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.
Mercy's renowned breast center offers award-winning care and Board Certified doctors. The Breast Center's comprehensive care is designed for women undergoing the journey to overcome breast 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.
Etasha Crowder, CNM, DNP is a certified nurse midwife at Mercy. Ms. Crowder received her Doctor of Nurse Practice degree in Nurse-Midwifery from Baylor University in Dallas, Texas. She completed undergraduate work in Nursing at Johns Hopkins School of Nursing.
Prior to joining Mercy, Ms. Crowder served as a certified nurse midwife in New York. She also served as a clinical nurse, caring for obstetric patients and newborns. Ms. Crowder provides obstetric services at all stages of pregnancy as well as routine gynecologic care.
During her nursing studies, Ms. Crowder was the recipient of a Research Award from the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing following her research on support for low income breastfeeding.
The Family Childbirth & Children’s Center at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, is a family centered facility for expectant mothers, newborn babies, pediatric patients, families and visitors. The Family Childbirth & Children’s Center is located within our award-winning Mary Catherine Bunting Center and provides patients with services, including advanced fetal care, expectant mother resources, labor and delivery, mother and baby services, NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit) and pediatrics. The caring team of obstetricians and certified nurse midwives at The Family Childbirth & Children’s Center has helped make Mercy Medical Center one of the best places to have a baby and a leading choice for expanding families.
Traci understood the risks of later life pregnancy, followed Dr. Atlas' advice, and was rewarded with a bundle of joy.