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Dr. Clifford Jeng leads a talented team of surgeons providing expertise in foot and ankle conditions and treatments.
Mercy's team of cancer doctors diagnose and treat melanoma, a very serious form of skin cancer.
Pulmonologists at The Lung Center at Mercy treat patients with lung conditions including COPD, lung cancer and interstitial lung 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.
Bleeding disorders, also known as coagulopathy, are diagnosed and treated by medical oncologists at Medical Oncology and Hematology at Mercy in Baltimore, MD. Our Center is dedicated to providing patients comprehensive treatment and individualized care.
Bleeding disorders are also known as coagulopathy, abnormal bleeding and clotting disorders. These disorders are characterized by the inability to form blood clots, which leads to continuous bleeding. In the United States, the most common bleeding disorders are Hemophilia and von Willebrand disease. Bleeding disorders are acquired or inherited.
People with bleeding disorders are inclined to bleed longer than normal. Symptoms of bleeding disorders may include:
Your doctor will perform a thorough physical exam that will include symptoms and family history. A variety of blood tests are performed to diagnose the type of bleeding disorders.
The physicians at Medical Oncology and Hematology at Mercy will discuss the best treatment option for your specific bleeding disorder. Currently, there is no cure for bleeding disorders. However, there are treatment options available to help control your symptoms. These treatment options include:
Medical Oncology and Hematology at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, provides diagnosis and treatment for a broad range of cancers including leukemia and lymphoma, neuroendocrine tumors, colorectal cancer, breast cancer, gynecologic cancers, prostate cancer and lung cancer. Drs. David Riseberg, Sandy Kotiah, Richard Huslig, Peter Ledakis and Vinod Varki offer expertise in cancer treatment through chemicals, biological products and immunotherapy, including chemotherapy, chemoembolization, biological and endocrine therapies and radiofrequency abalation.
Medical Oncology and Hematology is part of The Institute for Cancer Care at Mercy Medical Center.
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Dr. Peter Ledakis is a top rated and highly regarded doctor of Medical Oncology and Hematology at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland.
A Mercy patient says she believes in miracles after being diagnosed with primary peritoneal cancer and given a second chance at life.