Mercy Medical Center - Baltimore, Maryland

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Dr. Neil Friedman - Breast Center at Mercy - Baltimore, MD
Neil Friedman, M.D.

Dr. Neil Friedman, Director of The Hoffberger Breast Center is one of the most respected breast cancer surgeons in the Baltimore area. He has focused his career on improving treatment options for women with breast cancer.

Specialty: Breast Surgery

Spotlight On Mercy

Ovarian Cancer Institute at Mercy - Baltimore
Mercy Opens New Ovarian Cancer Institute

Mercy Medical Center has become one of a few hospitals in the nation to develop a dedicated Ovarian Cancer Institute, focused solely on elevating the standard of care for ovarian disease.

What's Happening at Mercy

Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland
Mercy Ranked #2 Hospital in Maryland by U.S. News & World Report

Mercy Medical Center has been ranked nationally in three adult medical specialties, named a high performer in six key adult specialties, and further recognized as the #2 hospital in the State of Maryland for 2014-15 by U.S. News & World Report

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Mercy’s Dr. Dwight Im First to Use New Robotic Instrument in GYN Surgery

Dwight D. Im, M.D., FACOG, Director of The Gynecologic Oncology Center at Mercy and The National Institute of Robotic Surgery at Mercy in Baltimore, became the first surgeon in the world to successfully perform a minimally-invasive hysterectomy via robotic surgery using the new Single-Site Wristed Needle Driver, developed by Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG).

Medical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Hormone Therapy For Breast Cancer

When Monica Lovins and her oncologist, Mercy’s Dr. David Riseberg, Director of Breast Medical Oncology, discussed how they would fight her breast cancer, they had a plan of attack.

Urogynecology at Mercy - Baltimore
Dealing With Urge Incontinence

According to Mercy urogynecologist Dr. R. Mark Ellerkmann, having an overactive bladder, which is also known as urge incontinence, is a common problem that can be treated in a variety of ways.

Robotic Hysterectomy
Preserving Ovaries In Hysterectomy

According to Mercy gynecologic oncologist Dr. Teresa Diaz-Montes of The Gynecologic Oncology Center at Mercy, the decision of whether or not to remove a woman's ovaries during a hysterectomy depends on a woman's age, risk factors and the reason for the procedure.

BreastFest
BreastFest 2014 Benefits Mercy's Hoffberger Breast Center

The Tyanna Foundation's annual BreastFest event raises approximately $70,000 for Mercy Medical Center's Hoffberger Breast Center and its programs in breast cancer awareness, prevention, diagnosis and treatment.