Innovations

5 Breakthrough Breast Cancer Treatments.

by Christopher M. Gallagher, MD, Medical Director of Cancer Services
October 15, 2021

From screening to treatment—and everything in between—breast cancer care is improving rapidly. And MedStar Health is at the forefront of…

Custom-Made Complex Aortic Devices Give High-Risk Patients Repair Opportunity, Better Quality of Life.

by Javairiah Fatima, MD
October 01, 2021

When it comes to the aorta—the main artery that takes blood away from the heart to the rest of the…

A Human Approach to Robotic Prostate Surgery: Improving Quality of Life After Cancer Treatment

by Jonathan Hwang, MD
September 17, 2021

For years, the main goal of prostate cancer surgery was to get rid of the cancer, potentially adding years of…

How Education, Technology, and Teamwork Prevent Sepsis Deaths

by Miriam Fischer, MD
September 03, 2021

September is Sepsis Awareness Month—an important time for patients and health care providers to learn more about this life-threatening condition….

Investing in the Best: How We Provide Top-Rated Heart Care

by Stuart F. Seides, MD
August 19, 2021

MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute has once again been ranked a top heart hospital by US News & World Report….

Raising the Bar: 4 Patient-Centric Goals From Our Exceptional Heart Surgery Team.

by Abeel A. Mangi, MD
July 14, 2021

MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute has built a legacy of exceptional research, education, and patient care. Now, we are raising…