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August 31, 2020

Patients discharged from the George Washington University (GW) Hospital Emergency Department can now receive follow-up care from the comfort of their home with GW ER Virtual Health.

“ER Virtual Health visits are just another way The GW Medical Faculty Associates (GW MFA) is committed to…

August 24, 2020

If you're struggling to balance pandemic hand-washing and skin conditions, Dr. Jonathan…

August 18, 2020

Athletes are all too familiar with knee problems. For those who are starting to train again, or are increasing their training intensity, knee pain may become an issue.

August 18, 2020

Hip and knee problems are very common, particularly as people age. Severe issues can lead patients to need a total hip replacement; a surgery that previously had many complications, a longer recovery period, and the potential for extensive scarring. Orthopaedic surgeon…

August 11, 2020

The District of Columbia is one of the top five most physically active regions in the United States according to a January 2020 report released by the Centers for Disease Control. While the health…

August 11, 2020

Physicians may be able to quickly and more accurately identify signs for millions at risk of having a heart attack using a new approach that in early stages offers not only provide a better “picture” of someone’s heart, but also uses artificial intelligence (AI) to detect whether someone is…

August 5, 2020

The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates (GW MFA) is pleased to announce that Ronald Laxton, DNP, MSN, RN, a regional leader in health care nursing operations, will serve as its first chief nursing and allied health services executive.

In this new role, Dr. Laxton will…

August 4, 2020

From playing golf or tennis to poor posture while working, shoulder or elbow pain are common musculoskeletal conditions. What at first may seem like a simple sprain, could be a more serious injury. Zachary Zimmer, MD, an…