|MedStar Health Brings Women’s Specialty Care to Chevy Chase
November 1, 2012
Washington, D.C., Nov. 1, 2012 - Women’s health experts from MedStar Washington Hospital Center and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital are now available closer to home for many Montgomery County and northwest Washington women with the opening of the Women’s Specialty Center at 5454 Wisconsin Ave., in Chevy Chase, Md.
“We are delighted to offer services that, until now, were mostly available only in academic medical centers,” said Abbie Fields, MD, a gynecologic oncologist, who specializes in cancers of the female reproductive system. Dr. Fields is the medical director of Gynecologic Oncology at the Washington Cancer Institute at MedStar Washington Hospital Center.
Also available at the MedStar Women’s Specialty Center are experts in women’s cardiology, breast health, endocrinology, maternal-fetal medicine, genetics, pelvic surgery and ovarian and uterine cancers.
The office is located in the Barlow Building and includes on-site parking. The office is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., by appointment only. All insurances are accepted. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 301-280-4140, or visit www.medstarwashington.org/mwsc
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About MedStar Health:
As the largest healthcare provider in the Maryland-Washington, D.C., region, MedStar Health’s nine hospitals, MedStar Health Research Institute and 20 other health-related organizations are recognized regionally and nationally for excellence in medical care. MedStar combines the best aspects of academic medicine, research, innovation and treatments with a complete spectrum of clinical services to advance patient care. MedStar has one of the largest graduate medical education programs in the country, training more than 1,100 medical residents annually and is the clinical partner of Georgetown University. As a $4 billion not-for-profit, regional healthcare system based in Columbia, Md., MedStar is one of the largest employers in the region. Our 27,000 associates, including more than 7,000 nurses and 5,600 affiliated physicians, support MedStar Health’s patient-first philosophy that combines care, compassion and clinical excellence with an emphasis on customer service. Visit us at www.medstarhealth.org