Stephen T. Michaels

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Dr. Michaels is the chief operating and medical officer for MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital with direct responsibility for and oversight of the hospital’s day-to-day operations, as well as providing a comprehensive clinical vision and medical direction to ensure delivery of the highest quality healthcare services. Dr. Michaels previously served as vice president of Medical Affairs for MedStar St. Mary's Hospital, and in tandem, he took on an additional role with this position and became vice president of Medical Affairs for MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center.

Prior to joining MedStar Health, Dr. Michaels practiced orthopedic surgery. He has held many leadership roles on medical staffs, administrative, regulatory and peer review committees, as well as community advisory panels on health care.