The medical providers and staff of Mercy Hospital Medical Partners are ready and willing to assist you with questions about your care, so please contact us at (305)MERCYMD so we can determine how best to provide you the information you need.

You may also find it helpful to use our online patient education library. Use the links below to find definitions and descriptions of terms, procedures, diagnoses, tests, and other information intended to answer some basic questions you may have. We hope you find the library informative and please don’t hesitate to ask us for more information as you need it.

Comprehensive Health and Medical Information Sites

Local Health and Medical Resources

Breast Health

  • Alcohol and Breast Cancer
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breastfeeding
  • Breast Needle Biopsy
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Self-exam (BSE)
  • Breast Surgical Biopsy
  • Fibrocystic Disease
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Mammography
  • Mastalgia
  • Mastalgia: Benign Breast Pain
  • Mastectomy
  • Mastitis
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Screening for Breast Cancer

Colon & Rectal Surgery

  • Colon Polyps
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer Center
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Anal Fissure
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Laparoscopy

Endocrinology

  • Adrenal Crisis
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Type 1 Diabetes
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pituitary Adenoma
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroid Cancer

General & Orthopedic Procedures and Surgery

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Adhesive Capsulitis—Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Anserine Tendinobursitis Syndrome
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Surgery
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injury
  • Appendectomy
  • Arthrodesis of Foot and Ankle—Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Aseptic Necrosis of the Hip
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cholecystectomy (Gall Bladder Removal)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Contusions
  • Degenerative Disk Disease
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Foot Pain
  • Fracture Reduction—Closed
  • Fracture Reduction—Open
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Groin Strain
  • Hamstrings Strain
  • Hip Labral Tears
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement (Video)
  • Hernia Repair
  • Knee Arthroscopy: Arthroscopic Meniscectomy
  • Knee Osteotomy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis - LASIK
  • Lower GI endoscopy
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Meniscectomy
  • PET/CT Scan
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injury
  • Open Reduction and Internal Fixation Surgery
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Tendonitis
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper GI
  • X-Ray

Orthopedic Surgery

  • Adhesive Capsulitis—Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Surgery
  • Arthrodesis of Foot and Ankle—Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Degenerative Disk Disease
  • Fracture Reduction—Closed
  • Fracture Reduction—Open
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee Arthroscopy: Arthroscopic Meniscectomy
  • Knee Osteotomy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Meniscectomy
  • Open Reduction and Internal Fixation Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Shoulder Replacement

Women’s Health Conditions

  • Breast Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Endometriosis
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Infertility
  • Incontinence
  • Infection in Pregnancy
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders
  • Migraines
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Ultrasound
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginal Yeast Infection

Women’s Procedures

  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Biopsy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Needle Biopsy
  • Breast Surgical Biopsy
  • C-section
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Hysterectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgery-Hysterectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgery-Myomectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgery-Tubal Ligation
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Mastectomy
  • Mastectomy Lumpectomy
  • Ovarian Cyst
  • Ovarian Cyst Removal — Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Ovarian Cyst Removal — Open Surgery
  • Pelvic Laparoscopy
  • Surgical Procedures for Infertility in Women
  • Surgical removal, breast

Opioid alternative education

Our practice is proud to be a part of educating patients about alternatives to opioids. We encourage you to read the following educational document and speak to your provider if you have questions.

PDF of alternative information in english

PDF de información alternativa en español

PDF enfòmasyon altènatif an kreyòl