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Dr. Marc Hungerford, Chief of Orthopedics at Mercy, specializes in adult joint replacement, including hip and knee replacement. He is an expert in performing MAKOplasty® knee resurfacing and anterior hip replacement.
Mercy's team of cancer doctors diagnose and treat melanoma, a very serious form of skin cancer.
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.
The Mother-Baby Unit of The Family Childbirth & Children’s Center at Mercy in Baltimore offers private rooms with panoramic views of Baltimore and focused, family-centered care. Our Unit provides a warm and inviting setting for mothers, fathers, their newborns and visiting family members.
Our patients appreciate our state-of-the-art facility that allows for more visitors, additional security and comfortable rooms equipped with reclining chairs and sleep sofas. We practice couplet care as babies “room in” with mom to facilitate bonding, however, a newborn nursery is always staffed if mom needs to rest.
Our dedicated Mother-Baby team includes obstetricians, registered nurses, nursing support technicians, patient services representatives, certified lactation consultants, social workers and pediatric nurse practitioners, all working in concert to achieve clinical excellence in a family-centered environment of care.
The Mother-Baby Unit at Mercy offers a centralized layout allowing mothers and babies more opportunities to stay together and bond as well as a number of special amenities to make your first moments with your baby more comfortable.
Our Mother-Baby Unit provides patient education via an online system of educational videos on topics like infant bathing, breastfeeding and wound incision care.
The Unit also is equipped with PCDs (Personal Communication Devices) so nurses will receive immediate alarms if there is an issue with mom or baby. This allows your nursing team to stay in instant contact with you.
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.
Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr. Jennifer Taylor has participated in numerous research initiatives and has numerous honors, publications and presentations to her credit.
Traci understood the risks of later life pregnancy, followed Dr. Atlas' advice, and was rewarded with a bundle of joy.