MedStar Sports Medicine Is Committed To Reducing Risk Of Youth Lacrosse Injuries
Releases New Study, in Collaboration with US Lacrosse, Finding Safety Initiatives Consistent with Youth Concussion Report Recommendations.

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MedStar Union Memorial Hospital Receives Grant from the Planet Dog Foundation to Establish Security Canine Program
The canine program will assist MedStar Union Memorial security personnel to reduce the rates of assaults and elopements on campus, as well as alleviate the number of calls for security assistance.

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MedStar Health Welcomes Michael S. Shear, MD, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Specialist
Dr. Shear specializes in electromyography and nerve conduction studies, as well as the treatment and rehabilitation of injuries to the musculoskeletal system, including bones, muscles, joints, tendons, ligaments and related tissues.

Category : Orthopaedics and sports medicine ,

The Curtis National Hand Center Chief James Higgins, MD, Awarded Prestigious Fellowship
Dr. Higgins is the third former Hand Center fellow to be chosen to receive this award. His hand surgical practice is highlighted by a clinical and research interest in the microsurgical treatment of upper extremity trauma.

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Dana Frank, MD, Named Chairman of Departments of Medicine at MedStar Good Samaritan and MedStar Union Memorial
His appointment represents the strengthening partnership between both two entities and is a key part of MedStar Good Samaritan’s and MedStar Union Memorial’s future.

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MedStar Union Memorial Hospital Welcomes Leonie Prao, MD, Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician
Dr. Prao offers expert non-operative treatment of musculoskeletal conditions specific to sports and exercise in athletes and active patients of all ages and skill levels.

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MedStar Union Memorial Hospital Welcomes James C. Dreese, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dr. Dreese is fellowship trained in sports medicine, specializes in reconstructive surgery of the knee and shoulder, specifically for ligament, meniscus and cartilage problems in the knee, and instability and rotator cuff injuries in the shoulder.

Category : Orthopaedics and sports medicine ,

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MedStar Union Memorial Hospital Ranks Among Nation’s Top Hospitals
For the seventh consecutive year, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital was named on the coveted annual list.

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MedStar Union Memorial Hospital President Bradley Chambers Elected to Maryland Hospital Association Executive Committee
Chambers will serve a one-year term on the Executive Committee, after which he will be eligible for re-election to two additional one-year terms in this position.

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