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Winchester Cardiology and Vascular Medicine l Valley Health welcomes Dr. Raveen Chawla.

Dr ChawlaDr. Chawla is an interventional cardiologist. He was born in India and moved to the United States at a young age and grew up in Fairfax County, Northern Virginia. A graduate of Virginia Commmonwealth University School of Medicine, he completed his residency at Virginia Commonwealth University and his fellowship at Christiana Care Health System (Cardiology), University of Connecticut (Heart Failure) and Baylor Scott & White (Interventional Cardiology).

Dr. Chawla shares a strong understanding and love of family. He chose the field of cardiology as he finds it is constantly advancing and evolving to truly help people live longer, more fulfilling lives. He will be providing care for patients in the Winchester area and addressing medical issues such as:

  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypertension (Blood Pressure)
  • Hyperlipidemia (Cholesterol)
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Pericarditis

For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact us at 540-662-0306.

Dr. Alexander Performs 100th Watchman Procedure for AFib Treatment

Alexander And Watchman Device

Valley Health Winchester Medical Center’s Watchman team paused briefly at the end of March (2022) to recognize cardiologist and electrophysiologist Daniel Alexander, DO, for completing his 100th procedure to implant a device in the heart to help prevent stroke in certain patients with Atrial Fibrillation (AFib). Click here to read more.

Healthy Heartbeats

Advanced Valve Center Delivers Top-Notch Cardiac Care

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Featuring: Members of Our Team

Fatigue and shortness of breath can be signs of a cardiovascular condition called stenosis. Fortunately, Valley Health has a multidisciplinary team who specialize in structural heart problems, heart valve pathology, interventional therapies and more. Click here to read the blog and learn more.

Treating Atrial Fibrillation

Holistic Care For This Common Cardiac Condition

AFIB Care Team

Featuring: Members of Our Team

Atrial fibrillation (AFib) is a common heart rhythm disorder that affects 20 million to 25 million Americans. At Valley Health, experts who specialize in heart rhythm disorders offer an individually tailored approach to AFib care. Click here to read the blog and learn more about this condition and how we can manage it.

Low Dose Aspirin: To Take or Not To Take

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Featuring: Saif Al-Najafi, MD

For years, the daily use of a low dose (81mg) aspirin was recommended by many physicians as a strategy to prevent or mitigate future heart attacks, stroke and other cardiovascular problems. This blog post (published in 2019) goes over updated guidelines that were issued for the daily use of a low dose aspirin. Click here to read the blog post.