Dr. Ruth Brocato is a Primary Care Provider specializing in Family Medicine at Mercy Personal Physicians at Lutherville.
Inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, includes disorders that cause inflammation of the intestines. IBD is treated at Mercy by expert gastroenterologists.
Named a Best National Hospital in Orthopedics by U.S. News and World Report, Mercy Medical Center is home to The Maryland Spine Center.
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.
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Community Physician Locations - Downtown, Lutherville, Overlea, Reisterstown and Glen Burnie
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Dr. Alina Sanda is an experienced primary care doctor who sees patients on Mercy's campus in Downtown Baltimore.
Mercy Medical Center has been ranked third best hospital (tied) in Baltimore and all of Maryland for 2017-18 by U.S. News & World Report in its annual “Best Hospitals” edition.
Dr. John Campbell of The Institute for Foot & Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy discusses use of biocartilage to repair ankle injury.
Mercy is the only community hospital in Maryland to earn a National Ranking in Orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report.
A total of 33 Mercy Medical Center physicians were recognized in Baltimore magazine’s November 2017 “Top Doctors” issue, representing 25 separate specialties, ranging from surgical oncology to urogynecology.
In a recent interview with PAIN-FREE LIVING national health magazine, Mercy’s Dr. Howie Zheng answered questions regarding migraines and their treatment.
Dr. Susan Besser, responding to a query from Reader’s Digest, answered questions concerning “The Flu—What Is It, How to Treat It?” Dr. Besser is a primary care provider specializing in Family Medicine and sees patients at Mercy Personal Physicians at Overlea.
Getting a colonoscopy is the best way to prevent colon cancer. But many people avoid the procedure because the prep they have to do the day before to clean out their colon can be unpleasant.
Probiotics in yogurt and supplements promise to help with digestion, but are they really necessary?