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September 9, 2020
Dermatology patients at The GW Medical Faculty Associates (GW MFA) now have access to cutting-edge laser treatment with the addition of Pooja Sodha, MD, FAAD. Sodha, a board-certified cosmetic dermatologist, joined GW MFA in August 2020 to serve as the director of the Center for Laser and Cosmetic…
September 4, 2020
The GW Medical Faculty Associates (GW MFA) earned a score of 99.5% on the 2019 Medicare MACRA/MIPS quality payment program. This score drives Medicare reimbursement, and the GW MFA earned an exceptional performance bonus and an increased reimbursement rate of 1.75% on all 2021 Medicare provider…
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 expanding…
August 24, 2020
If you're struggling to balance pandemic hand-washing and skin conditions, Dr. Jonathan Silverberg, a dermatologist at George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., offers some advice. Read the full article on healthday.com.
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 Joshua Campbell, MD, uses…
August 11, 2020
Dr. Adam Friedman, a professor of dermatology and the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, provides helpful information on the importance of Psoriasis Awareness Month and how patients and physicians can benefit from advanced awareness and action. Read the full…
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 benefits of physical activity are abundant, they come with an increased risk of developing injuries.…
August 11, 2020
Dr. Adam Friedman, a professor of dermatology and the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, comments on how to treat a Brown Recluse bite. Read the full article here.
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…