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Celebrated Physician: Tammer Elmarsafi, DPM, MBBCh

by the MWHC Blog Team
March 16, 2018

Smiling comes easily to Tammer Elmarsafi, DPM. It’s the result of his inherent good nature, and his passion for helping…

Celebrating 60 Years of Caring

by the MWHC Blog Team
March 09, 2018

On March 10, 1958, the brand new and most modern Washington Hospital Center opened its doors on Irving Street, after…

Celebrated Physician: Matthew Pierce, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
March 02, 2018

Matthew Pierce, MD, certainly understands that not everyone has fond memories of their high school biology dissection assignments. Yet, that’s…

Celebrated Physician: Konstantinos Loupasakis, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
February 16, 2018

Like so many other physicians, Konstantinos Loupasakis, MD, has never outgrown his childhood fascination with the many complexities of the…

LVAD origins: A lifesaving heart device, 30 years in the making

by Steven W. Boyce, MD, Surgical Director, Advanced Heart Failure Program, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute
January 29, 2018

In 1988, MedStar Washington Hospital Center became one of the first four hospitals in the United States to implant a…

Celebrated Physician: Kathryn M. Kellogg, MD, MPH

by the MWHC Blog Team
January 26, 2018

As with any other workplace, MedStar Washington Hospital Center goes to great lengths to maintain a safe environment for physicians,…