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Here are some of the MedStar physicians currently performing IME's within the MedStar network. Click on pictures for contact information:

Richard Hinton, MD      Richard Levine, MD         Stuart Miller, MD
 Knee & Shoulder        Knee & Shoulder        Foot & Ankle 

Kenneth Means, MD       Jason Hammond, MD      Douglas Shepard, MD
Wrist, Hand, Elbow,           Knee & Shoulder           Knee, Shoulder, Ankle    
& Shoulder
                                                 Wrist & Neck

Profiling Physicians across the

MedStar Network...

Brent Wiesel, MD

Brent Wiesel, MD, is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in shoulder and elbow surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Wiesel also performs  Independent Medical Evaluations.

Dr. Wiesel graduated from University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and completed both his general and orthopaedic surgery internship and orthopaedic residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He then obtained a fellowship in shoulder and elbow surgery from the Rothman Institute in Philadelphia, PA.

Dr. Wiesel is currently the Chief of Shoulder Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and sees patients at:
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
3800 Reservoir Road, NW
Pasquerilla Healthcare Center (PHC)
Ground Floor
Washington, DC 20007

MedStar Orthopaedics at Chevy Chase
5530 Wisconsin Ave.
Suite 960
Chevy Chase, MD 20815

To schedule, please call 202-444-8766 or click here for more information.

Carter Mitchell, MD
Carter Mitchell, MD, is a board‐certified orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in arthroscopy and treats all types of sports injuries, including injuries to the shoulder, elbow, knee, ankle, and foot. Dr. Mitchell has specific training in the treatment of cartilage defects of the knee with articular cartilage implantation and meniscal transplantation. In addition, he performs total joint replacement surgery of the shoulder, hip and knee.

A native of Bethesda, Maryland, Dr. Mitchell graduated from St. Albans school. He attended Brown University and graduated with a degree in Law and Public Policy in 1997. He then conducted basic science research at the National Institutes of Health for a year before attending MedStar Georgetown University Hospital for medical school. Dr. Mitchell remained at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital for his general surgery internship as well as for his orthopaedic residency. After completing his orthopaedic training, Dr. Mitchell moved to Birmingham, Alabama to do a fellowship in orthopaedic sports medicine with Dr. James Andrews at the American Sports Medicine Institute.
Dr. Mitchell sees patients at:

MedStar Montgomery Medical Center
18101 Prince Philip Drive, Suite 325
Olney, MD 20832
To schedule, please call (301) 774‐8958 or click here for more information

Francis McGuigan, MD

Francis X. McGuigan is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon seeing patients at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and MedStar Orthopaedics at Chevy Chase specializing in treatment of the foot, ankle & knee. Conditions he treats include Arthritis, Arthroscopic Surgery, Deformity, Disability, Joint Replacement, Osteoporosis, Pain, Sports Medicine, and Trauma/Fractures. Dr. McGuigan also performs total knee replacements.  A graduate of Georgetown University Medical School, Dr. McGuigan went on to complete a surgical internship and residency at Oakland Naval Hospital and fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University and MedStar Union Memorial Hospital.

For office locations and contact information, click HERE.
Highlighting sites across the

MedStar NRH Network...

MedStar NRH Rehabilitation Network, Bel Air

MedStar NRH Rehabilitation Network, Bel Air is one of the largest outpatient clinics in the Medstar Health system. It offers services in occupational therapy (OT), physical therapy (PT), and speech therapy (SLP). The clinic has 4 OTs, 8 PTs 2 PT assistants (PTAs), 2 SLPs, and 4 ATCs (certified athletic trainers). They have specialists in many areas; these include: hand therapy, customized upper extremity splinting, lymphedema, neurological disorders (stroke, MS, Parkinson’s Disease, spinal cord injuries), pediatric speech issues, general orthopedic issues of all body areas, sports injuries (ie. baseball throwing mechanics), aquatics, and spinal issues. Therapists in this office have extensive experience, and many hold specialized certifications within their fields. This clinic is open Monday- Friday, with early hours each day, and also evening hours offered Monday- Thursday.  
658 Boulton Street, Ste A
Bel Air, MD 21014

To schedule an appointment, please call 410-638-9400
For more information on the site,

MedStar Union Memorial Hospital Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine

Located on the 3rd floor of the Johnston Professional Building attached to MedStar Union Memorial Hospital (MUMH), our experienced team of therapists can treat most orthopaedic conditions as well as many other rehab diagnoses as well.

We specialize in sports medicine, manual therapy (including Trigger Point Dry Needling), ACL return-to-play testing and running/orthotic evaluations (with video analysis); we also provide PT, OT, and SLP for CVA/ Stroke and other neurological diagnoses. Specialty programs/ services include vestibular rehabilitation, and lymphedema management and therapy services for cancer patients and lower extremity amputee patients. Our large rehab team allows us to provide specialized care with an experienced therapist in an environment conducive to meeting each patient’s particular needs.

Being located at MUMH allows the patient the convenience of having many of their physicians on site. This enhances communications among providers so the patient gets access to the best care possible.

To schedule an appointment, please call 410-554-2318
For more information on this location, click here

Coming Soon in January 2013!!!!

MedStar NRH Rehabilitation Network, McLean
6858 Old Dominion Drive
McLean, VA 22101
Stay tuned for details and services

MedStar Union Memorial Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Expands Howard County Office

Dorsey Hall Medical Center
9501 Old Annapolis Road, Suite 220
Ellicott City, MD 21042

Meet the five physicians providing quality care at the intersection of Routes 108 and 29:

Ken Means, MD Hand Surgeon
Specializes in: Arthritis of the upper extremity, Upper extremity nerve compression, including carpal and cubital tunnel syndromes, Dupuytren's contracture of the fingers/hand, and Upper extremity trauma

Daryl Osbahr, MD Orthopedic Surgeon
Specializes in:
Sports injuries affecting the elbow, knee and shoulder, minimally invasive surgery, including arthroscopy and joint replacement

Abraham Rasul, MD Physical medicine & rehabilitation
Specializes in: Chronic pain and disorders affecting bones, joints, and muscles, analysis of golf swing biomechanics, golf-related injuries.

Matthew Sedgley, MD Primary Care Sports Medicine
Specializes in: Sports Medicine

Jason Stein, MD Orthopedic Surgeon
Specializes in:
Disorders of the shoulder and elbow, including arthritis, instability, rotator cuff tears and throwing injuries, Arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder and elbow, Total shoulder replacement, and reverse shoulder replacement.

For patient appointments, please call 410-772-2000.
For a printable flyer, click here

For physician information at the Westminster location, please click here.

MedStar Union Memorial Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine now also at a convenient location in Pikesville, MD:

Dr. Tepper, MD Orthopedic Surgeon
Specializing in knee, shoulder, hip pain, sports injuries, and hip arthroscopy seeing patients in Pikeville, MD and Westminster, MD.

4000 Old Court Road, Suite 301
Pikesville, MD 21208

To schedule, please call 410-751-8800.


*Should you have questions while I am out on maternity leave, please contact:
Nina Britcliffe 202-877-1688
Linda Briggs 202-877-1673

For past editions of the MedStar newsletter,
click here.

For inpatient (acute rehab),
please contact
MedStar NRH Admissions
202.877.1152 or
Mary Bush
Liaison Nurse Evaluator
Baltimore Region
202.997.3728 cell

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Upcoming Events

January 16th, 2013

MedStar Health at Mitchellville Open House

Please join us in celebrating the grand opening of MedStar Health at Mitchellville, a multi-specialty medical center integrating primary care physicians, therapists and specialists to provide a seamless patient care experience.

·  Ribbon-cutting ceremony
·  Physician meet-and-greet
·  Lite  hors d’oeuvres
·  Tours
·  Free drawing for an iPad Mini

12158 Central Ave
Mitchellville, MD 20721

RSVP by January 11 to or call 410-772-6726

March 14th, 2013

Save the Date!!
MedStar's Annual Educational Symposium
Martin's Crosswind's Greenbelt
Details to come!

Have a topic area you would like discussed? Please send program suggestions or ideas to

To reserve your spot early, feel free to RSVP by clicking HERE



Hospital Based Services:

MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital

Curtis National Hand Center at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital

Curtis Work Rehab Services at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital

Physician Services:

MedStar UMH Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

National Hand Specialists at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital

MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

MedStar Harbor Hospital

Specialty Services:

Medstar Affiliates:
Greater Chesapeake Hand Specialists

Sleep Services of America

Other Resources:

Double D Sports, Inc.
1010 Prince Frederick Blvd.
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
Catherine Kuegler, PT- Store Owner
Michael Kuegler, PT

Worksite Health & Safety Consultants
Providing on-site consultation for ergonomics, wellness, & safety training


MedStar NRH


Brain Injury Support Group

MedStar NRH Vocational Rehabilitation Group


For questions about any of our sites or services, please visit

Recruitment Corner

Current MedStar NRH Nurse Positions:

PRN, RN Flexi or Float

Float pool Supervisor

To view current job openings in the MedStar NRH network or apply,
please visit

Current MedStar UMH Positions:

MedStar Union Memorial Hospital
The Curtis National Hand Center is seeking a
Worker's Compensation Navigator:

Click Here for job
details or to apply.



Meet the Editor:

Jeannine McNelly

I have been a part of  MedStar Health since 1999 and have worked as a clinic assistant, Certified Athletic Trainer and Massage Therapist at our outpatient site in Lutherville, MD.  Currently, I have been a part of the Business Development & Recruitment Team at MedStar NRH since 2004 and I am also the current Insurance Liaison.

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or 202-877-1914 with any questions or if you would like one of our physicians to present at your location.

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MedStar NRH in the News!

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"A Cutting Edge Device That Gets People Back on Their Feet"

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