Nora Meenaghan Profile Image


  • General Surgery

Board Certifications:

  • Surgery


  • English

Areas of Interest:

  • Women's Health


  • McAuley Plaza at Mercy
  • Mercy Personal Physicians at Overlea
  • Mercy Personal Physicians at Glen Burnie
  • SurgCenter of Towson

Nora Meenaghan, M.D.

Nora C. Meenaghan, M.D., FACS, is a skilled surgeon with The Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery at Mercy who has specialized training in minimally invasive surgical techniques including laparoscopic and robotic surgery. Dr. Nora Meenaghan focuses on surgical treatment for hernias, colon resections, gallbladder disease and acid reflux disease (GERD). Dr. Meenaghan has a special interest in women's health as it relates to her field.

Providing Patients Benefits of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Minimally invasive surgery, including laparoscopic and robotic surgery, can provide minimal scarring from incisions, shorter hospital stays, quicker recoveries and reduced pain in recovery. Patients who are candidates for minimally invasive surgery appreciate these benefits and Dr. Meenaghan’s advanced surgical skills. 

Dr. Meenaghan's specialized training in robotic surgery provides the additional advantage of enhanced surgical precision and a 3D view inside the body during surgery. Her clinical expertise is complemented by Mercy's state-of-the-art facilities. 

Recognized for expertise in her field, she has been named a "Top Doctor" in General Surgery by Baltimore magazine.

Education & Fellowships
  • Fellowship  - North Shore-Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • Residency  - University of Maryland Medical Center
  • Medical Degree  - University of Maryland School of Medicine

Diagnosing Appendicitis in Women - Dr. Nora Meenaghan - Mercy

Mercy surgeon Dr. Nora Meenaghan discusses symptoms and diagnosis of appendicitis in women. Learn more at

Dealing with Hernias - Dr. Nora Meenaghan - Mercy

Dr. Nora Meenaghan of The Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery at Mercy discusses hernias and their treatment. Learn more at


Insurances Accepted

See a list of insurances accepted at Mercy. Restrictions may apply. Patients should confirm coverage with their carrier prior to appointment date.