Kate L. Iwamoto, M.D., is a pediatrician with Mercy Family Care Physicians in Downtown Baltimore.
Inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, includes disorders that cause inflammation of the intestines. IBD is treated at Mercy by expert gastroenterologists.
Dr. David Riseberg, Chief of Medical Oncology and Hematology at Mercy, leads a team of Board Certified physicians who provide compassionate care and comprehensive treatment plans.
Mercy offers emergency care on the Downtown Baltimore campus 24 hours a day, 7 days a week (410-332-9477) with access to a trained emergency medicine team, diagnostic services and consultations with specialists.
In case of an Emergency, Dial 911 and follow the instructions of the EMS (Emergency Medical Services) team.
Mercy Medical Center's downtown campus includes our Main Hospital - The Mary Catherine Bunting Center, McAuley Plaza and The Weinberg Center.
General visiting hours at Mercy are 11:00 am to 8:30 pm. Hours vary by floor, please check with the nursing staff or call 410-332-9555.
Gastroenterologists at Mercy treat and diagnose achalasia, a malfunction of the muscle between the esophagus and stomach that may cause trouble swallowing, heartburn and weight loss.
Barrett's esophagus diagnosed and treated by GI specialists at The Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease at Mercy in Baltimore.
Learn about causes, symptoms and treatment options for eosinophlilic esophagitis, treated by Mercy GI specialists.
Mercy GI doctors diagnose and treat esophageal cancer - caused by the abnormal growth of cells that form a tumor in the esophagus, the tube that connects the throat to the stomach.
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a chronic, often life-long, condition that can cause inflammation or damage to the esophagus lining. This condition is treated by Mercy's gastroenterologists.
Learn about causes, symptoms and treatment options of heartburn. Treated by expert gastroenterologists
at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, MD.
Dysphagia, known as a swallowing disorder, causes trouble swallowing or painful swallowing. Dysphagia is diagnosed and treated at Mercy by expert gastroenterologists.
The Institute for Digestive Health & Liver Disease at Mercy Medical Center brings Baltimore-based top gastroenterologists, doctors, surgeons and specialists to the patient communities of the Mid-Atlantic region with leading treatments for diseases and conditions affecting the digestive tract, including liver and hepatobiliary diseases, inflammatory bowel and colorectal diseases such as Crohn's disease or colitis, conditions of the pancreas, heartburn and reflux disease (GERD), and stomach and intestinal disorders.
Dr. Hwan Yoo, Board Certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine, is an experienced liver specialist at The Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease at Mercy.
Getting on with life after suffering from Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis - a Mercy patient shares her story.