• FIRST in DC to have the daVinci® Surgical System, surgeons at The George Washington University Hospital Center for Robotic Surgery have mastered the robot, performing nearly 3,000 robotic procedures.

  • GW Hospital is the only hospital in the region with Breast Specific Gamma Imaging and Automated Whole Breast Ultrasound – both used for detecting cancer in women with dense breasts.

  • Back or neck injury got you down? The GW Spine Center offers conservative and minimally invasive treatment options that can help get you back to your active life—without the threat of pain.

The George Washington University Hospital Center for Robotic Surgery
Are Your Breasts Dense? Do You Know Your Number?
The GW Spine Center

Hospital Services

The George Washington University Hospital offers a wide range of high quality medical services to residents of the metropolitan Washington, DC area, surrounding region and beyond.

The surgical team at Fort Duncan has a wealth of experience in using advanced tools and techniques to make surgery and recovery easier for patients.

It is estimated that more than 10 million Americans suffer from severe obesity. Find out if you are a candidate for weight-loss surgery.

Offering the diagnosis and treatment for disorders of all gastroenterological organs.

Are your fibroids still causing you problems? Together we'll find the best treatment for you.

The GW Pelvic Floor Center can treat your pelvic disorder to help get you out of the bathroom and on with your life.

Offering a variety of advanced minimally invasive otolaryngological procedures to treat disorders and cancers of the ears, nose, throat, head and neck.

Physicians at GWUH are recognized for their surgical expertise in performing and developing minimally invasive techniques that are revolutionizing surgery.

Serving the specific medical needs of the international community both locally and abroad.


The George Washington University Hospital is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc.(UHS), a King of Prussia, PA-based company, that is one of the largest healthcare management companies in the nation.          

The George Washington University Hospital

900 23rd St., NW
Washington, DC 20037

© 2014 The George Washington University Hospital. All rights reserved.

Note:The information on this Web site is provided as general health guidelines and may not be applicable to your particular health condition. Your individual health status and any required medical treatments can only be properly addressed by a professional healthcare provider of your choice. Remember: There is no adequate substitution for a personal consultation with your physician. Neither The George Washington University Hospital , or any of their affiliates, nor any contributors shall have any liability for the content or any errors or omissions in the information provided by this Web site.            

The information, content and artwork provided by this Web site is intended for non-commercial use by the reader. The reader is permitted to make one copy of the information displayed for his/her own non-commercial use. The making of additional copies is prohibited.