Dr. Beman Khulpateea is a Fellowship-trained gynecologic oncologist, providing advanced surgical options for women facing the challenge of a GYN cancer diagnosis.
Mercy's team of top surgeons are known for their expertise in correcting ankle deformities caused by unsuccessful ankle fracture treatments.
Named a Best National Hospital in Orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report, Mercy Medical Center is home to Orthopedics and Joint Replacement offering innovative joint, hip and knee preservation, replacement and 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.
The expert gastroenterologists of The Center for Neurogastroenterology and GI Motility at Mercy provide diagnosis and treatment for a range of digestive conditions, including intestinal dysmotility.
Intestinal dysmotility is a condition that impairs the muscles of the intestines, which may struggle with contractions, coordination of movement and speed. Food can become trapped in the large or small intestines when the muscles fail to contract and move food through the intestines.
Intestinal dysmotility is often associated with other diseases and conditions, such as autoimmune diseases, diabetes, thyroid disorders, celiac disease and muscular dystrophies. Certain medications and treatments such as radiation also have been known to cause intestinal dysmotility.
People who suffer from intestinal dysmotility can have no symptoms or suffer from the following:
Your physician can diagnose intestinal dysmotility through blood tests, barium X-rays, biopsies and intestinal motility tests.
Possible treatment options for intestinal dysmotility include:
Our physicians have extensive experience with intestinal dysmotility and can uncover the underlying issue to determine the most appropriate treatment method.
The Institute for Digestive Health & Liver Disease at Mercy Medical Center brings Baltimore-based top gastroenterologists, doctors, surgeons and specialists to the patient communities of the Mid-Atlantic region with leading treatments for diseases and conditions affecting the digestive tract, including liver and hepatobiliary diseases, inflammatory bowel and colorectal diseases such as Crohn's disease or colitis, conditions of the pancreas, heartburn and reflux disease (GERD), and stomach and intestinal disorders.
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Dr. Paul Thuluvath leads a team of gastroenterology specialists in Baltimore, Maryland, who help patients find the best treatment options for digestive diseases and liver conditions.
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