Will I encounter digestive problems after gastric bypass?

by Ivanesa Pardo, MD, Bariatric Surgeon
June 15, 2017

The headlines may sound alarming: “Weight loss surgery tied to lasting digestive issues.” “After gastric bypass surgery, many experience eating…

How many people should be in the delivery room?

by Tamika Auguste, MD, Obstetrician and Gynecologist
June 12, 2017

Most of the time, welcoming a life is a beautiful, amazing moment. I understand the urge to want to share…

Celebrated Physician: Sara Iqbal, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
June 09, 2017

Who is Dr. Iqbal? The joyful anticipation of childbirth can also be fraught with anxiety, particularly if the pregnancy is considered…

‘GPS’ improves knee and hip replacement outcomes

by Savyasachi C. Thakkar, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon, MedStar Orthopaedic Institute
June 08, 2017

When you get new tires on your car, it’s important that they are balanced and in alignment. This will keep…

The top 3 symptoms mistaken for allergies

by Norman Lester, MD, Otolaryngologist
June 07, 2017

I see hundreds of people every year who ask for help controlling their allergy symptoms. Allergies can be serious and…

How stem cells and skin grafts are shaping the future of burn care

by Jeffrey Shupp, MD, Director, Burn Center
June 05, 2017

I’m never content with the same old burn treatments. I love pushing the envelope and learning new and better ways…