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Dr. John-Paul Rue is a Board Certified orthopedic sports medicine surgeon specializing in the prevention and treatment of injuries related to sports and exercise, including complex knee and shoulder reconstructions.
Inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, includes disorders that cause inflammation of the intestines. IBD is treated at Mercy by expert gastroenterologists.
The Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy offers a top rated team of surgeons, dedicated to advanced treatments of common and complex foot and ankle disorders.
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 gynecologists of The Institute for Gynecologic Care at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic gynecologic conditions such as interstitial cystitis.
Interstitial cystitis, also known as Painful Bladder Syndrome, is a chronic condition that causes a combination of bladder pressure and pain. While it can affect men and children, it is far more common in women. The cause of interstitial cystitis isn’t known.
Symptoms of interstitial cystitis can vary widely from person to person. Those who have interstitial cystitis may experience periodic flaring in response to common triggers.
Common symptoms include:
A thorough medical examination, including various tests, a pelvic exam and a review of your medical history are used to properly diagnose interstitial cystitis.
There is no single treatment for interstitial cystitis. A variety of medications and therapies may be prescribed for relief. The gynecologists of The Institute for Gynecologic Care at Mercy will help determine what treatment options are available for your condition.
The Institute for Gynecologic Care at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland is the flagship Center of Excellence in the Weinberg Center for Women’s Health & Medicine at Mercy. The Institute includes The Gynecology Center and The Gynecologic Oncology Center at Mercy offering physician and surgical expertise in the treatment of endometriosis, urogynecology, adolescent gynecology and well woman care, as well as benign or non-cancerous conditions of the female genital tract and malignant or cancerous conditions such as uterine, ovarian and cervical cancer.
Mercy Medical Center has been recognized for multiple years in the Best Hospitals edition of U.S. News & World Report.
Dr. Meghan Lynch is a talented and skilled gynecologist in The Institute for Gynecologic Care at Mercy in Baltimore, MD.
Hear from a patient who opted for robotic GYN surgery after learning she had cervical cancer. She went on to return to work only two weeks after surgery.