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Excellent Care that Keeps Employees and Businesses Healthy
When your employees are healthy, your business can thrive.
Dr. Neelesh Kantak on the Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Clinic
With our multidisciplinary medical expertise, we combine current technology, analysis of the latest cancer research, teamwork, and compassion — all to meet our high standards for our patients' care.
Dr. Neelesh Kantak on Pre-pectoral Breast Reconstruction
Neelesh Kantak, MD, a plastic surgeon with the Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group, tells the story of helping a member remain self confident following breast cancer and reconstruction surgery.
Dr. Leon Hwang on Targeted Therapy
Watch Leon Hwang, MD, highlight that we offer our members targeted therapy as part of our cancer treatment program.
Cancer Survivor Angela Crosson with her Surgeon Dr. Neleesh Kantak
Learn about our integrated care model and how it led Angela to say “Dr. Kantak is a wonderful doctor.”
Dr. Shanique Palmer on Targeted Therapy
Targeted therapy uses medicines to attack specific targets or processes of cancer cells. Unlike other treatments, it affects only the cancer cells and not the other cells of the body.
Dr. Shanique Palmer on Immunotherapy
Dr. Shanique Palmer, MD, explains how immunotherapy boosts the body's natural defenses to fight cancer.
Dr. Rahul Tevar on the Multidisciplinary Breast Care Clinic
Our multidisciplinary Breast Care Clinics, which allow our members to receive coordinated care from a team of specialists that include surgeons, medical oncologists, and radiation oncologists.
Dr. Rahul Tevar on Robotic Colonoscopy
The robotic surgery services we offer our members, including robotic colonoscopies, enable surgeons to operate with enhanced vision and precision.
Dr. Rahul Tevar on Radar Localization
Radar localization provides a more advanced level of precision that allows better surgical planning to improve cosmetic results because less tissue may need to be removed.
Dr. Rahul Tevar on Nipple Sparing Masectomies
Our members can have their breast skin and nipples fully intact even with complete mastectomies and immediate reconstructions.
Dr. Rahul Tevar on Advantages of Kaiser Permanente
Ruhal Tevar, MD, believes that Kaiser Permanente “provides the best care in the world – bar none.” Learn why our integrated approach to health care makes that possible.
Empathy and Instinct in Anesthesia: Meet Candice Cody, MD
Anesthesiologist Candice Cody, MD excels at monitoring every moment of a patient's care before, during, and after surgery.
Team-Driven Innovation: Meet Najam Fasihi, MD
Orthopedist Najam Fasihi, MD, former army surgeon and sports medicine physician to professional athletes, brings a wealth of surgical expertise to the Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group (MAPMG).
The Future of Medicine: Remote Patient Monitoring
Through remote patient monitoring, portable, high-tech devices allow data to be delivered on a continual basis straight to your medical team.
New Cancer Treatments That Are Adding Years to Patient Lives
After many years of relatively slow, incremental progress, the field of cancer treatment has erupted and is progressing rapidly.
A Less Invasive Alternative to Open-Heart Surgery: TAVR
In 2011, the FDA approved a procedure called transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) for patients with symptomatic aortic stenosis (AS) for whom open-heart surgery would be too dangerous.
Meet the Doctor: Leslie Sims, MD
Leslie Sims, MD , general and pediatric anesthesiologist, understands her patients' vulnerability. With expertise and empathy, she guides adults and children through the surgical experience.
Meet the Doctor: Amarnath Sortur, MD
"My goal is to do what I can for whomever walks in the door, patient or family member," he says of his career that encompasses private practice in radiology and, since 2016, practicing with MAPMG.
A New Approach to Emergency Medicine: Meet Nelsson Becerra, MD