, 2017 (0) Debra Randolph doesn’t smoke and walks 3 to 5 miles at a clip, but she also has high blood pressure and a family history of heart disease. When the Orange County ophthalmic technician read about a new test that could...

New Treatment for Enlarged Prostates

Prostate artery embolization is a new, minimally invasive treatment for men with severe cases of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) who have other conditions that make traditional surgery risky. Interventional radiologists with Virginia Interventional & Vascular...

Health Scan Screenings Available For Heart, Lung, Colorectal Diseases

Health Scan, a program of Medical Imaging of Fredericksburg, offers proven screenings for the early detection of heart disease, lung cancer, and colorectal cancer. Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg (RAF) physicians clinically manage and supervise the screenings...