Virginia Hospital Center (VHC)


1701 N. George Mason
Arlington, VA 22205
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Phone: 703-558-5000
Fax: 571-405-5960

The Children’s National neonatology team at VHC consists of full-time, board-certified neonatologists, neonatal nurse practitioners, physician assistants and hospitalists who manage the care of patients in the well-baby, term nursery and the NICU at VHC, a level III NICU.

This program provides state-of-the-art care for the sick newborn in the Northern Virginia metropolitan area, while connecting this program to pediatric subspecialty services at our downtown location. The program also provides collaborative research opportunities between the VHC and Children’s National clinical research teams.

VHC is also home to comprehensive outpatient cardiology services. To learn more about specific services and resources available, visit Virginia Hospital Center.

Cardiology, Suite 405, 1625 Building; Phone: 703-717-4070 or 571-405-5959

Neonatology/NICU, 2nd floor, 1701 Building; Phone: 703-558-6675

Hospital Main Phone: 703-558-5000

Conditions & Treatments

Conditions & Treatments


An arrhythmia (also called dysrhythmia) is an abnormal rhythm of the heart.


Cardiomyopathy is any disease of the heart muscle in which the heart loses its ability to pump blood effectively.

Heart Failure

Heart failure, also called congestive heart failure, is a condition in which the heart can't pump enough blood to meet the needs of the body's organs.

Heart Murmurs

Murmurs are sounds made by blood circulating through the heart's chambers or valves, or through blood vessels near the heart.


Syncope is a temporary loss of consciousness and muscle tone caused by inadequate blood supply to the brain. Syncope is sometimes also called fainting.

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