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Our top 5 healthcare news stories of 2017

by the MWHC Blog Team
January 10, 2018

From a solar eclipse with potential vision threats to a shift in long-standing heart health guidelines, 2017 was a remarkable…

Celebrated Physician: Maryann Amirshahi, MD, PharmD

by the MWHC Blog Team
December 22, 2017

The bustling environment of Emergency Medicine may seem worlds away from the relatively benign atmosphere of the corner pharmacy. But…

Living a pain-free lifestyle after double knee replacement surgery

by the MWHC Blog Team
December 20, 2017

This Christmas will be extra-special for Barbara Lott. For the first time in several years, the 68-year-old Washington, D.C., resident…

Celebrated Physician: Michael J. Sherman, DO

by the MWHC Blog Team
December 08, 2017

Michael Sherman, DO, director of MedStar Washington Hospital Center’s Nephrology and Hypertension Clinic, says solving problems and working with people…

Celebrated Physician: Kevin Handy, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
November 03, 2017

With the alarming rise in the abuse of prescription and non-prescription opioids dominating the headlines, many medical professionals may be…

Celebrated Physician: Sarika Rao, DO

by the MWHC Blog Team
October 20, 2017

When helping patients tackle the challenges of endocrine cancer, Sarika Rao, DO, believes that trust is often the most important…