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It’s Hot Out! Tips to Stay Safe during Extreme Heat

by Jeffrey Dubin, MD, Chief Medical Officer
July 18, 2019

We’re no strangers to hot summer days in the District of Columbia. But when the thermometer inches toward and above…

Electric Scooter Safety: Avoid These Common Injuries while on the Road

by Robert Golden, MD, Chief of Orthopaedic Trauma
July 16, 2019

Almost every day on my work commute, I see someone riding an electric (or motorized) scooter, a surging form of…

6 Simple Tips to Prevent Summertime Burns

by Jeffrey Shupp, MD, Director, Burn Center
July 01, 2019

Hear “summer” and “burns” in the same sentence and “sunburn” probably comes to mind. But that’s not the burn that…

Celebrated Physician: Victoria Lai, MD, MS

by The MWHC Blog Team
June 07, 2019

There are all kinds of reasons to pursue a career in medicine. For Victoria Lai, MD, MS, the motivation was…

Celebrated Physician: Kenneth L. Fan, MD

by The MWHC Blog Team
April 12, 2019

Kenneth Fan, MD, recalls when Plastic Surgery’s ability to make a difference in a patient’s life truly hit home. On…

Celebrated Physician: Thomas J. Cusack, MD, MS

by The MWHC Blog Team
March 01, 2019

It’s a rare moment when Thomas J. Cusack, MD, MS, is not actively engaged in some activity. When he’s not…