Kate L. Iwamoto, M.D., is a pediatrician with Mercy Family Care Physicians in Downtown Baltimore.
Inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, includes disorders that cause inflammation of the intestines. IBD is treated at Mercy by expert gastroenterologists.
Pulmonologists at The Lung Center at Mercy treat patients with lung conditions including COPD, lung cancer and interstitial lung disease.
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 Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy is a renowned Baltimore breast center with award-winning programs and doctors, The Breast Center’s comprehensive care is thoughtfully designed for women undergoing the journey to overcome breast disease.
Drs. Neil Friedman, Gauri Bedi and Jennifer Joh work with reconstructive surgeons Drs. Bernie Chang and Brendan Collins to provide women with options for their breast cancer treatment.
Director, The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy; Breast Surgery
Associate Director, The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy; Breast Surgery
Director, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at Mercy; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
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 Hoffberger Breast Center’s leading breast surgeons work with Mercy’s radiologists diagnosing breast disease in the earliest stages to identify areas of concern through critical screenings, which can detect breast calcifications.
Mercy’s breast specialists and doctors encourage breast self-exams and annual mammograms so women can detect potential issues and differentiate new breast lumps at an early stage.
Our experienced and caring breast specialists and doctors work together at The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy in Baltimore to diagnose breast concerns including breast pain.
Our top breast cancer specialists offer comprehensive treatment for breast conditions and thorough evaluation of breast changes including breast cysts.
The specialists of The Hoffberger Breast Center evaluate breast conditions including nipple discharge.
Our Board Certified cancer doctors of The Breast Center at Mercy provide lumpectomy or mastectomy surgery options for breast cancer patients.
Mercy’s top cancer doctors provide sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer patients to determine if tumor cells have spread beyond the breast to the lymph nodes.
A team of top breast surgeons and breast reconstruction surgeons work together to provide women with a number of breast reconstruction options following breast cancer surgery.
Breast surgeons at Mercy work with the therapists of The Center for Restorative Therapies to treat lymphedema in breast cancer patients.
The Hoffberger Breast Center surgeons work in close collaboration with Mercy’s medical oncologists to provide a comprehensive treatment plan that may include chemotherapy.
Certain types of breast cancer may involve a treatment plan that includes hormone therapy. Our breast surgeons work with Mercy’s pathologists to assess whether or not a breast cancer patient is a candidate for hormone therapy.
Mercy’s multidisciplinary cancer team evaluates each patient’s breast cancer to determine a tailored treatment plan, which may include targeted drug therapy.
Patients at Mercy have access to a variety of radiation services. Our breast surgeons work with the radiation oncologists of Radiation Oncology at Mercy to offer a full range of radiation services, providing a treatment plan unique to your diagnosis.
The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, features some of the Mid-Atlantic’s top rated breast cancer doctors, surgeons and specialists in a comfortable, caring atmosphere within The Weinberg Center for Women’s Health & Medicine. The Breast Center provides the Baltimore region with expertise in patient treatment for diseases and conditions including breast cancer, breast lumps, breast calcifications, nipple discharge and cysts. Our Doctors offer advanced treatment options and were the first in Maryland to treat patients using (IORT) intraoperative radiation therapy.