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September 15, 2020

September is National Skin Care Awareness Month, and whether it’s finding a good moisturizer or removing an unsightly wart, the health of your skin is important. As summer comes to an end, it’s also critical to do self-checks on your skin to make sure any sun spots are not a sign of something…

September 9, 2020

Dermatology patients at The GW Medical Faculty Associates (GW MFA) now have access to cutting-edge laser treatment with the addition of Pooja Sodha, MD, FAAD.

Sodha, a board-certified cosmetic…

September 4, 2020

The GW Medical Faculty Associates (GW MFA) earned a score of 99.5% on the 2019 Medicare MACRA/MIPS quality payment program. This score drives Medicare reimbursement, and the GW MFA earned an exceptional performance bonus and an increased reimbursement rate of 1.75% on all 2021 Medicare provider…

September 2, 2020

What follows is a patient story that illustrates how our typical interaction with a patient, social service agencies, and the community, as a whole, yields obvious value for the patient and for our health care system.  Just like this case, we are able to decrease human suffering, expensive…

August 31, 2020

Patients discharged from the George Washington University (GW) Hospital Emergency Department can now receive follow-up care from the comfort of their home with GW ER Virtual Health.

“ER Virtual Health visits are just another way The GW Medical Faculty Associates (GW MFA) is committed to…

August 24, 2020

If you're struggling to balance pandemic hand-washing and skin conditions, Dr. Jonathan…

August 18, 2020

Athletes are all too familiar with knee problems. For those who are starting to train again, or are increasing their training intensity, knee pain may become an issue.

August 18, 2020

Hip and knee problems are very common, particularly as people age. Severe issues can lead patients to need a total hip replacement; a surgery that previously had many complications, a longer recovery period, and the potential for extensive scarring. Orthopaedic surgeon…

August 11, 2020

The District of Columbia is one of the top five most physically active regions in the United States according to a January 2020 report released by the Centers for Disease Control. While the health…