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Dr. David Maine, Director of The Center for Interventional Pain Medicine, helps patients with chronic pain, lower back pain and cancer pain.
Mercy's team of cancer doctors diagnose and treat melanoma, a very serious form of skin cancer.
Mercy Medical Center is home to The Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease, offering dedicated specialists and advanced treatment options.
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.
Dr. Vinod Varki is a medical oncologist and hematologist at Medical Oncology and Hematology at Mercy in Baltimore, a division of The Institute for Cancer Care at Mercy.
An upbeat, determined patient seeks multidisciplinary care from Mercy experts to address her ovarian cancer.