Winter Edition

image of the Maryland Health Matters Winter 2019 coverThank you for reading the latest issue of Maryland's Health Matters! At UMMC Midtown Campus, we are committed to giving you and your family the information you need to live healthfully. Use the links below to explore some of our news, events, services and teams that were mentioned in our magazine:

Cover Story: Providers at the ENT Program at the University of Maryland Medical Center treat a wide range of medical problems related to the ear, nose, throat, head and neck.

To make an appointment with an ENT specialist call 410-328-6866.

Learn more about ENT Services

Get Better Faster with Physical Therapy (page 15)

The UM Rehabilitation Network at University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus is a regional leader in comprehensive outpatient therapy services. Services offered at our site include physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech and language therapy, and a pediatric rehabilitation program, Just for Kids.

In this video, Brenda Ciccarone, speech language pathologist from the Just For Kids Program in the department of rehabilitation services discussed pediatric rehabilitation for cochlear implants live on Facebook.

Learn more about Rehabilitation Services

Physician Spotlight: Dr. Rachid Aouchiche (page 5): Did you know that every day you use almost half your brain for vision-related activities like seeing and moving the eyes? Neuro-ophthalmologists specialize in vision problems that relate to the central nervous system, including loss of sight from injury to the brain, spine of optic nerve. Dr. Rachid Auouchiche is an assistant professor of ophthalmology and visual sciences at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and an neuro-ophthalmologists at Maryland Eye Associates and the Friedenwald Eye Institute at UMMC Midtown Campus. Watch as Dr. Auouchiche discusses eye problems and neurological disorders in the video below.

To schedule an appointment at the Fiedenwald Eye Institute call 410-225-8070. Learn more about the Friedenwald Eye Institute at University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus.

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