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  • Primary Care
  • Internal Medicine
  • Geriatrics

Board Certifications:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine


  • English


  • Mercy Personal Physicians Downtown

Ernestine Wright, M.D.

Ernestine A. Wright, M.D., FACP, is a Board Certified Primary Care Doctor with Mercy Personal Physicians Downtown in Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Wright delivers compassionate and comprehensive individualized care to adults aged 21 years and upwards – providing advanced treatment plans, effective medication management and state-of-the-art diagnostic tools at Mercy’s Downtown Baltimore campus.

Complete Care for Every Generation

Dr. Wright has a passion for delivering all-inclusive care to a wide range of patients. She enjoys treating and mentoring young patients as they transition to adulthood and beyond, while also striving to deliver exemplary care as an advocate for the elderly. Dr. Wright considers it an honor and a privilege to serve the needs of multiple generations within a particular family and she practices with the welcoming approach that “age is but a number!”

Excellence and Experience

Dr. Wright is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP), a nationally recognized mark of distinction and excellence for those in the field of Internal Medicine. Additionally, Dr. Wright served as Medical Director at Stella Maris in Timonium, Maryland, before joining Mercy’s Downtown Personal Physicians. In this role, Dr. Wright delivered comprehensive medical care to the elderly while developing the skills and experience that serve her well in her current position.

Active Participant in the Medical and Baltimore Communities

Dr. Wright is a member the American Geriatric Society and American Medical Directors Association. She is a Certified Medical Director and serves as a Clinical Tutor for both the nurse practitioner program and Geriatrics Fellowship Program at the University of Maryland.

In addition to her active profession, Dr. Wright enjoys reading and biking. She also finds time in her busy schedule to act as the leading director of a children’s Sunday school.

Dr. Wright earned her medical degree from the University of Manchester Medical School in Manchester, England. She completed her Residency in Internal Medicine at Western Pennsylvania Hospital and her Fellowship in Gerontology at George Washington University Hospital in Washington, D.C.

Education & Fellowships
  • Fellowship – George Washington University Hospital
  • Residency – Western Pennsylvania Hospital
  • Medical Degree – University of Manchester Medical School in Manchester, England

Associations & Memberships
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Geriatric Society
  • American Medical Directors Association


Insurances Accepted

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