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Director, The Vascular Center at Mercy


  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications:

  • Vascular Surgery


  • English

Areas of Interest:

  • Minimally Invasive Treatment for Varicose Veins


  • McAuley Plaza at Mercy
  • Mercy Personal Physicians at Lutherville
  • Mercy Personal Physicians at Overlea

Paul Lucas, M.D.

Paul R. Lucas, M.D., is an experienced vascular surgeon and Director of The Vascular Center at Mercy in Baltimore, Maryland. He is Board Certified in Vascular Surgery and has been recognized as a "Top Doctor" by Baltimore magazine numerous times. 

Dr. Lucas, who also serves as Chief of the Division of Vascular Surgery, leads a team of vascular surgeons and technologists who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with diseased blood vessels. His patients admire his attentive and caring professionalism and he is noted for taking the time to be sure they understand their condition and treatment options.

Vascular Surgeon Providing Technologically Advanced Care

Dr. Paul Lucas utilizes the latest technologies to care for patients experiencing vascular disorders. He specializes in Venefit™ (formerly known as VNUS Closure™) and Veingogh© procedures for varicose vein removal and is continuously seeking advanced diagnostic and treatment options for more efficient care.

Nationally Accredited Vascular Laboratory

Dr. Paul Lucas is a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation and was instrumental in the establishment of Mercy's nationally accredited Vascular Laboratory at The Vascular Center at Mercy. Patients can be screened at all of Mercy’s physician office locations throughout Greater Baltimore, making diagnosis and subsequent scheduling for treatment convenient. Using non-invasive Doppler ultrasound equipment, lab technologists screen patients for circulatory problems like mini-strokescirculation issuesleg swelling or painblood clots and aneurysms.

Education & Fellowships
  • Fellowship – University of Maryland and Mercy Medical Center
  • General Surgical Residency – Union Memorial Hospital
  • Medical Degree – Ross University School of Medicine
Associations & Memberships
  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow
  • Maryland Veterans Administration Hospital, Volunteer Attending Vascular Surgeon
  • MedChi, The Maryland State Medical Society
  • The Society of Vascular Surgery

The Vascular Center at Mercy

Mercy’s Vascular Center offers comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of circulatory system disorders including stroke and mini stroke, leg pain and swelling, blood clots in veins, aneurysms, varicose veins and circulatory disease.

Prevention & Treatment For Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) - Dr. Paul Lucas - Mercy

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Stroke Risk In Women - Dr. Lucas - Mercy

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Insurances Accepted

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