Cervical Cancer is Preventable

by Ebony R. Hoskins, MD, Gynecologic Oncology
May 11, 2021

Cervical cancer is the fourth most common cancer in women worldwide. Over 14,000 American women are diagnosed each year, and…

Our Nurses: Courageous, Caring, and Resilient

by Tonya R. Washington, MSN, RN
May 06, 2021

As a nurse at MedStar Washington Hospital Center for more than two decades, I have always known that our nursing…

Help Prevent Melanoma with Sunscreen and Skin Checks

by Min Deng, MD, Dermatology, Mohs Surgery
May 03, 2021

Melanin is the pigment that shades our skin and protects it from harmful radiation in sunlight. Because it is naturally…

Growing from Within: Robert Molyneaux, PA-C

by The MWHC Blog Team
April 29, 2021

While many MedStar Washington Hospital Center associates can trace their careers back to the beginning at our hospital, not many…

Compassion Helps Patients Deal with Sensitive Subjects

by The MWHC Blog Team
April 27, 2021

Compassion is a requirement for every medical specialty, but some specialties require doctors to have an exceptional ability to listen…

A new hybrid approach to complex deep venous disease

by The MWHC Blog Team
April 23, 2021

A viable surgical treatment for deep vein post-thrombotic syndrome (PTS) and similar obstructive venous conditions is being pioneered by MedStar…