Our Doctors - The Hoffberger Breast Center

With an expert breast cancer surgery team and skilled breast reconstruction surgeons, The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy is among the best breast cancer teams in Baltimore. Drs. Neil Friedman, Gauri Bedi and Jennifer Joh are known for their compassion and understanding for women awaiting a potential breast cancer diagnosis and for women undergoing breast cancer treatment. They work with reconstructive surgeons Drs. Bernie Chang and Brendan Collins to provide women with options for their breast cancer treatment.

Breast Center Doctor Neil Friedman

Neil Friedman, M.D.

Director, The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy

Specialty: Breast Surgery Phone: 410-332-9330 Locations: The Weinberg Center

A 2014 TOP DOC
Dr. Neil Friedman, Director of The Hoffberger Breast Center is one of the most respected breast cancer surgeons in the Baltimore area. He has focused his career on improving treatment options for women with breast cancer.

Exam Room Mercy Breast Center

Gauri Bedi, M.D.

Associate Director, The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy

Specialty: Breast Surgery Phone: 410-332-9330 Locations: The Weinberg Center

Dr. Gauri Bedi, Associate Director of The Hoffberger Breast Center, is a leading breast cancer doctor in the Baltimore area regarded by her patients as an accomplished breast surgeon.

Mercy Breast Center

Jennifer Joh, M.D.

Specialty: Breast Surgery Phone: 410-332-9330 Locations: The Weinberg Center; Additional locations, see full bio

Dr. Jennifer Joh is a dedicated breast cancer surgeon at The Hoffberger Breast Center.  She works with Mercy’s plastic surgeons to offer breast reconstruction procedures following breast cancer surgery.

Baltimore Doctor Bernie Chang

Bernard Chang, M.D.

Director, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at Mercy

Specialty: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Phone: 410-332-9700 Locations: The Weinberg Center; Additional locations, see full bio

A 2014 TOP DOC
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. 

Baltimore Doctor Brendan Collins

Brendan Collins, M.D.

Specialty: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Phone: 410-332-9700 Locations: The Weinberg Center; Additional locations, see full bio

Dr. Brendan Collins specializes in breast reconstruction, cosmetic medicine and plastic surgery at The Breast Reconstruction and Restoration Center and Cosmetic Medicine and Surgery at Mercy. 

Additional Members of the Healthcare Team

Mercy Breast Center

Barbara Ashley, CRNP

Locations: The Weinberg Center

Barbara Ashley, CRNP, is an Adult Nurse Practitioner with more than 20 years of experience in caring for women with benign breast problems and breast cancer at The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy.

The Breast Center at Mercy

Jean Wainstock, CRNP

Locations: The Weinberg Center

Jean Wainstock, CRNP, is a Nurse Practitioner offering personalized care and an optimistic approach to healing for women with breast disease.

Breast Center at Mercy - Baltimore

Deborah Kirkland, RN

Locations: The Weinberg Center

Deborah Kirkland, RN, is a dedicated nurse navigator at The Hoffberger Breast Center as well as a devoted advocate for breast cancer patients.