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Mary Washington Healthcare Welcomes Virginia Oncology Care

Mary Washington Healthcare Welcomes Virginia Oncology Care

Fredericksburg, VA, October 2, 2023— Mary Washington Healthcare (MWHC) is pleased to welcome Virginia Oncology Care (VOC) to the Mary Washington Healthcare family. The practice will be renamed Mary Washington Medical Oncology. Dr. Manan Mehta will continue to lead the practice which includes eight Advanced Practice Providers and physicians Philip Brandt, MD, Anusha Gowda, MD, and Maithreyi Sarma, MD. Mary Washington Medical Oncology will continue to provide comprehensive and compassionate hematological and oncological services to patients and families in the Fredericksburg region and will remain in its current location at 405 Chatham Heights Road in Fredericksburg.

Dr. Mehta said, “Virginia Oncology Care is excited to join Mary Washington Healthcare. By combining the clinical excellence of VOC, with the resources and expertise of Mary Washington, we believe we can build an even higher quality and better coordinated cancer program for the people of our region.”

“Mary Washington Healthcare shares Dr. Mehta’s vision of a highly advanced, well-coordinated cancer program. The physicians and staff of Virginia Oncology Care bring their proven commitment to our community and years of high-quality healthcare service.” said Eric Fletcher, Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer for MWHC.

As an affiliate of Mary Washington Healthcare, Mary Washington Medical Group offers patient-centered care for the entire family in 21 specialties, from family medicine to highly specialized surgical care. Mary Washington Medical Group is dedicated to patient and provider collaboration on care, resulting in a one-stop healthcare resource focused on individual patient needs.

For appointments, please call 540.300.6182. For more information about the practice, visit


About Mary Washington Healthcare:

Mary Washington Healthcare is a fully integrated, regional healthcare system that provides inpatient and outpatient care at over 60 facilities including Mary Washington Hospital, a 471-bed tertiary hospital, Stafford Hospital, a 100-bed community hospital, three emergency departments, and a multi-specialty graduate medical education program. Mary Washington Healthcare is a non-profit health system with a longstanding commitment to provide care regardless of ability to pay. For more information about our services and facilities, visit