About The Center - Medical Oncology and Hematology

Medical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore

Patients choose Medical Oncology and Hematology at Mercy because of our expert team of doctors and their collaborative approach to developing comprehensive treatment plans. Regarded medical oncologist Dr. David Riseberg is Chief of Medical Oncology and Hematology at Mercy and leads a team of Board Certified physicians including Dr. Richard HusligDr. Sandy Kotiah, Dr. Peter Ledakis and Dr. Vinod Varki.

A Team-Based Approach to Disease Management

Our medical oncologists focus on treating cancers and blood disorders with chemicals, biological products and immunotherapy to stop or slow the growth of cancers, treat disease and diminish symptoms. Our cancer doctors work in concert with nationally certified oncology nurses, radiation oncologists, surgeons, counselors, dietitians and genetic experts to provide complete and focused care for patients.

Our physician team provides expertise in treating a wide range of blood disorders and cancers:

On-Site Services to Complement Care for Cancers and Blood Disorders

Medical Oncology and Hematology at Mercy offers expertise in diagnosis, chemotherapy treatment and side effects, pain management and psychological care as part of your treatment plan. On-site services also include:

Award-Winning Cancer Treatment

Mercy remains committed to providing the best in cancer diagnosis and treatment. The American College of Surgeons and the Commission on Cancer has designated The Institute for Cancer Care at Mercy as an approved cancer program with full accreditation.

Convenient Access to Compassionate Care

Medical Oncology and Hematology is located in Downtown Baltimore on Mercy’s Main Campus, which offers convenient valet and self-park options to access the buildings. Our medical oncologists also see patients at our Community Physician Sites throughout the Baltimore Metropolitan area.