March 14, 2023MedStar Health Offers New Treatment for Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea as Alternative to CPAP Machine
Patients with moderate to severe sleep apnea can now qualify for a procedure using a surgically implanted device they can activate with a device similar to a TV remote WASHINGTON – More than 6% ...
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August 29, 2022MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute Uses Innovative Tool to Diagnose Coronary Microvascular Dysfunction
WASHINGTON — Melanie McCauley of Fort Washington, Md., first experienced angina, or chest pain, at a bowling tournament. The tightness and pain in her chest, nausea, and sweating became so inten...
August 02, 2022The Burn Center at MedStar Washington Hospital Center Celebrates 50 Years of Pioneering, Innovative Burn Care
WASHINGTON — The Burn Center at MedStar Washington Hospital Center admitted its first patient on July 13, 1972. And for a half-century, the Burn Center has provided groundbreaking surgical, crit...
July 26, 2022
Only Nationally Ranked Heart Program in the Washington Region WASHINGTON – MedStar Washington Hospital Center has again achieved national ranking for Cardiology & Heart Surgery in the 2022-2...
July 22, 2022MedStar Washington Hospital Center is first in Baltimore-Washington region to implant novel, dual-chamber leadless pacemaker
Patients with slow heart rhythm can benefit from new option Washington, DC, July 22, 2022 — The cardiac electrophysiology team at MedStar Washington Hospital Center successfully implanted the first du...
May 25, 2022
WASHINGTON — MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute is pleased to announce that Thomas E. MacGillivray, MD, has been named physician executive director of Cardiac Surgery at MedStar Health, and ...
May 04, 2022
MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute marks launch of new robotic cardiac surgery program WASHINGTON — 64-year-old Brian Cohn of Northwest Washington is returning to his active life after under...