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  • May 03, 2016

    By MedStar Health

    Crohn's Disease There are 700,000 Americans suffering from Crohn’s disease—and no matter what they do, nearly 70% of them will eventually require surgery.1 For some, drug therapy and a healthy diet...

  • May 02, 2016

    By MedStar Health

    Bariatric Surgery Bariatric surgery isn’t just for weight-loss. For overweight people with diabetes, it could be a cure- and a life-saver. Studies now show that following bariatric surgery, blood sug...

  • May 01, 2016

    By MedStar Health

    Robot-Assisted Surgery Just a few years ago, surgical treatment for colorectal cancers, inflammatory bowel disease and diverticulitis could prove to be very disruptive for the patient, involving a la...

  • April 30, 2016

    By MedStar Health

    3-D Imaging Guides Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Oral and maxillofacial surgery is an internationally recognized specialty that treats many diseases, injuries and defects of the face, jaw, mouth an...

  • April 29, 2016

    By MedStar Health

    Cardio-Oncology Cardio-oncology is the intersection of heart conditions in patients who have been treated for cancer. Cardiologists can assess patients for potential risk of developing heart condition...

  • April 28, 2016

    By MedStar Health

    Cardiovascular Genetics We’ve all heard the tragic stories of seemingly healthy young adults, who suddenly collapse on a basketball court or football field. Usually, an undiagnosed heart rhythm disord...