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UM Charles Regional Welcomes New Gastroenterologist

August 17, 2022
Jameel Shareef, DO

Jameel Shareef, DO, a physician with advanced training in internal medicine and digestive disorders, has joined the University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Group – Gastroenterology practice as the team of clinical providers continues to grow to meet the needs of the region’s patients.

University of Maryland Medial System Announces $2.3 Million in Community Grants

August 15, 2022
The University of Maryland Medical System today announced it is providing more than $2.3 million in grants across the state with a strategic focus on addressing issues of food insecurity and employment. The UMMS Community Impact Grant Program is awarding funding to nine individual organizations and one collaborative serving individuals across the System’s footprint in Maryland.

UM Charles Regional Opens Primary Care Office in Bryans Road

July 19, 2022
UM Charles Regional Opens Primary Care Office in Bryans Road

University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Group – Primary Care is expanding its reach into western Charles County with a new location in Bryans Road. The new location opens Monday, July 25, and will provide much-needed medical services to an area that has limited health care options.

UM Charles Regional Honored for High Standards in Stroke Care

June 21, 2022
UM Charles Regional Stroke Team Honored for High Standards
For the fourth year in a row, the University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center has been recognized for excellence in the area of cardiovascular care, specifically as it relates to heart disease and strokes. The hospital is designated a Primary Stroke Center.

 

UM Charles Regional Launches Regional Baby Closet

April 11, 2022
New 'Baby Closet' Opens
To help mothers and their babies get off to a good start, the University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center launched a regional 'Baby Closet' to assist families with diapers, wipes, and other necessities.

UM Charles Regional Opens Urology Practice

April 10, 2022
Dr. David A. Levy
The University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Group opened a new urology practice this week at the Medical Pavilion at 5 N. La Plata Court just off St. Charles Parkway in La Plata. The new practice offers patients a full range of prostate, bladder and kidney urological services.