1. Do I Need an Annual Physical?

    Routine yearly checkups are often ignored or postponed, but they are very important. Annual physicals provide preventative care, and gives you and your doctor time together to make sure the upcoming year is a healthy one. Medics USA has offices across Virginia and Washington DC that offer primary and urgent care to the citizens of our communities. Call a location near you to schedule your annual p…Read More

  2. 7 Ways To Keep Your Skin Healthy

    Did you know that your skin is actually an organ? It’s the largest one your body has, so keeping it healthy should always be a top priority. When you have healthy skin, it helps to support the rest of your body, and promotes better overall health. At Medics USA, we want you to have the healthiest skin that you can. Our experienced and friendly physicians would be glad to meet with you to discuss…Read More

  3. Kelly Harley will serve Dupont Circle and Columbia Heights residents

    Medics USA is pleased to announce that Kelly E. Harley, a Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, has joined the practice. Kelly will be on staff at the Medics USA clinics in the Dupont Circle and Columbia Heights neighborhoods of the District. Harley has been a Registered Nurse since 2013, gaining wide experience at hospitals in Florida and DC. She graduated Cum Laude from George Washington Un…Read More

  4. 3 Small Ways to Improve Your Health This Summer

    At Medics USA, there’s nothing we love more than helping our patients to be the happiest, healthiest versions of themselves that they can possibly be. There’s no doubt that it takes hard work, but did you know that it doesn’t have to be as hard as you think it will be? All too often, we imagine that getting healthier will involve a diet of salads and hours of hard work at the gym every singl…Read More

  5. Healthy Grilling Tips Anyone Can Use

    Now that spring has sprung, people all over our neck of the woods are breaking out their grills. There’s just something about this time of year that makes cooking over a grill so enjoyable, and with temperatures on the rise, a need for new grilling recipes comes along with them. For many people, however, the goal is to grill in a way that’s healthier. But what does healthy grilling actually lo…Read More

  6. What is the DASH Diet?

    Science has shown time and time again that for many people, diets just don’t work. Although there are plenty of great ways to lose weight, a number of diets aren’t particularly sustainable for the long term. What’s a person to do? At Medics USA, we believe in tailoring an approach to suit each individual patient. After all, what works for one person might not necessarily work for another. Th…Read More

  7. Concerns about teen vaping

    Teen use of e-cigarettes is growing massively and health authorities are worried. Almost 5 million American middle and high school students now use tobacco in some form—a shocking 36 percent rise over just one year -- and the increase was entirely due to teens starting to use e-cigarettes. The Centers for Disease Control warn: “The skyrocketing growth of young people’s e-cigarette use over t…Read More

  8. What Do You Do When Everything Changes?

    You’re going about your day as usual when you notice that suddenly you’re feeling a little dizzy. “That’s odd, but maybe I just haven’t been drinking enough water,” you think to yourself. So you fill up your water bottle, chug it down, and make a mental note that you really need to be drinking more water on a daily basis. A few weeks go by and you find that the dizziness is still there…Read More

  9. 3 Reasons You Should See a Doctor

    If you’re looking for a primary care provider in Washington, D.C., look no further than the team at Medics USA. Our medical clinic knows how to put our patients first and go above and beyond to provide them with the treatment they are seeking in their time of need. If it’s been awhile since you’ve seen a doctor, there are a number of reasons that you should probably come in, but we’ll cove…Read More