News – Mark A. Slabaugh, MDan orthopedist sports medicine orthopedic and joint replacement surgeon at Mercy, appears as the latest guest on Mercy Medical Center’s ongoing talk show series, “Medoscopy,” airing on facebook watch.
A 30-minute pre-recorded program that explores the backgrounds and lives of clinicians, patients and others at Mercy, Medoscopy was launched in the spring of 2021 and aired in two 15-minute segments (The Dr. Slabaugh feature airs Tuesday and Wednesday, February 8and a 9and5:30 p.m. EST).
In this segment, Dr. Slabaugh, a board-certified surgeon specializing in arthroscopic repair of sports-related injuries and complex knee and shoulder reconstructions, explains how he chose sports medicine as his area of interest. . Dr. Slabaugh reviews his experience as a colonel in the US Air Force Medical Corps, as a team physician for 27 Division 1 athletic programs as the chief of sports medicine for the US Air Force Academy, and more.
Dr Slabaugh also visits the young fencers of the Chesapeake Fencing Center in Towson, MD, exploring their sport and discussing the physical issues they may encounter during competition.
Medoscopy is filmed on the campus of Mercy Medical Center in downtown Baltimore with video, sound and lighting by Zinnia Film.
Mercy Medical Center is a university-affiliated Catholic hospital founded in 1874 by the Sisters of Mercy that enjoys a national reputation for women’s health. For more information, visit www.mdmercy.comMDMercyMedia on Facebook and Twitter, or call 1-800-MD-Mercy.