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Dr. David Maine, Director of The Center for Interventional Pain Medicine, helps patients with chronic pain, lower back pain and cancer pain.
Colonoscopy is used at Mercy Medical Center by gastroenterologists to help find ulcers and tumors so they can be removed.
Named a Best Regional Hospital in Gastroenterology, Mercy Medical Center is home to The Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease, offering dedicated specialists and advanced treatment options.
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).
Mercy offers emergency care on the Downtown Baltimore campus 24 hours a day, 7 days a week (410-332-9477) with access to a trained emergency medicine team, diagnostic services and consultations with specialists.
In case of an Emergency, Dial 911 and follow the instructions of the EMS (Emergency Medical Services) team.
Mercy Medical Center's downtown campus includes our Main Hospital - The Mary Catherine Bunting Center, McAuley Plaza and The Weinberg Center.
General visiting hours at Mercy are 11:00 am to 8:30 pm. Hours vary by floor, please check with the nursing staff or call 410-332-9555.
Led by Dr. Paul Thuluvath, the Baltimore GI doctors and specialists of The Melissa L. Posner Institute for Digestive Health & Liver Disease at Mercy are among the best in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive tract. With several renowned national and international authorities on staff, the Institute provides advanced diagnosis and leading edge treatment options for patients in a setting that is comfortable, collaborative and encouraging for patients and their families.
Dr. Scott Huber
Dr. Patrick Hyatt
Dr. Mary Harris, Medical Director
Dr. Debra Vachon, Surgical Director
Dr. Matilda Hagan
Dr. Paul Thuluvath, Director
Dr. Anurag Maheshwari
Dr. Hwan Yoo
Dr. Sanjay Jagannath, Director
Dr. Sergey Kantsevoy, Director
Dr. Michael Cox
Dr. Richard Desi
Dr. Lisa Pichney
The Institute for Digestive Health & Liver Disease at Mercy Medical Center brings Baltimore-based top gastroenterologists, doctors, surgeons and specialists to the patient communities of the Mid-Atlantic region with leading treatments for diseases and conditions affecting the digestive tract, including liver and hepatobiliary diseases, inflammatory bowel and colorectal diseases such as Crohn's disease or colitis, conditions of the pancreas, heartburn and reflux disease (GERD), and stomach and intestinal disorders. Mercy Medical Center has been named a Best Regional Hospital in Gastroenterology by U.S. News and World Report, placing it among the top gastroenterology and digestive health hospitals in Maryland and the Mid-Atlantic region.
Dr. Lisa Pichney is a gastroenterologist with The Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease at Mercy. She is known for her devotion to her patients and as an advocate for health screening and treatment.
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