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Testing for Hearing Loss

November 12, 2020 recently reached out with questions about testing for hearing loss, what patients can learn from testing, and other questions. Rachel Raphael, a practicing audiologist with Mercy otolaryngologist Dr. Alan Oshinsky, offered her insights.

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Mercy Named America's 100 Best For Orthopedic Surgery for 4 Years in a Row (2018-2021)

November 10, 2020

Mercy Medical Center is one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery according to new research released by Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians and health systems.

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Starting Your Baby on a New Food

November 9, 2020

New data has pediatricians re-examining feeding guidelines for babies.

Previously, doctors waited until six months to start children on solid foods, waiting three to five days in between introducing each new food.

According to board-certified pediatrician Ashanti Woods, M.D., FAAP, of Mercy Family Care Physicians in Baltimore, data now suggests parents may be able to introduce solids as early as four months.

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What's The Deal With Home Colon Cancer Tests?

November 6, 2020

Dr. Jeffery Nelson, Surgical Director of The Center for Inflammatory Bowel and Colorectal Diseases, part of The Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease at Mercy, was recently asked by VeryWell Health and Medical Daily to expound on the issue of home colon cancer testing kits. Here are his responses…

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Dr. Dwight Im One of Only Two U.S. Surgeons to Perform Livestreamed Surgery at International AAGL Conference

November 4, 2020

Nationally renowned gynecologic surgeon and leader of Mercy Medical Center's prestigious gynecology and robotic surgery programs, Dr. Dwight Im is one of 18 physicians recognized in minimally invasive surgical techniques to perform livestream surgeries as part of the annual AAGL Global Congress.

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Sister Ruth Handren, Former Mercy Medical Center Administrator, Celebrates 100th Birthday

October 27, 2020

Sister Ruth Handren, who served from 1959 to 1963 as Administrator for Mercy Medical Center – Mercy Hospital at the time – reaches the century mark as she celebrates her 100th birthday on Friday, Nov. 13th, 2020. 

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Is It Indigestion or Ovarian Cancer?

October 26, 2020

According to gynecologic oncologist Dr. Beman Khulpateea of The Gynecologic Oncology Center at Mercy says the ovarian cancer doesn't present until it's more advanced than a lot of other cancers because the symptoms are subtle and can be misinterpreted.

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47 Mercy Physicians Named Among Region's "Top Doctors"

October 21, 2020

A total of 47 Mercy Medical Center physicians were recognized in Baltimore Magazine’s November 2020 “Top Doctors” issue, representing 38 separate specialties, ranging from orthopedic surgery to weight management, specifically:

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Non-Surgical Weight Loss Alternative for Those Who Dont Qualify for Bariatric Surgery

October 19, 2020

Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty or ESG is a non-surgical weight loss procedure that is ideal for many patients who do not qualify for bariatric surgery due to body mass index or other health conditions.

Surgical Oncology at Mercy - Baltimore, MD

NanoKnife Technology at Mercy

October 16, 2020

Cutting edge, less invasive treatment offers hope for patients with pancreatic and liver cancers.

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