Riverside is one of Virginia's most comprehensive healthcare providers. With over 330 medically distinguished physicians across nearly every speciality and some of the most advanced technology and treatment centers in the country, we provide our patients with unparalleled care.
For your convenience, we've outlined some of the specialty services for which we most commonly refer patients. Riverside has a full range of healthcare services and facilities available if needed.
Specialized treatment for all types of cancer is provided at our two Riverside Cancer Care Centers. The Riverside Middle Peninsula Cancer Care Center provides care in a convenient, local setting while the nearby Cancer Care Center in Newport News on the campus of Riverside Regional Medical Center ensures that you have access to a wide range of world-class treatment options. Our patient navigators work individually with patients to provide personalized attention throughout every stage of diagnosis and treatment.
Continuing care for seniors
Riverside is a tireless and vocal advocate in the ability of seniors to age gracefully, exercising personal choice where and how they live. We provide many senior services including continuing care services, retirement communities, convalescence centers and home health services.
Riverside provides a wide range of imaging services in diagnostic facilities located throughout Southeast Virginia and on the Middle Peninsula and Northern Neck. Services include:
- Digital Screening and Diagnostic Mammography
- General Ultrasound and Breast Ultrasound
- Bone Densitometry
- MRI and mobile MRI
- CT Scan (CAT scan)
- Nuclear Medicine
- Mobile PET
Laboratory (draw sites only)
We are strongly committed to providing you with the tools and skills needed to effectively self-manage diabetes. Services we provide include diabetes and nutrition education, "how to" classes and support groups.
Riverside Emergency Departments deliver lifesaving care around the clock in four emergency rooms across southeast Virginia. As a service to our patients, on riversideonline.com we publish current wait time to see a doctor (or physician assistant).
If you have a non-life threatening emergency, Riverside Regional Medical Center offers emergency room appointments. Simply go online and select an appointment time, wait in the comfort of your own home or anywhere else you choose, and come to the emergency room at your scheduled time. You will be seen within 15 minutes - guaranteed.
Fitness and health improvement classes
Riverside offers Wellness and Fitness Centers in Newport News and Gloucester. Our centers blend traditional fitness with preventive care, such as health assessments and health improvement classes.
Dietcise is an 8-week program that combines fat-burning exercise in a non-intimidating group setting with nutrition education from one of our registered dietitians. Lose body fat, improve eating habits and help control your blood sugar, cholesterol and blood pressure.
Smokeless® is a nationally recognized smoking cessation program that curbs withdrawal discomfort and irritability while helping to prevent weight gain.
Heart and vascular services
Riverside Heart and Vascular Center at Regional Medical Center is the Peninsula's only medical facility specializing in leading-edge diagnostic, emergency and elective heart and cardiovascular care including open heart surgery.
Riverside makes it possible for you or a loved one to receive sophisticated, at home medical care after an illness, injury or surgery. Home care begins with a referral from your physician, who will work with the Home Care staff to establish a plan of care.
Riverside hospitals serve communities throughout Southeast Virginia including the Middle Peninsula, Northern Neck and Eastern Shore. Should you be admitted to one of our hospitals, we will coordinate your care with the hospital physician or hospitalist.
Physical therapy outpatient centers
Riverside offers physical therapy and sports medicine in outpatient facilities throughout the area.
Riverside Medical Group offers hundreds of local specialists in almost every medical field. Your Riverside primary care provider can provide a referral and coordinate your care. Find a specialist.
Outpatient surgery centers
Riverside offers several outpatient surgery centers for the convenience of our patients.
Recovery from illness or surgery
Riverside provides all levels of comprehensive rehabilitation for recovery from an illness, accident, general surgery, joint replacement surgery, a heart attack or stroke. Our staff can answer questions and help you find the appropriate care for your situation.
Sleep disorders centers
Riverside Sleep Disorder Centers, located in Newport News, Williamsburg and Gloucester, provide comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders for adults and children.