A Healthy Diet Delivered to Your Door

by the MWHC Blog Team
November 02, 2016

Americans spend less time cooking and sitting down to eat than in decades past. Time is a barrier to a…

Improving Breast Health: One Ward at a Time

by the MWHC Blog Team
October 21, 2016

Screening tests are a powerful weapon in the fight against breast cancer. Mammography is a breast cancer screening tool used…

5 Top Things Pharmacists Want You to Know

by the MWHC Blog Team
October 19, 2016

MedStar Washington Hospital Center pharmacists play a vital role in the healthcare team and are involved in monitoring safe and effective…

Avoid a Hyperparathyroidism Misdiagnosis

by Jennifer Rosen, MD, Chief, Endocrine Surgery
October 17, 2016

Almost all of us have four parathyroid glands, located next to the thyroid gland in the neck. They are an…

Overnight Radiologists: Providing Patient Care Around the Clock

by the MWHC Blog Team
October 14, 2016

Tina Rosenbaum, MD, has been an emergency room physician at MedStar Washington Hospital Center for 12 years – and for…

Latest Robotic Technology Brings New Benefits to Patients

by the MWHC Blog Team
October 13, 2016

When one of our patients is considering or about to undergo a surgical procedure at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, we…