28 Mercy Medical Center Physicians Recognized in Baltimore magazine’s November 2019 “Top Docs” Issue

October 23, 2019
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A total of 28 Mercy Medical Center physicians were recognized in Baltimore magazine’s November 2019 “Top Docs” issue, representing 22 separate specialties, ranging from breast surgery to pediatrics to gastroenterology. Specifically (in alphabetical order):
Dr. John Campbell, Orthopedic Surgery: Foot & Ankle
Dr. Rebecca Cerrato, Orthopedic Surgery: Foot & Ankle
Dr. Joseph Costa, Intensivists/Critical Care
Dr. Charles Edwards, II, Spine Surgery
Dr. Paul Eder, Infectious Diseases

Dr. J. Lawrence Fitzpatrick, General Surgery
Dr. Neil B. Friedman, Breast Surgery
Dr. Bonnie Gerecke, Neurology, General; Neurology, Neuromuscular
Dr. Mary Harris, Gastroenterology: Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Dr. Scott Huber, Gastroenterology
Dr. Marc Hungerford, Orthopedic Surgery: Joint
Dr. Dwight Im, Gynecologic Oncology
Dr. Maria Jacobs, Radiation Oncology
Dr. Clifford Jeng, Orthopedic Surgery: Foot & Ankle
Dr. Sandy Kotiah, Hematology; Oncology-General
Dr. Michael Lansing, Pulmonary
Dr. Peter Ledakis, Hematololgy
Dr. Albert Polito, Pulmonary
Dr. Paul Lucas, Vascular Surgery
Dr. David Maine, Pain Management
Dr. David Riseberg, Oncology-General
Dr. Neil B. Rosenshein, Gynecologic Oncology
Dr. John-Paul Rue, Orthopedic Surgery: Sports Medicine
Dr. Armando Sardi, Surgical Oncology
Dr. Stephen Schenkel, Emergency Medicine
Dr. Lew Schon, Orthopedic Surgery: Foot & Ankle
Dr. Paul Thuluvath, Gastroenterology: Liver Disease
Dr. Ashanti Woods, General Pediatrics

In addition, Dr. Neil B. Rosenshein, Director, The Lya Segall Ovarian Cancer Institute at Mercy, is the physician featured on the November cover. The issue features an in-depth look at women’s health centers in the region with special emphasis on The Weinberg Center for Women’s Health & Medicine at Mercy in honor of the center’s 25th anniversary.Mercy urogynecologist Dr. R. Mark Ellerkmann, a past “Top Doc” winner, was among the issue’s group of select advisors.

Each Mercy physician was recognized as among the best in their respective fields. Recent additions to the Mercy medical staff, Dr. Lew Schon (Orthopedic Surgery: Foot & Ankle) and Dr. Michael Lansing (Pulmonary) were among those honored.

Founded in 1874 by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy Medical Center is a university-affiliated medical facility named a “Top Hospital” by U.S. News and World Report and has a national reputation for women’s health care. Mercy is home to the renowned Weinberg Center for Women’s Health and Medicine, now celebrating its 25th anniversary. For more information, visit Mercy’s website at http://www.mdmercy.com, visit MDMercyMedia on Facebook and Twitter, or call 1-800-MD-Mercy.


Dan Collins - Senior Director of Media Relations at Mercy Medical Center

Dan Collins, Senior Director of Media Relations

Email: dcollins@mdmercy.com Office: 410-332-9714 Cell: 410-375-7342

About Mercy

Founded in 1874 in downtown Baltimore by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy Medical Center is a 183-licensed bed acute care university-affiliated teaching hospital. Mercy has been recognized as a top Maryland hospital by U.S. News & World Report; a Top 100 hospital for Women’s Health & Orthopedics by Healthgrades; is currently A-rated for Hospital Safety (Leapfrog Group), and is recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Magnet Hospital. Mercy Medical Center is part of Mercy Health Services (MHS), the parent of Mercy’s primary care and specialty care physician enterprise, known as Mercy Personal Physicians, which employs more than 200 providers with locations in Baltimore, Lutherville, Overlea, Glen Burnie, Columbia and Reisterstown. For more information about Mercy, visit www.mdmercy.com, MDMercyMedia on FacebookTwitter, or call 1-800-MD-Mercy.

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