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Quality Radiation Oncology Care Earns National Accreditation for UVA Cancer Center

February 9, 2018

The American College of Radiology has reaccredited the radiation oncology program at the University of Virginia Cancer… read more >

UVA Named to National List of Great Neurosurgery, Spine Programs

February 7, 2018

National healthcare publication Becker’s Hospital Review recently honored University of Virginia Medical Center on its list of 100 hospitals… read more >

193 UVA Physicians Chosen for Best Doctors in America® List

January 29, 2018

The 2017-2018 Best Doctors in America List ® by Best Doctors, Inc., honors 193 University of Virginia Health System… read more >

Anemia Discovery Offers New Targets to Treat Fatigue That Affects Millions

January 22, 2018

A new discovery from the School of Medicine has revealed an unknown clockwork mechanism within the body that controls… read more >

Scleroderma: Study Suggests Hope for a Longer Life

January 12, 2018

An unusual autoimmune disease that causes skin and lung damage can be treated effectively by stem cell transplant, a… read more >

Powerful Glow Lights the Way to Medical Breakthroughs

December 15, 2017

Talk about shedding light on the unknown: A School of Medicine researcher has developed a way to set… read more >

A Gold-Standard Cancer Treatment is in Decline, and Money May Be Why

December 13, 2017

The evidence is clear: Cervical cancer is best treated with brachytherapy, a form of radiation therapy. Yet the use… read more >

UVA Honored on National ‘100 Great Orthopedics Programs’ List

December 11, 2017

Becker’s Hospital Review has selected University of Virginia Orthopedics at UVA Medical Center for its list of 100… read more >

Gut Health a Life-or-Death Factor in C. Difficile Infection, Study Finds

December 2, 2017

Infections caused by the C. difficile bacteria are a serious health threat, especially for older people. But researchers at… read more >

UVA Recognized for Care of Patients With Blood Vessel Tumors

December 1, 2017

University of Virginia Health System has been honored as one of just 12 Comprehensive Clinical Care Centers in the… read more >