Milton J. Dance Jr. Head and Neck Center at Greater Baltimore Medical Center
6569 North Charles Street, PPW., Suite 401
Baltimore, MD 21204
The Milton J. Dance, Jr. Head & Neck Center is a pioneer facility; the first ever to take an interdisciplinary approach to the treatment of head and neck cancer. Since our opening in 1980, we have continued to stay in the forefront of care, treating patients from all over the world.
Surendra Marur, M.D.
6565 N. Charles St., Suite 203
Baltimore, MD 21204
Specialty: Internal Medicine
Facility: Greater Baltimore Medical Center
Practice Name: GBMA-Internal Medicine
Medical School: Kasturba Medical College
Residency: Sinai Hospital of Detroit
Dr. Michelle Germain is a part-time faculty member in the Department of Gynecology and Division of Urogynecology at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. She received her medical degree from George Washington University and went on to complete her residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Germain completed a two-year fellowship in Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery at the University of California-Irvine. She is board-certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a member of the International Society of Clinical Densitometry.
We hope this short video will help you get a better understanding about what we do here at the Cochlear Implant Center. If you have questions, feel free to visit this link and fill out our contact form:
The Cochlear Implant Center at GBMC works with children and adults, along with their families and educators as they pursue cochlear implant candidacy testing or need audiologic and rehabilitative services for their current implant. Our multidisciplinary team will work together to determine if a cochlear implant is appropriate for you. We serve individuals with severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss, in both ears, during candidacy, surgery and follow-up. Our goal is to provide comprehensive care for you and your family as well as to work collaboratively with educators and other service providers that service you.
The Obesity Management Program, as part of the Bariatric Surgery service, is an American Society for Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, a designation that recognizes obesity treatment programs that are comprehensive in nature and demonsrate a track record of positive outcomes in bariatric surgery. The program offers both medical and surgical approaches to weight loss, with the two most common surgical procedures being Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and adjustable gastric banding.
GBMC offers an extensive multidisciplinary team approach to caring for bariatric patients based on criteria established by the National Institutes of Health. In addition to a specially trained clinical staff of surgeons, operating room nurses, nurse practitioners and nutritionists, the program offers access to exercise and wellness programs, extensive patient education via pre- and post-operative support groups, psychiatric consultation, pulmonary consultation and sleep studies.
The Comprehensive Obesity Management Program at GBMC is a surgical weight loss program located in Towson, MD. Its physicians specialize in weight loss surgery for morbidly obese patients, providing a multi-disciplinary approach to caring for patients. The program offers outstanding patient results through a full range of surgical weight loss options.
Mission and Goals:
It is the program's primary goal to provide patients with the necessary tools to lead to healthier lives and achieve long-term weight loss success.
Center of Excellence
GBMC's Comprehensive Obesity Management Program is the oldest recognized American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), Center of Excellence in the Metropolitan Baltimore area. The Center of Excellence designation was recertified in April 2009. The Center of Excellence designation recognizes obesity management programs that are comprehensive in nature and demonstrate outstanding track records of positive patient results.
The program's Commitment to Excellence is demonstrated by its:
Compliance with the ASMBS guidelines for the "Center of Excellence"
Open communication between patient and COMP staff
Continuing education/training for our surgeons and staff on the latest bariatric procedures and prevention of long-term nutritional deficiencies.
The 281-bed medical center (acute and sub-acute care) is located on a beautiful suburban campus and handles more than 26,700 inpatient cases and approximately 60,000 emergency room visits annually. To learn more, please watch our videos or visit us at: gbmc.org or call 443.849.GBMC.