Dr. Mark Slabaugh is a Board Certified, experienced sports medicine physician, providing diagnosis and treatment for a range of orthopedic injuries and concerns.
Inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, includes disorders that cause inflammation of the intestines. IBD is treated at Mercy by expert gastroenterologists.
Dr. David Riseberg, Chief of Medical Oncology and Hematology at Mercy, leads a team of Board Certified physicians who provide compassionate care and comprehensive treatment plans.
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.
Mercy doctors provide diagnosis and treatment for a range of motility disorders, which can cause symptoms such as anal and rectal pain.
Chronic bloating may be due to a variety of issues. Mercy specialists can provide diagnosis and treatment.
Patients seek Mercy's experts for treatment of chronic GI conditions such as severe, ongoing constipation or dyssynergic defecation.
Dumping syndrome, also referred to as rapid gastric emptying, is a condition where food moves too quickly from the stomach to the duodenum or small intestines.
Food intolerance and malabsorption can affect an individual’s growth and development as well as lead to specific illnesses. Mercy's specialists can provide diagnosis and treatment.
Hirschsprung’s disease is characterized by a lack of nerve cells in the large intestines which causes problems with passing stool. Often diagnosed in infants and young children, Hirschsprung’s is a congenital disease.
Intestinal dysmotility is a condition that impairs the muscles of the intestines. Often associated with other diseases and conditions, such as autoimmune diseases, diabetes, thyroid disorders, celiac disease and muscular dystrophies.
Small intestinal bacterial/fungal overgrowth, a serious condition that may cause pain and diarrhea, can be treated at Mercy’s Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease.
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.
Dr. Matilda Hagan, a dedicated IBD specialist, serves as Medical Co-Director of The Center for Inflammatory Bowel and Colorectal Diseases at Mercy.
A patient of a team of Mercy doctors shares his struggle with achalasia, a condition that makes swallowing difficult.