Kate L. Iwamoto, M.D., is a pediatrician with Mercy Family Care Physicians in Downtown Baltimore.
Mercy doctors offer a breakthrough treatment for hepatitis C that cures most patients and saves lives. Hepatitis C is an infection of the liver caused by the hepatitis C virus and can lead to permanent liver damage if untreated.
The Vascular Center at Mercy provides vascular surgeons who treat conditions including aneurysm, stroke, swelling of the legs and vein blockages.
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 Vascular Center at Mercy Medical Center includes a nationally accredited Vascular Laboratory, led by Dr. Kurtis Kim. The lab offers patients a variety of vascular-related diagnostic and specialty services.
Our vascular surgeons and experienced technologists provide screenings for disorders including stroke and mini-stroke, poor circulation, leg swelling or pain and blockages. All of our technologists are nationally registered and experienced in circulatory screenings and the use of non-invasive ultrasound and Doppler Ultrasound equipment.
Our labs are located at Mercy Medical Center in Downtown Baltimore, as well as our satellite locations in Lutherville, Overlea, Reisterstown and Glen Burnie. Multiple locations with on-site labs, detection, diagnosis and treatment planning make it convenient for patients and families throughout the greater Baltimore region.
Mercy's Vascular Laboratory is accredited by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission, providing patients with the highest standard of care in the detection and diagnosis of circulatory problems.
Our Vascular Laboratory provides:
A full report is mailed to the patient’s referring physician following the appointment. The report includes the initial evaluation and future treatment plans. Referring physicians can be involved with subsequent pre- and post-operative care whenever possible. Physicians from outlying areas and states are commonly contacted by phone and informed of patient developments.
The Vascular Center’s technologists are fully certified and trained to provide patients with the most current methodologies for diagnosis and detection of circulatory problems.
As registered vascular technologists, our staff members are held to a higher standard of care. To obtain certification they must meet advanced educational requirements and submit proof of experience in clinical ultrasound and vascular interpretation.
This level of expertise allows us to offer patients the first-class quality we feel they deserve. Our technologists provide screenings at numerous locations in and around the Baltimore area for the convenience of our patients.
301 St. Paul Place
Baltimore, MD 21202
1734 York Road
Lutherville, MD 21093
Phone: 443-275-5227 (ext. 5910)
7602 Belair Road
Overlea, MD 21236
114 Business Center Drive
Reisterstown, MD 21136
7927 Ritchie Highway
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
The Vascular Center at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, diagnoses and treats a broad range of circulatory system disorders including stroke and mini stroke, leg pain and swelling, blood clots, aneurysms, varicose veins and circulatory disease. Drs. Paul Lucas, Kurtis Kim and Alain Tanbe provide comprehensive care using advanced treatments including balloon angioplasty, stent-graft repair, endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair, aortic aneurysm and dissection, varicose vein removal, bypass surgery, neck artery repair and minimally invasive catheter procedures.
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Dr. Paul Lucas, Director of The Vascular Center at Mercy, leads a clinical team providing diagnosis and treatment for circulatory problems, including aneurysm, stroke, swelling of the leg and blockages.
Cheryl wears compression socks while working to help with venous insufficiency, a buildup of pressure in her legs.