The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy

Named by U.S. News and World Report a Best Regional Hospital for Cancer, Mercy Medical Center is home to The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy. A renowned Baltimore breast center with award-winning programs and doctors, The Breast Center’s comprehensive care is thoughtfully designed for women undergoing the journey to overcome breast disease.

Our Doctors

Drs. Neil Friedman, Gauri Bedi and Jennifer Joh work with reconstructive surgeons Drs. Bernie Chang and Brendan Collins to provide women with options for their breast cancer treatment.

Breast Center Doctor Neil Friedman
Neil Friedman, M.D.

Director, The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy; Breast Surgery

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Gauri Bedi, M.D.

Associate Director, The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy; Breast Surgery

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Jennifer Joh, M.D.

Breast Surgery

Baltimore Doctor Bernie Chang
Bernard Chang, M.D.

Director, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at Mercy; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Baltimore Doctor Brendan Collins
Brendan Collins, M.D.

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Conditions We Treat
Breast Cancer Progression and Staging
Breast Cancer

Mercy’s team of breast surgeons and breast cancer specialists in Baltimore help women determine the best breast cancer treatment options available to them.

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Breast Calcifications

The Hoffberger Breast Center’s leading breast surgeons work with Mercy’s radiologists diagnosing breast disease in the earliest stages to identify areas of concern through critical screenings, which can detect breast calcifications.

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Breast Lumps

Mercy’s breast specialists and doctors encourage breast self-exams and annual mammograms so women can detect potential issues and differentiate new breast lumps at an early stage.

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Breast Pain

Our experienced and caring breast specialists and doctors work together at The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy in Baltimore to diagnose breast concerns including breast pain.

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Cysts

Our top breast cancer specialists offer comprehensive treatment for breast conditions and thorough evaluation of breast changes including breast cysts.

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Nipple Discharge

The specialists of The Hoffberger Breast Center evaluate breast conditions including nipple discharge.

Treatments We Offer
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Surgical Treatment for Breast Cancer

Our Board Certified cancer doctors of The Breast Center at Mercy provide lumpectomy or mastectomy surgery options for breast cancer patients.

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Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

Mercy’s top cancer doctors provide sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer patients to determine if tumor cells have spread beyond the breast to the lymph nodes.

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Breast Reconstructive Surgery

A team of top breast surgeons and breast reconstruction surgeons work together to provide women with a number of breast reconstruction options following breast cancer surgery.

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Post-Surgical Treatment of Lymphedema

Breast surgeons at Mercy work with the therapists of The Center for Restorative Therapies to treat lymphedema in breast cancer patients.

Chemotherapy
Chemotherapy

The Hoffberger Breast Center surgeons work in close collaboration with Mercy’s medical oncologists to provide a comprehensive treatment plan that may include chemotherapy. 

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Hormonal Therapy

Certain types of breast cancer may involve a treatment plan that includes hormone therapy. Our breast surgeons work with Mercy’s pathologists to assess whether or not a breast cancer patient is a candidate for hormone therapy.

Targeted Therapies
Targeted Therapy

Mercy’s multidisciplinary cancer team evaluates each patient’s breast cancer to determine a tailored treatment plan, which may include targeted drug therapy.

Radiation Oncology at Mercy
Radiation Therapy

Patients at Mercy have access to a variety of radiation services. Our breast surgeons work with the radiation oncologists of Radiation Oncology at Mercy to offer a full range of radiation services, providing a treatment plan unique to your diagnosis. 

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