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UVA Research Opening Door to New, Targeted Treatments for Deadliest Brain Tumor
UVA research into treating deadly glioblastomas has found an oncogene to target and a way to use focused ultrasound never before possible.
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Two New Nephrologists Now Seeing Patients at New Lynchburg Clinic
The two new board-certified nephrologists specialize in general nephrology, and treat a broad range of conditions. Learn more about the providers, their backgrounds and expertise.
UVA Among the First to Offer Personalized Implant for Spinal Fusion
The aprevo is a personalized fusion implant that is manufactured on demand to precisely match the specific needs of each individual patient. Using advanced technology unavailable just a decade ago, the manufacturer plans, designs and builds a unique device every time.
Newsweek Names UVA Medical Center to Best Maternity Hospitals 2021 List
UVA was recognized for providing safe, high-quality care to mothers and newborns.
CME Spotlight: A Shift to Virtual Learning and Patient Care
With a new educational website tailored to healthcare providers, UVA is stepping in to share best practices and offer support as we move toward virtual care.
U.S. News & World Report: UVA Again No. 1 Hospital in Virginia
The publication’s 2020-2021 “Best Hospitals” guide also ranks eight UVA specialties among the best in the nation.
UVA Earns International Award for Quality Heart and Lung Care
UVA has used Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) since 1991 to help save the lives of patients of all ages, including some patients diagnosed in recent months with COVID-19.
Get to Know: Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon Behzad Farivar, MD
Behzad Farivar, MD, joins UVA Health as the co-director of the new UVA Aortic Center and the associate program director for the vascular surgery fellowship training program in the Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery.
CME Event: “The Public Health Crisis of Racism” Featuring a UVA Family Medicine Physician
Watch today to learn more about the association between racism and health outcomes.