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Specialty Care

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Behavioral Health

Suburban Hospital is committed to promoting mental health and caring for those with emotional problems, mental illness and addictive diseases. Our behavioral health programs offer inpatient and outpatient services, crisis intervention and addiction treatment services.

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Breast Center

The Suburban Hospital Breast Center provides convenient imaging services and expert multidisciplinary care for breast cancer and other breast health issues. Nurse Navigators are available to help with everything from appointment scheduling to childcare services.

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Cancer Care

Suburban Hospital’s Cancer Care Program offers prevention, screening, diagnostic, treatment and support services. The Cancer Program works closely with the Bethesda-based National Cancer Institute to provide patients with novel treatment services and clinical trials.

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Cardiac Care

The Cardiac Care Program at Suburban Hospital specializes in cardiac diagnostics, surgery and angioplasty. Patients have access to advanced treatment services offered by very few centers.

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Diabetes Care

Suburban Hospital offers inpatient and outpatient resources, to help you or your loved one manage living with diabetes, along with community resources to help people in the area learn more about the causes and impact of diabetes.

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Otolaryngologists at Suburban Hospital treat several different disorders of the ear, nose and throat.

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Suburban Hospital addresses women’s unique health goals with many screening and education services, including web chats with doctors who specialize in women's health issues.


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Intensive Care

Suburban Hospital, a regionally designated Emergency Shock Trauma Center, is ready to provide care when you need it most. The Critical Care Unit uses advanced care facilities to treat more than 1600 patients annually.

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The Suburban Hospital Neurosciences Program treats a variety of brain and nervous system disorders, including stroke, back and neck pain, brain tumors and Parkinson’s disease. Neurosurgeons at Suburban Hospital and Johns Hopkins Hospital work side-by-side to deliver outstanding care.

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Suburban Hospital’s Ophthalmology Department specializes in expert surgical care for macular pucker, retinal detachment, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and many other eye conditions.

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Suburban Hospital Orthopaedic Care encompasses joint replacement, rehabilitation services, spine care, sports medicine and other areas of musculoskeletal care.

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Pain Management

Suburban Hospital uses a patient-centered approach to relieve pain from surgery, trauma or acute illness. Suburban Hospital's Pain Management service aims to maximize comfort and ease recovery.  

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Palliative Care

Suburban Hospital offers supportive care for all stages of illness. A multidisciplinary team of palliative care experts works closely with primary physicians to alleviate patient and family concerns.

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Pediatric Emergency Center

The Shaw Family Pediatric Emergency Center at Suburban Hospital provides children of all ages with quality care in a kid-friendly, family-centered environment. From emergency treatment to inpatient admissions, the Pediatric Emergency Center recognizes the unique medical needs of our youngest patients in an atmosphere specifically designed to reduce their anxiety about hospitals.

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Several surgical procedures at Suburban can be performed using robotic consoles designed to be safer and less invasive. For patients, this means less scarring, quicker recovery and better clinical outcomes.

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Senior Services

Suburban Hospital provides inpatient care and facilitates home support services to improve senior health. Community programs are available across Montgomery County for seniors and families who want to better manage their health.

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Spine Surgery (Neurosurgery)

The Johns Hopkins neurosurgical team treats conditions ranging from degenerative conditions and spinal disorders to spinal cord tumors. Neurosurgeons at Suburban Hospital tailor treatments to suit each patient's unique care needs.

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Spine Surgery (Orthopedics)

Orthopedic options are available as an alternative or complement to spinal surgery. In certain cases, minimally invasive operations can be used to speed recovery time.

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The NIH Stroke Center at Suburban Hospital uses the latest advancements to research, diagnose and treat stroke. Experts at the NIH work collaboratively with Suburban Hospital doctors to provide optimal care.

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Women's Health

Suburban Hospital addresses women’s unique health goals with many screening and education services, including web chats with doctors who specialize in women's health issues.