November 4, 2020
This past February marked the 13th year at the George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates for Nykiah Betts, who serves as the clerkship coordinator for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, interfacing with students during their six-week rotations in the department.
October 28, 2020
The flu shot is the first line of defense. Help protect yourself and your family against the influenza virus. When it’s flu season, take the necessary steps to stay healthy. That means separating fact from fiction.
September 21, 2020
Dr. Pooja Sodha, Director of the Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology at The GW Medical Faculty Associates, breaks down the symptoms and treatments of psoriasis, rosacea, and eczema. Read the full article on thehealthy.com.
September 15, 2020
September is National Skin Care Awareness Month, and whether it’s finding a good moisturizer or removing an unsightly wart, the health of your skin is important. As summer comes to an end, it’s also critical to do self-checks on your skin to make sure any sun spots are not a sign of something more…
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…