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6 Reasons to Become a Nurse at MedStar Washington Hospital Center

by Andrew Riddle, MSN, RN, CCRN Director of Nursing Professional Development
May 07, 2020

If you’re a nursing professional looking for new challenges and an opportunity to advance your skills, look no further than…

Telehealth: The Care You Need—Without Leaving Home

by Ethan A. Booker, MD, FACEP, Medical Director, MedStar Telehealth Innovation Center & MedStar eVisit
April 30, 2020

Staying at home has made getting medical attention more complicated. Both patients and doctors are under pressure, and appointment scheduling…

Celebrated Physician: Nicholas Kessides, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
February 28, 2020

For Chevy Chase, Md., native Nicholas Kessides, MD, joining MedStar Washington Hospital Center as an attending physician in anesthesiology offered…

Celebrated Physician: William Gao, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
February 20, 2020

William Gao, MD, is the first to admit that his field—Otolaryngology—is a mouthful for many patients to pronounce. “Head and…

Celebrated Physician: Ian C. Chang, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
February 14, 2020

A childhood interest in science made medicine a natural career choice for Ian C. Chang, MD. When it came time…

Celebrated Physician: Stanley J. Pietrak III, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
January 24, 2020

It’s not unusual for children of physicians to emulate their parents’ career paths. But Stanley J. Pietrak III, MD, insists…