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News Posts in April, 2014

OXON HILL, Md. – Nearly 19 million Americans are diabetic according to the American Diabetes Association. For those who are diagnosed, Fort Washington Medical Center (FWMC) is offering a three-part, comprehensive diabetes education series of ...

Oxon Hill, Md. (April 1, 2014) - Fort Washington Medical Center ranked among the top safest local hospitals, according to Consumer Reports magazine. Consumer Reports recently investigated hospital safety in the United States for the first time. In ...

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Jody Beard has suffered from knee pain for many years. Not anymore, thanks to knee replacement surgery through the Fort Washington Medical Center Joint Replacement Program.
This surgery has changed my life. I no longer lay on shopping carts for support or agonize when walking on concrete. After two knee replacements, now I am all over the place. I’m walking around the school where I work without pain. My granddaughter says I don’t walk like a penguin anymore. I have my surgeon and the FWMC staff to thank for that!
~ Jody Beard