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  • Medical Intel Podcast from Washington Hospital Center - Advancements in healthcare that could make a difference for you and your family.
    May 27, 2016

    By The MWHC Blog Team

    Minimally Invasive Treatment for A-Fib Treating Atrial Fibrillation or A-Fib by Catheter Ablation Catheter ablation is a minimally invasive procedure performed by an electrophysiologist, a cardiologi...

  • Medical Intel Podcast from Washington Hospital Center - Advancements in healthcare that could make a difference for you and your family.
    May 26, 2016

    By The MWHC Blog Team

    Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) Proven Minimally Invasive Approach to Heart Valve Surgery MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute was a pioneer in the development of TAVR becoming the fo...

  • Medical Intel Podcast from Washington Hospital Center - Advancements in healthcare that could make a difference for you and your family.
    May 25, 2016

    By The MWHC Blog Team

    Thyroid Cancer: A Simple Test for Early Detection According to the American Cancer Society, more than 62,000 Americans were diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2015, and it is the most rapidly increasi...

  • Medical Intel Podcast from Washington Hospital Center - Advancements in healthcare that could make a difference for you and your family.
    May 25, 2016

    By The MWHC Blog Team

    Varicose Veins? Know Your Options. Vein disorders affect approximately 55 percent of American women. Fortunately, today’s minimally invasive treatments can relieve pain and improve appearance, ...

  • Medical Intel Podcast from Washington Hospital Center - Advancements in healthcare that could make a difference for you and your family.
    May 24, 2016

    By The MWHC Blog Team

    Healing Chronic Foot Pain: Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections Whether it’s due to plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendinitis or sprains, foot and ankle pain affects over 75 percent of American adults...

  • Medical Intel Podcast from Washington Hospital Center - Advancements in healthcare that could make a difference for you and your family.
    May 23, 2016

    By The MWHC Blog Team

    Your Annual Doctor Visit May be Changing The federally sanctioned U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recently issued new findings about women’s health. The panel of experts recommended that wo...