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Renowned gynecologic oncologist treating gynecologic cancers and widely recognized for his leadership in women's health and gynecologic oncology.
Mercy’s team of breast surgeons and breast cancer specialists in Baltimore help women determine the best breast cancer treatment options available to them.
The Vascular Center at Mercy provides vascular surgeons who treat conditions including aneurysm, stroke, swelling of the legs and vein blockages.
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.
Radiofrequency ablation is just one of many innovative treatment options offered at The Melissa L. Posner Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease at Mercy. The Institute is dedicated to providing patients with the best treatment options available for digestive tract diseases.
Radiofrequency ablation is a minimally invasive, image-guided technique that destroys abnormal cells. Using thermal energy, radiofrequency ablation destroys the abnormal cells before they become cancerous. Radiofrequency ablation is performed as an outpatient treatment.
Radiofrequency ablation is a treatment option used for liver cancer, also referred to as hepatocellular carcinoma, and Barrett’s esophagus. Radiofrequency ablation may be used in addition to radiation and chemotherapy to treat digestive tract diseases.
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 provides diagnosis and treatment of Crohn’s Disease and ulcerative colitis at The Center for Inflammatory Bowel and Colorectal Diseases.
Smokers who quit have a 65 percent lower risk of a Crohn's disease flare-up and are less likely to need steroids or other medications.