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Knee replacement surgery is offered at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore. The orthopedic team at Orthopedics and Joint Replacement at Mercy offer innovative technology for knee replacement surgery.
Surgical Oncology at Mercy is recognized throughout the Mid-Atlantic region for its expert cancer surgeons who treat patients with melanoma and abdominal/stomach and/or GI cancer.
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 unique attribute of The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy is the inclusion of our dedicated nurse navigator. Deborah Kirkland, RN has spent her career supporting women with breast cancer.
Our patients identify with Deb on a very personal level because she is a breast cancer survivor herself and provides unique insight into the breast cancer journey.
Deb is a certified nurse navigator and provides a vital component of our Breast Center. She begins meeting with patients at the diagnosis stage and follows patients through treatment, always available to answer questions and address concerns as they arise.
Our nurse navigator is instrumental in educating our patients about breast cancer and the specific treatments they face, providing comprehensive education materials as well as invaluable personal knowledge and experience. A devoted advocate for breast cancer patients, our nurse navigator also provides women with access to support groups and wellness programs to help them maintain a level of health and optimism throughout treatment.
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.
Dr. Bernie Chang is Director of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at Mercy and also leads The Breast Reconstruction and Restoration Center. He pioneered treatment options like DIEP flap breast reconstruction.
Hear the story of Leslie - a breast cancer survivor who underwent breast cancer surgery and breast reconstruction surgery at Mercy.