The Vascular Center at Mercy

The Vascular Center at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, is led by Dr. Elliott Badder, Director of The Vascular Center and Chief of Vascular Surgery at Mercy. He is joined by vascular surgeons Dr. Paul Lucas and Dr. Kurtis Kim. Mercy’s Vascular Center offers comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of circulatory system disorders including stroke and mini stroke, leg pain and swelling, blood clots in veins, aneurysms, varicose veins and circulatory disease.

Our Doctors

Vascular surgeons at The Vascular Center at Mercy treat patients with a variety of conditions including aneurysm, stroke, swelling of the leg and vein blockages.

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Elliott Badder, M.D.

Director, The Vascular Center at Mercy; Vascular Surgery

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Paul Lucas, M.D.

Director, Vascular Laboratory; Vascular Surgery

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Kurtis Kim, M.D.

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Conditions We Treat
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Aneurysms

Aneurysms, widening or bulging of an artery due to a weakness in the wall of the blood vessels, are treated by Board Certified doctors at The Vascular Center.

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Blockages of Circulation

Blockages of circulation to the legs, arms and hands are treated at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore.

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Carotid Artery Disease

Carotid Artery Disease is diagnosed and treated by the expert doctors at The Vascular Center at Mercy.

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Diabetic Vascular Conditions

Diabetic vascular conditions are treated by the specialists at The Vascular Center at Mercy.

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Leg Claudication

Our vascular specialists at Mercy treat leg claudication, pain in the leg, caused by too little blood flow during exercise.

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Lymphedema/Chronic Swelling of the Arms or Legs

Lymphedema, chronic swelling that affects the arms or legs, is treated in Baltimore by Mercy's expert vascular surgeons.

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Phlebitis

Phlebitis, an inflammation or blood clot in a vein, is diagnosed and treated by vascular specialists at The Vascular Center at Mercy.

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Stroke and Mini-stroke

Stroke and mini-stroke are diagnosed and treated by Board Certified doctors at The Vascular Center at Mercy.

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Swelling of the Leg

Our vascular specialists help determine the cause of common conditions such as swelling in the legs and develop treatment plans to address patient needs.

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Varicose Veins

The doctors at The Vascular Center at Mercy treat patients with varicose veins. Our surgeons perform innovative minimally invasive procedures in a comfortable environment.

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Wounds and Ulcers of the Lower Extremities

Wounds and ulcers of the lower extremities are diagnosed and treated by vascular specialists at The Vascular Center at Mercy.

Treatments We Offer
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Angioplasty and Stenting

The Vascular Center's doctors provide minimally invasive angioplasty and stenting for patients with blocked or damaged veins.

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Bypass Surgery

Mercy's vascular surgeons provide vascular bypass surgery to restore proper blood flow to damaged or blocked arteries.

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Correction of Blood Flow

Our surgeons work with patients to correct impaired blood flow to the kidneys and the gastrointestinal (GI) tract.

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Lymphedema Treatment

Lymphedema is treated by the expert surgeons of The Vascular Center at Mercy in Baltimore.

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Minimally Invasive Catheter Procedures

Expert surgeons perform minimally invasive catheter procedures for balloon angioplasty, stenting and varicose vein removal.

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Minimally Invasive Varicose Vein Surgery

Our Board Certified vascular surgeons offer minimally invasive varicose vein surgery and removal.

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Repair of the Neck Arteries

The Vascular Center at Mercy Medical Center offers a variety of advanced treatment options, including the repair of arteries in the neck.

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Support for Renal Dialysis

Board Certified vascular surgeons offer a variety of advanced treatment options and provide patients necessary care and support for critical procedures including renal dialysis.

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Treatment and Repair of Aneurysms

Mercy's vascular surgeons offer patients a variety of advanced treatment procedures for conditions including aneurysms.

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Vascular Evaluation and Correction

Our surgeons offer vascular evaluation and correction prior to orthopedic surgery to rule out other medical conditions that might prevent surgery.

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Vascular Treatment for Diabetes Patients

Our vascular surgeons work closely with The Diabetes Center at Mercy when patients are faced with vascular-related diabetes conditions.

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Venefit™ - Venous Closures

Venefit, a procedure for treating varicose veins, is offered by Mercy's Board Certified vascular surgeons.

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