February 21, 2022
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital first in region to combine use of the Ion robot for minimally invasive bronchoscopy for early lung cancer detection with same-day surgery to remove lung tumor W...
April 17, 2018MedStar Georgetown First and Only Center in the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan Region to Offer Proton Therapy for Cancer Patients
(Washington, D.C.,) April 17, 2018- For the first time, cancer patients in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan region have access to the latest cancer-fighting technology, proton radiation therapy, now...
February 19, 2018
WASHINGTON — Family history of breast cancer continues to significantly increase chances of developing invasive breast tumors in aging women — those ages 65 and older, according to research published...
December 05, 2017Fine Arts Aimed at Care of the Whole Person
November 20, 2017
WASHINGTON -- MedStar Health, the largest not-for-profit healthcare system across Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, has named Louis M. Weiner, MD, as director of its MedStar Georgetown Cancer...
October 09, 2017
WASHINGTON — When combined with an already FDA-approved chemotherapy, a novel agent developed by researchers at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, appears to halt the ability of Ewing sa...
September 27, 2017
Can Talcum Powder Cause Ovarian Cancer? What Women Need to KnowWashington, D.C., September 27, 2017 - A handful of multi-million dollar jury awards to women who used baby powder with talcum, and later...