A 2019 TOP DOC
Dr. Albert Polito, Chief of Pulmonary Medicine, helps patients with lung problems including COPD, lung cancer, interstitial lung disease and sleep disorders.
Mercy doctors offer a breakthrough treatment for hepatitis C that cures most patients and saves lives. Hepatitis C is an infection of the liver caused by the hepatitis C virus and can lead to permanent liver damage if untreated.
Named one of America's 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery and Spine Surgery, Mercy Medical Center is home to The Maryland Spine Center.
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.
A 2019 Top Doc - Baltimore magazine
Scott M. Huber, M.D., provides expert diagnosis and treatment for patients with acute heartburn and debilitating reflux disease with The Center for Heartburn and Reflux Disease in Baltimore, Maryland, which is part of The Melissa L. Posner Institute for Digestive Health & Liver Disease at Mercy. The Baltimore-based Center is dedicated to preventing and treating diseases of the esophagus which can lead to more serious illnesses like esophageal cancer or Barrett’s Esophagus.
Dr. Scott Huber provides patients suffering from reflux disease and heartburn with clinical excellence and compassionate understanding to help them feel confident in their progress.
Named a "Top Doctor" in Gastroenterology by Baltimore magazine, Dr. Huber is Board Certified in Gastroenterology. He completed his Fellowship in Gastroenterology at Brown University and conducted research on the genetic changes in the progression of Barrett’s Esophagus (a disease caused by chronic acid reflux that damages the esophagus lining) to esophageal cancer while there. Dr. Scott Huber’s other digestive disease interests include GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease), screening for GI cancer and ulcer 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.
Getting on with life after suffering from Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis - a Mercy patient shares her story.