Surgical Oncology at Mercy

Surgical Oncology at Mercy in Baltimore is widely recognized for its highly skilled cancer surgeons whose wealth of experience in treating patients with melanoma and abdominal/stomach and/or GI cancer is known throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. 

Our Doctors

Top surgeons treat patients with melanoma, tumors of the digestive system and gastrointestinal tract, liver, pancreas, thyroid and other complex cancers.

Dr. Armando Sardi
Armando Sardi, M.D.

Medical Director, The Institute for Cancer Care at Mercy; Surgical Oncology

Dr. Vadim Gushchin - Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Vadim Gushchin, M.D.

Director, Gastrointestinal Oncology; Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Kurtis Campbell, M.D.

Surgical Oncology

Conditions We Treat
Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Adrenal Tumors

Adrenal tumors are treated by expert cancer surgeons at The Center for Surgical Oncology at Mercy.

Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Appendiceal Cancer

Appendiceal cancer is diagnosed and treated by cancer doctors at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore.

Digestive Health and Liver Disease at Mercy - Colon Cancer
Colorectal Cancer

The expert cancer doctors at Mercy Medical Center treat colorectal cancer in Baltimore.

Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Esophageal Cancer

The cancer specialists at Mercy Medical Center diagnose and treat esophageal cancer.

Gastric Cancer
Stomach (Gastric) Cancer

Stomach (gastric) cancer is diagnosed and treated by the expert cancer specialists at Mercy.

Liver Cancer
Hepatocellular Carcinoma (Liver Cancer)

Liver cancer most often occurs in livers that have been damaged by other conditions. Learn about the expert treatment offered by Mercy's renowned liver specialists.

Skin Biopsy
Melanoma

Mercy's cancer doctors diagnose and treat melanoma, a very serious form of skin cancer.

Digestive Health and Liver Disease at Mercy - Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neuroendocrine Tumors

Neuroendocrine tumors are diagnosed and treated by cancer doctors at Mercy in Baltimore.

Pancreatic cancer
Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic cancer can spread rapidly and is seldom detected early. Learn more about symptoms and treatment options.

Endocrinology Center- Bone Health, Thyroid, Diabetes Treatment - Baltimore
Parathyroid Disease

Parathyroid disease is diagnosed and treated by Mercy's cancer surgeons and endocrinologists.

HIPEC
Peritoneal Surface Malignancies

Patients with peritoneal surface malignancies seek out Mercy's surgical oncologists for their experience in treating this complex cancer.

Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Primary Peritoneal Tumors

Our cancer surgeons offer expert diagnosis and advanced treatment for patients with primary peritoneal tumors.

Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Recurrent Ovarian Cancer

Recurrent ovarian cancer is treated by Mercy's cancer surgeons at The Center for Surgical Oncology at Mercy.

Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Sarcoma

Sarcomas are diagnosed and treated by expert cancer doctors at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore.

Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Small Bowel Tumors

Our expert cancer surgeons treat small bowel tumors at The Center for Surgical Oncology at Mercy.

Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Disease

Thyroid disease is diagnosed and treated by surgical oncologists at The Center for Surgical Oncology at Mercy.

Treatments We Offer
Radiation Oncology at Mercy
Brachytherapy

Brachytherapy is one of the advanced types of radiation therapy used to treat cancer. The cancer surgeons at Mercy work in closely with our medical and radiation oncologists providing comprehensive treatment plan for each patient.

Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Cytoreductive Surgery

Cytoreductive surgery, the aggressive removal or destruction of the visible tumors in the abdomen, is performed by Mercy's top cancer surgeons.

Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Hepatic Artery Embolization

Hepatic artery embolization is a technique used to treat tumors of the liver that cannot be completely removed with surgery.

Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC)
Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC)

Dr. Armando Sardi is widely regarded for his training and skills in utilizing Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) to treat advanced stages of abdominal cancer (peritoneal surface malignancies).

Isolated Limb Infusion (ILI) - Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Isolated Limb Infusion (ILI)

Isolated limb infusion (ILI) is a state-of-the-art technique used to treat advanced melanoma or sarcoma confined to an arm or leg.

Laparoscopy - Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Laparoscopy

Our surgeons have experience providing laparoscopy, a less invasive surgery, in order to help reduce hospital time and aid in a quicker recovery.

Palliative Surgery - Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Palliative Surgery

Palliative surgery is performed in order to relieve symptoms and reduce pain in cases where the tumor has already spread extensively and is difficult to remove.

Portal Vein Embolization - Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Portal Vein Embolization

Portal vein embolization is a technique used prior to surgery to treat liver cancer. In most cases, the liver has a unique ability to re-grow tissue when a minimum portion of healthy tissue is left intact.

Radiofrequency Ablation - Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Radiofrequency Ablation

Our cancer doctors work with other Mercy specialists to determine whether a cancer patient may be a candidate for radiofrequency ablation treatment.

Radioguided Parathyroidectomy - Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Radioguided Parathyroidectomy

Surgical Oncology at Mercy offers advanced treatment options for thyroid disease including radioguided parathyroidectomy, a minimally invasive surgical procedure.

Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy - Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

A sentinel lymph node biopsy allows doctors to identify, remove and examine the lymph nodes for the presence of cancer cells.

Whipple Procedure - Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore
Whipple Procedure

Our multidisciplinary team performs the Whipple procedure with a high level of expertise for patients facing a diagnosis of pancreatic cancer and other associated tumors.

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