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Dr. Clifford Jeng leads a talented team of surgeons providing expertise in foot and ankle conditions and treatments.
Inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, includes disorders that cause inflammation of the intestines. IBD is treated at Mercy by expert gastroenterologists.
Mercy's renowned breast center offers award-winning care and Board Certified doctors. The Breast Center's comprehensive care is designed for women undergoing the journey to overcome breast disease.
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 cardiologists at The Heart Center at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, are highly experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of common cardiovascular and heart diseases including heart arrhythmias.
Arrhythmias are disturbances of the regular heart rhythm. Heartbeats may be:
Arrhythmias can occur in a healthy heart and be of little significance or they may point to an underlying heart problem. Types of arrhythmias are:
Symptoms may include:
If arrhythmias occur often or if episodes are prolonged, some or all of the following tests may be performed:
Treatment will depend on the type and severity of the arrhythmia. If it is mild no treatment may be needed. If treatment is necessary, it may include:
The cardiologists of The Heart Center at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, diagnose and treat heart diseases including coronary artery disease (CAD), heart attack and high blood pressure. Mercy's heart doctors take a comprehensive approach to treating patients through physical examinations and thorough testing using arrhythmic monitoring, cardiac catheterization, cardioversion, consultative cardiology, electrocardiogram (EKG), pacemaker, stress testing and transesophageal echocardiogram (TEE).
Dr. David Kim is the Director of Echocardiography at The Heart Center at Mercy in Baltimore, Maryland.
The story of a patient who forms a relationship with Mercy's doctors that spans over 20 years.