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
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Advances in Hepatitis C Treatment Provide Incentive for Screening

The most common blood-borne viral infection in the United States, Hepatitis C (HCV), can lead to cirrhosis of the liver and liver cancer. It impacts more than 4 million people, the vast majority “baby boomers,” those born 1945-1965, who are encouraged to undergo a simple HCV blood test as significant breakthroughs have been made recently to successfully treat this disease. 

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Everseat Means Faster Access to Care for Mercy Patients

Mercy Medical Center has announced that it has entered into an agreement with Everseat to employ an all new mobile scheduling platform for its Women’s Services, including: Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology, Breast Disease and Breast Cancer, Imaging Services such as mammograms, and Endocrinology, including diabetes, thyroid and bone health.

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50 Women to Watch 2014 - Dr. Teresa Diaz-Montes

When Mercy Medical Center offered Teresa Diaz-Montes the chance to help lead a new ovarian cancer center, she jumped at the chance to find new ways of tackling the deadly disease.

Source: The Baltimore Sun

Doctors: Nerve Blocks Can Help Chronic Pain

...paresthetica, which is entrapment of a nerve on the thigh. That can often cause burning and sensitivity to anything touching it, even clothing," said Mercy Medical Center's Dr. David Maine. Maine said when pain medication didn't help, Patillo-Perry received nerve blocks...

Source: WBAL-TV – Online

Mercy Video Library

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Ovarian Cancer Institute at Mercy - Baltimore, MD Mercy Gynecologic Oncologist Dr. Teresa Diaz-Montes Discusses Ovarian Conservation During Hysterectomy ›

The decision of whether or not to remove a woman's ovaries during a hysterectomy is a big one that involves many factors. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that about 600 hysterectomies are performed each year.

Dermatology at Mercy - Baltimore Mercy's Dermatologist Dr. Oanh Lauring Discusses The Viora Reaction Refit For Tightening Excess Skin › Mercy dermatologist Dr. Oanh Lauring uses a machine called Viora Reaction ReFit that uses radio frequency to tighten the skin and restore collagen flexibility.

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Members of the media: Mercy also has experts in the areas of Allergy Medicine, Audiology, Forensic Nursing, Lactation Specialist, Lymphodema, and Psychology.

Media Resources

If you are a member of the media and need more information about Mercy experts, or to schedule a media interview with our Mercy doctors, please contact Dan Collins at 410-332-9714 or by cell phone at 410-375-7342.