MedStar Health Video Visits

How your primary care provider can help you prevent heart disease- via your smartphone, tablet, or computer.

Dr. Briana Newkirk, MD, MedStar Medical Group at Navy Yard April 10, 2020

Every 37 seconds, someone in the United States dies from heart disease. The good news is there are things you…

10 tips to keep your family healthy while at home.

Dr. Rachelle Barrett Toman, MD, Family Medicine April 24, 2020

Parents and kids alike are finding themselves navigating new routines at home while businesses and schools are closed because of…

How to set up an ergonomic workstation at home.

Kate Ayoub, PT, DPT April 29, 2020

If you are one of the many people working remotely to maintain social distance during the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s important…

8 surprising reasons you may need physical therapy.

Jared Miller, PT, DPT May 01, 2020

When you’re recovering from an injury or surgery, it’s common to see a physical therapist who can help you regain…

5 tips for managing stress during pregnancy (and how video visits with your doctor can help).

Dr. Ngozi Wexler, MD, Chair, Ob/Gyn Department, MedStar Montgomery Medical Center May 06, 2020

Pregnancy can bring on a mix of emotions for many women. And sometimes, excitement about the baby can be overshadowed…

4 reasons why you should have a primary care provider.

Dr. Emile Rochon, MD May 13, 2020

Many people unfortunately wait until they’re sick to find a doctor. Delaying preventative care or avoiding the doctor’s office altogether;…