FRC is the largest radiology practice in the DC metro area, with 22 outpatient imaging facilities conveniently located in Northern VA and Southern MD.
Our team includes over 90 board-certified radiologists in all sub-specialties. Disclaimer:
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FRC is proud to announce that Justin Zakia has joined Fairfax Radiology Centers, LLC (FRC) as Chief Executive Officer.
“I am eager to embrace the challenges of this new role at Fairfax Radiology,” Zakia said. “The medical expertise of the physician group is unequalled, the partnership with Inova is exciting and the company is poised for tremendous growth.”
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According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, eye doctors may be able to detect early signs of heart disease during a comprehensive eye exam. Interested in learning more? Check out this article: https://loom.ly/weDktJw #FRC
At FRC, our imaging specialists meet the highest level of accreditation for coronary CT by the American College of Radiology and American College of Cardiology. If you have warning signs or risk factors of heart disease, discuss with your medical provider about how cardiac screenings can help save your life. Learn more here: https://loom.ly/q9PHwBc #FRC
Women that maintain a good health care routine not only help themselves, but can influence others to manage their own health better. Part of a good health care program includes regular wellness checks with your primary care provider and routine screening exams. Learn more here: https://loom.ly/zSzNX4I #FRC
Exercise is an important factor when it comes to keeping your heart healthy. According to the American Heart Association, even light-intensity activity can help offset the serious health risks of being sedentary. Check out more exercise tips from the American Heart Association here: https://loom.ly/gMNuEk4 #FRC
It's true that when it comes to your heart, what you eat matters. It's important to get plenty of fiber, eat less saturated fat and cut down on sodium. Check out more healthy eating tips from Health.gov here: https://loom.ly/kIUXwRY #FRC
It is important to know that there are many variations of heart disease, but the most common is Coronary Artery Disease (CAD). CAD occurs when plaque builds up on the arteries of the heart. This build up causes the arteries to narrow which limits blood flow. Ultimately, resulting in a heart attack. A few risk factors for CAD are ethnicity, tobacco use, family history of heart disease and high cholesterol. Learn more about risk factors here: https://loom.ly/PJ_TcMk #FRC
With U.S. cancer diagnoses on the rise, screening is essential to finding the disease early—even before symptoms appear—so that treatment options are better. We encourage all who meet appropriate guidelines to consider two basic screenings that can help maintain your health.
1) Screening Mammography (generally women aged 40 and older)
2) Lung Screening LDCT (generally smokers or former smokers and/or others with specific risk factors.)
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The first Friday in February is National Wear Red Day! It's purpose is to bring greater attention to heart disease as a leading cause of death for Americans. Show us how you wear your red below for a chance to be featured on our social media platforms! #FRC
Happy National Women Physicians Day! We would like to take the time to spotlight our very own Dr. Melany Atkins. Dr. Atkins is a cardiac imager; she specializes in the best imaging techniques to diagnose heart and vascular diseases. #FRC
Check out our very own Dr. Cullen Ruff on Good Morning Washington! He was interviewed about the field of radiology and answered some common questions patients may have. Watch his full segment here: https://loom.ly/ZXQf2xM #FRC
We are closing out our New Year elective screening series with some information about Screening Mammography. Screening mammograms may be recommended for women under 40 if there is a family history of breast cancer, or if they have other known risk factors. Learn more here: https://loom.ly/lsdPgzg #FRC
According to the American Cancer Society, the most recent estimate of thyroid cancer in the United States is over 50,000 new cases per year. There are four main types of thyroid cancer and each behaves differently. When found at an early stage, most can be treated successfully. Learn more about thyroid health here: https://loom.ly/NJsyvEI #FRC
Our doctors have years of experience in treating patients in Northern Virginia and the greater D.C. area, and are highly regarded by their medical peers in the community.
Mustafa M. Syed, D.O. specializes in Interventional Radiology and has been with #FRC since 2017. An exciting change that he has seen at Fairfax Radiology Centers is the adoption of new imaging systems that feature multiple service lines and greatly improve care. #FRC
Next up in our elective screening series is Lung Screening. An annual Lung Screening is recommended for people at higher risk for developing lung cancer. Learn more about the specialized low dose CT examinations FRC offers here: https://loom.ly/id9kWDg
Looking to join Fairfax Radiology Centers team? We're hiring! Click here to submit your application or to view current job openings: https://loom.ly/o-te_zI #FRC
Curious what to expect during a Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA)? At Fairfax Radiology, this procedure is similar to a blood draw, relatively fast and provides immediate results. Check out our video to see what it is like to have an FNA at #FRC: https://loom.ly/DMjVEdQ
Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) - What to Expect During an Image-Guided Thyroid Biopsy, sound waves are used to help guide the precise placement of a fine needle within the suspicious thyroid nodule so that...
Here at Fairfax Radiology Centers, we know you want the very best care for yourself and your loved ones. With that in mind, we're introducing you to some of our amazing team members.
Brigid A. Castro, M.D. is a radiologist that specializes in nuclear medicine. When asked one recent change she has seen at #FRC that excited her, she highlighted that we recently replaced old PET/CT scanning machines with new ones.
FRC now offers a safe and reliable screening alternative for patients that cannot or choose not to undergo conventional colonoscopy screening called a CT Virtual Colonoscopy. It may be used to aid in the early detection of colon cancer. Learn more about what to expect from your Virtual Colonoscopy here: https://loom.ly/x9lfojc #FRC
Screening exams are used to detect unsuspected abnormalities and are an important part of health maintenance. Next up in our screening resolutions series is Heart Screening.
A Calcium Scoring CT Heart Scan is an accurate predictor of future heart attack risk. This information can help guide lifestyle changes and/or medical intervention. Click here to request an appointment: https://loom.ly/93Uatiw #FRC
January is Thyroid Awareness Month, and we are kicking it off with some information about thyroid health! The thyroid gland regulates the body’s metabolic rate, muscle and digestive function, bone maintenance and has many other functions. Learn more here: https://loom.ly/saftfFU #FRC
Make your health one of your top priorities this year at #FRC! We're kicking off the new year with a series of screening exam resolutions.
First up: Bone Density Scans (or DXA). What is DXA? It's a specialized test that uses a very small dose of radiation to measure bone density and help determine risk for fractures. Talk to your doctor today to find out if a #BoneDensityScan is right for you.
#FRC would like to wish everyone a safe and fun New Years Eve! What are some of your goals for 2022? Let us know in the comments section!
Next month is #ThyroidAwarenessMonth, and there is no better time to learn about the warning signs of possible thyroid disease. Thyroid cancer can occur at any age, but the risk peaks earlier for women. Learn more about the signs and symptoms of a possible thyroid condition here: https://loom.ly/saftfFU #FRC
Suzanne Robinson, Marche Strickland Yarborough and Mina Hage proudly represented Fairfax Radiology Centers at the December meeting of @Sterling Women earlier this month. We would like to thank the Sterling Women for having us! #FRC
Thank you to our friends from Image360 Dulles for installing a new sign behind the reception desk at our Landsdowne location. Check out some photos of their awesome work below! #FRC
Happy Holidays from all of us at Fairfax Radiology Centers! We are wishing everyone a safe and fun holiday break with their loved ones. Show us how you are celebrating with the hashtag #FRCHolidaySpirit for a chance to be featured! #FRC
Check out one of our awesome #FRC physician service representatives delivering Centreville boxes to Dr. Erika LeBaron. We are grateful for every member of our incredible staff that have worked so hard all year long!
#FRC prioritizes convenience, quality, and overall value of all our imaging services. Because situations vary, we encourage you to talk with your insurance company and imaging provider about eligibility, benefits and financial responsibility prior to a scheduled procedure. Learn more here: https://loom.ly/-2VS990
Interventional radiology is a specialized field of medicine that utilizes imaging and minimally invasive devices to diagnose and treat medical conditions. Interventional radiology has many advantages and can be more effective than other traditional treatment techniques. Click here to learn if interventional radiology might be the right choice for you: https://loom.ly/33ORp3s #FRC
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Bernice D. Griffith, MD | Radiologist Fairfax Radiology Consultants | Fairfax, Virginia
Dr. Albert Chun Vascular Interventional Radiologist Board Certified in Vascular and Interventional Radiology since 2005. Former Instructor of Radiology at Harvard University and Assistant Professor of Radiology and Surgery at George Washington University
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We strive to distinguish ourselves as the premier provider of diagnostic and interventional radiology services in the Northern Virginia area.