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MedStar Health’s Dr. Kelly Ryan Appointed to National Horse Racing Advisory Board

Focus Will be Safety, Integrity Alliance for National Thoroughbred Racing Association   Kelly Ryan, DO BALTIMORE—(June 6, 2018)—MedStar Health sports medicine physician Kelly Ryan, DO, has been named to an advisory board for the National Thoroughbred Racing Association, where she will help determine best practices to keep jockeys across the country safe and healthy. Since partnering with Maryland Racing three years ago, Dr. Ryan and a team of MedStar Health physicians banded together to form MedStar Horsemen’s Health, a program designed to monitor the health of jockeys and other racetrack personnel at Maryland race tracks. A national spotlight has been…

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MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center Names Top Docs to Leadership Roles

Drs. Leigh Matlaga and Nicola London to Lead OB-GYN Department BALTIMORE, Md.—(May 30, 2018)—MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center has named two OB-GYN physicians to leadership roles where they will help guide the department’s operational efforts and ensure the highest quality of safe patient care. Dr. Leigh E. Matlaga, MD Drs. Leigh Matlaga and Nicola London will each assume the role of associate chairman of the department of obstetrics and gynecology at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, under the leadership of chairwoman Kathryn Elgin, MD. Dr. London and Dr. Matlaga will also serve as medical director of the Bel Air and…

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Dr. Kelly Ryan Discusses Concussions in the Horse Racing Industry

With help from Maryland doctors, horse racing industry takes on concussions Kelly Ryan, DO, Sports Medicine Specialist and Member of the Maryland Horsemen's Health System staff, discusses concussions and jockey health with The Baltimore Sun. Dr. Ryan contributed extensively to medical protocols recently approved by a national horse racing body for concussions. “No one has had protocols for concussions, and when you’re here on a daily basis you see how important they are.” Click here to read more.   Media Contacts Debra Schindler Regional Director, Media & Public Relations, MedStar Health Baltimore 410-274-2496 [email protected] Carrie Wells Public Relations Specialist, MedStar Health Baltimore 443-613-1569  [email protected]  

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MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center Teams with Region’s Top Transplant Experts

Patients Meet MedStar Georgetown Transplant Institute Team via Telehealth Patient Speaking with MedStar Transplant Team Through Telehealth BALTIMORE, Md.—(April 6, 2018)— Baltimore-area patients in end-stage liver failure, or with an advanced liver disease are benefiting from the expertise of the lauded team at MedStar Georgetown Transplant Institute (MGTI)– without driving to Washington, DC. Using teleconferencing technology, patients engage in real-time dialogue with the full range of experts necessary for liver transplant evaluations and post-operative visits at the MedStar Franklin Square Center for Digestive Disease. MedStar Franklin Square began offering pre-transplant evaluation once a week with an on-site hepatologist and the…

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