21 Mercy Physicians Named Among Region's "Top Docs" in November 2018 Issue of Baltimore Magazine

October 24, 2018

Baltimore's Top Doctors - Mercy Medical Center

A total of 21 Mercy Medical Center physicians were recognized in Baltimore magazine’s November 2018 “Top Docs” issue, representing 19 separate specialties, ranging from breast cancer surgery to pediatrics to urogynecology, specifically:

Dr. Kevin Audlin, Gynecologic Surgery
Dr. John Campbell, Orthopedic Surgery: Foot & Ankle
Dr. Joseph Costa, Intensivists/Critical Care
Dr. Charles Edwards, II, Spine Surgery
Dr. R. Mark Ellerkmann, Urogynecology
Dr. J. Lawrence Fitzpatrick, General Surgery
Dr. Neil B. Friedman, Breast Surgery
Dr. Bonnie Gerecke, Neurology: General & Neuromuscular
Dr. Scott Huber, Gastroenterology
Dr. Marc Hungerford, Orthopedic Surgery: Joint
Dr. Dwight Im, Gynecologic Oncology; Gynecologic Surgery
Dr. Clifford Jeng, Orthopedic Surgery: Foot & Ankle
Dr. Paul Lucas, Vascular Surgery
Dr. Lynn Ludmer, Rheumatology
Dr. Anurag Maheshwari, Gastroenterology: Liver Disease
Dr. David Maine, Pain Management
Dr. Patrick Maloney, Orthopedic Surgery: Foot & Ankle
Dr. Neil B. Rosenshein, Gynecologic Oncology
Dr. John-Paul Rue, Orthopedic Surgery: Sports Medicine
Dr. Armando Sardi, Surgical Oncology
Dr. Ashanti Woods, General Pediatrics

Dwight D. Im, M.D., medical director of The National Institute of Robotic Surgery at Mercy, and both The Gynecologic Oncology Center and The Institute for Gynecologic Care, was among several doctors photographed and profiled for the special edition. Dr. Im specializes in diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic cancers including ovarian, cervical and uterine cancers, and is a noted expert in robotic surgery.

Each Mercy physician was recognized as among the best in their respective fields. Recent additions to the Mercy medical staff, Dr. Patrick Maloney (Foot & Ankle Reconstruction) and Dr. John-Paul Rue (Orthopedics/Sports Medicine) were among those honored.

Founded in 1874 by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy Medical Center is a university-affiliated medical facility named a “Top Hospital” by U.S. News and World Report and has a national reputation for women’s health care. Mercy is home to the renowned Weinberg Center for Women’s Health and Medicine and the 20-story, $400+ million Mary Catherine Bunting Center. For more information, visit Mercy’s website at http://www.mdmercy.com, visit MDMercyMedia on Facebook and Twitter, or call 1-800-MD-Mercy.

About Mercy

Founded in 1874 in Downtown Baltimore by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy Medical Center is a 183-licensed bed, acute care, university-affiliated teaching hospital. Mercy has been recognized as a high-performing Maryland hospital (U.S. News & World Report); has achieved an overall 5-Star quality, safety, and patient experience rating (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services); is A-rated for Hospital Safety (Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade); and is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Magnet™ hospital. Mercy Health Services is a not-for-profit health system and the parent company of Mercy Medical Center and Mercy Personal Physicians.

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