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Celebrated Physician: Tani Jausurawong Wiest, DO

by the MWHC Blog Team
September 09, 2020

“A career in medicine was always in the back of my mind,” Tani Jausurawong Wiest, DO, says of her childhood…

Growing From Within: Ariam Yitbarek, MS, BSN

by the MWHC Blog Team
August 05, 2020

More than two decades ago, Ariam Yitbarek came onboard at MedStar Washington Hospital Center as a nurse in the Cardiac…

Celebrated Physician: Alexander Papolos, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
July 24, 2020

From his first introduction to cardiology at New York Medical College, Alexander Papolos, MD, knew he had found the specialty that would become his career. Inspired by the physiology of…

Celebrated Physician: Reena A. Garg, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
July 17, 2020

If you’re invited to have dinner with the family of Reena A. Garg, MD, be ready to talk medicine. Dr. Garg, an…

We Are Safe and Ready to Care for You

by Gregory J. Argyros, MD, MACP, FCCP, President, MedStar Washington Hospital Center
July 09, 2020

Around the world, COVID-19 has put the entire healthcare system to the test. Here at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, our…

My Experience Working in the Emergency Room During COVID-19

by Carolyn A. Phillips, MD, Emergency Medicine
June 25, 2020

The story of COVID-19 in the emergency department is a study in teamwork, tenacity and resourcefulness. We knew very little…