Kate L. Iwamoto, M.D., is a pediatrician with Mercy Family Care Physicians in Downtown Baltimore.
Mercy’s team of breast surgeons and breast cancer specialists in Baltimore help women determine the best breast cancer treatment options available to them.
The Breast Reconstruction and Restoration Center at Mercy is led by Dr. Bernard (Bernie) Chang, and Dr. Brendan Collins -recognized specialists in breast reconstruction and restoration.
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.
The Center for Endocrinology at Mercy offers comprehensive diabetes management programs. Mercy's team of doctors, diabetes educators and licensed dietitians help patients develop appropriate diabetes management plans that include nutrition counseling and glucose monitoring. The diabetes management team offers individual and group counseling to help patients achieve successful day-to-day management of their diabetes.
The Center for Endocrinology at Mercy Medical Center has been recognized:
Mercy’s Diabetes Education Program plays an important role in The Center’s comprehensive care offering. The Diabetes Center at Mercy teaches patients diabetes self-management skills and training.
Mercy’s diabetes nurse educators and licensed dietitians provide:
It is important to effectively manage diabetes to avoid severe health complications. People with Type 1, Type 2 and gestational diabetes are encouraged to meet regularly with licensed diabetes educators to review nutrition and glucose monitoring in order to maintain an effective diabetes management plan.
Mercy's dynamic team of diabetes and nutrition educators includes experts who are leaders in their field, frequently sought out by local and national media for commentary on diabetes and nutrition issues. Patients at Mercy have direct access to these experts who provide classes, support groups, counseling and education to help patients navigate daily life with their condition.
Susan Gustavsson, RN, CDE
Leigh Tracy, RD, LDN, CDE
The Diabetes Self-Management Education Program is a two-part series with a follow-up class. Topics covered during the series include healthy eating, physical activity, monitoring, managing medications, risk reduction and problem solving.
Also includes free bus tokens, free parking and cooking demos.
Wednesdays from 9:00 am - 12 noon
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First Wednesday of Each Month
10:00 am - 12:00 noon
Offering free bus tokens and parking for attendees
The Center for Endocrinology at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, is led by some of the Mid-Atlantic’s top rated endocrinologists focusing on endocrine conditions, including osteoporosis, bone density, Type 1, Type 2 and gestational diabetes, high blood glucose, hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism and neuroendocrine tumors. Our experts offer advanced treatment options, such as DEXA scanning, continuous glucose monitoring, nuclear isotope therapy, thyroid fine-needle aspiration and ultrasound guided biopsies.
Dr. Pamela Quinlan diagnoses and treats endocrine disorders, osteoporosis, diabetes, thyroid problems and metabolism disorders.
After her pancreatitis flares up a patient gains new hope from her team of doctors at Mercy.