Dr. Megan Marie Lockwood, MD

Dr. Megan Marie Lockwood, MD

Dr. Megan Marie Lockwood, MD

Languages: English
Phone: 202-444-6200
Fax: 877-625-1471

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Specialties
  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology
Conditions I Treat
  • acute arthritis
  • ankylosing spondylitis
  • anti neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies
  • antiphospholipid syndrome
  • aortic arteritis
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Procedures I Perform
  • antinuclear antibody (ana) blood test
  • biologic therapy for rheumatologic diseases
  • joint injection
  • non surgical management of osteoarthritis
About the Provider

Dr. Megan Lockwood is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University.  Dr. Lockwood is from Portland, Oregon and attended Portland State University, where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree with Honors in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Physics and served as a volunteer with AmeriCorps.  She then served in the United States Peace Corps as a science teacher in rural Ghana for over two years.  She earned her medical degree at Case Western Reserve University, where she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. 

Dr. Lockwood completed residency in internal medicine at University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), where she also served as the external UCSF chief resident at Kaiser Permanente San Francisco.  While at UCSF, Dr. Lockwood participated in the Health Professions Education Pathway and received the Teaching Excellence Award for Cherished Housestaff, awarded annually by the graduating medical school class.

Dr. Lockwood completed her rheumatology fellowship training at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), the largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School.  Given her interests in medical education and academic leadership, she helped develop a rural telemedicine educational program with the Rosebud Sioux Tribe in collaboration with the MGH Rural Health Leadership Program.  Dr. Lockwood was also elected to the MGH Graduate Medical Education Committee and participated on the Mass General Brigham Trainee COVID-19 Reassignment Task Force.

Dr. Lockwood's clinical and research interests are in connective tissue diseases (such as systemic lupus erythematosus and systemic sclerosis), women's health, health disparities, and medical education.  Nationally, Dr. Lockwood currently serves on the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) Fellows-in-Training Subcommittee and is an elected member of the ACR taskforce currently developing vaccination guidelines for patients with rheumatic disease.  Dr. Lockwood also serves an Associate Editor of Rheumatology for theMednet.org and is active with ACR's Advocates for Arthritis.  She continues as an invited faculty member for the Training to Teachers program at Harvard Medical School.

Education
  • Fellowship Program: Massachusetts General Hospital (2021)
  • Residency Program: University of California San Francisco (2018)
  • Medical School: Case Western Reserve University (2015)
Publications
  1. Lockwood MM, Wallwork RS, Lima K, Dua AB, Seo P, Bolster MB. Telemedicine in Adult Rheumatology: In Practice and In Training. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2021 Feb 8. Epub ahead of print. 
  2. Stone JH, Frigault MJ, Serling-Boyd NJ, Fernandes AD, Harvey L, Foulkes AS, Horick NK, Healy BC, Shah R, Bensaci AM, Woolley AE, Nikiforow S, Lin N, Sagar M, Schrager H, Huckins DS, Axelrod M, Pincus MD, Fleisher J, Sacks CA, Dougan M, North CM, Halvorsen YD, Thurber TK, Dagher Z, Scherer A, Wallwork RS, Kim AY, Schoenfeld S, Sen P, Neilan TG, Perugino CA, Unizony SH, Collier DS, Matza MA, Yinh JM, Bowman KA, Meyerowitz E, Zafar A, Drobni ZD, Bolster MB, Kohler M, D'Silva KM, Dau J, Lockwood MM, Cubbison C, Weber BN, Mansour MK; BACC Bay Tocilizumab Trial Investigators. Efficacy of Tocilizumab in Patients Hospitalized with Covid-19. N Engl J Med. 2020 Dec 10;383(24):2333-2344. 
  3. Lockwood MM, Miloslavsky E. What is Rheumatoid Arthritis? In: Bolster MB and Stern TA, eds. Facing Rheumatoid Arthritis. Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital Psychiatry Academy; 2020. 
  4. Shakil S, Lockwood M, Grady D. Persistence of Sexual Harassment and Gender Bias in Medicine Across Generations-Us Too. JAMA Intern Med. 2018 Mar 1;178(3):324-325. 
  5. Lockwood MM, O'Malley PG. Admitting What We Do Not Know in Rheumatologic Disease: The First Step Toward Learning More. JAMA Intern Med. 2018 May 1;178(5):722-723. 
  6. Lockwood MM, Graf, JD. Approach to Rheumatology Labs. In UCSF Hospitalist Handbook, 4th Edition, edited by Mookherjee S, Lai C, Rennke S. San Francisco: UCSF press, 2018.
  7. Lockwood MM, Goglin SE. Approach to Joint Pain. In UCSF Hospitalist Handbook, 4th Edition, edited by Mookherjee S, Lai C, Rennke S. San Francisco: UCSF press, 2018.
  8. Lockwood MM, Goglin SE. Rheumatoid Arthritis. In UCSF Hospitalist Handbook, 4th Edition, edited by Mookherjee S, Lai C, Rennke S. San Francisco: UCSF press, 2018.
  9. Lockwood MM, Goglin SE. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. In UCSF Hospitalist Handbook, 4th Edition, edited by Mookherjee S, Lai C, Rennke S. San Francisco: UCSF press, 2018.
  10. Lockwood MM, Senter C. Osteoarthritis. In UCSF Hospitalist Handbook, 4th Edition, edited by Mookherjee S, Lai C, Rennke S. San Francisco: UCSF press, 2018.
  11. Lockwood MM, Askin E. Oral Corticosteroids. In UCSF Hospitalist Handbook, 4th Edition, edited by Mookherjee S, Lai C, Rennke S. San Francisco: UCSF press, 2018.
  12. Lockwood MM, Gensler LS. Nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis. Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol. 2017 Dec;31(6):816-829. 
  13. Lockwood MM, Smith GA, Tanenbaum J, Lubelski D, Seicean A, Pace J, Benzel EC, Mroz TE, Steinmetz MP. Screening via CT angiogram after traumatic cervical spine fractures: narrowing imaging to improve cost effectiveness. Experience of a Level I trauma center. J Neurosurg Spine. 2016 Mar;24(3):490-5.
  14. Alvin MD, Miller JA, Sundar S, Lockwood M, Lubelski D, Nowacki AS, Scheman J, Mathews M, McGirt MJ, Benzel EC, Mroz TE. The impact of preoperative depression on quality of life outcomes after posterior cervical fusion. Spine J. 2015 Jan 1;15(1):79-85.
  15. Lockwood M, Giraldi E. Commentary on "Rickenbacher et al. Fundoplication versus medical management of gastroesophageal reflux disease: systematic review and meta-analysis." Surg Endosc. doi: 10.1007/s00464-013-3140-z. Surg Endosc. 2014 Jun;28(6):2001.
  16. Eakin K, Baratz-Goldstein R, Pick CG, Zindel O, Balaban CD, Hoffer ME, Lockwood M, Miller J, Hoffer BJ. Efficacy of N-acetyl cysteine in traumatic brain injury. PLoS One. 2014 Apr 16;9(4).
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Practice Locations
  • 3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
    Pasquerilla Healthcare Center 2nd Fl
    Washington, DC 20007
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    Phone: 202-444-3700
    Fax: 877-680-8194

Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital