A Joint Effort: You & MedStar Washington Hospital Center for Joint Replacement

by James E. Tozzi, MD, Orthopedic Surgery
September 10, 2020

As patients age and their concerns about maintaining a better quality of life grow, joint reconstruction surgery becomes a reality…

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…

Using Mohs Surgery to Treat Skin Cancer

by Min Deng, MD, Director of Mohs Micrographic Surgery
September 08, 2020

It can certainly be frightening to hear the diagnosis: that innocent-looking spot on your face is a skin cancer. And…

Join Us as We Race to Beat Cancer!

by Harvey Green, VP & Chief Philanthropy Officer
September 03, 2020

Forty years ago, Terry Fox ran his historic Marathon of Hope, covering over 3,000 miles across Canada. For 143 days…

What Young Adults Need to Know About Colorectal Cancer

by Brian Lim Bello, MD, Colon and Rectal Surgeon
September 01, 2020

Colorectal cancer has traditionally been considered an older person’s disease. But according to the American Cancer Society, in 2020, 12%…

Most Neck Bumps Are Benign— But It’s Important to Check

by Victoria Lai, MD, MS, FACS, Endocrine Surgery
September 01, 2020

Of the prevalent diseases affecting patients today, we know that cancer is the deadliest. But thyroid cancer is a type…