Newswise — Armando Sardi, M.D., FACS, Medical Director of The Institute for Cancer Care at Mercy and Chief of the Division of Surgical Oncology with Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, MD, was recently recognized as an Expertscape Expert in Peritoneal Neoplasms based on contributions in more than 40 scholarly articles on this topic.

Dr. Sardi received this designation for being in the top 0.19% of over 28,000 published authors worldwide writing about peritoneal neoplasms – cancers of the peritoneum, the thin layer of tissue which lines the abdomen and covers the uterus, bladder, and rectum -- over the past 10 years (2011-2021). Visit this link for more information.

Dr. Sardi is one of Maryland’s leading surgical oncologists who use Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) to treat late stage, complex cancers of the abdominal region. Dr. Sardi has been performing HIPEC procedures since 1994 and is considered to be among the best doctors using the technique.

Dr. Sardi, whose celebrated reputation has garnered local and international acclaim, has earned an international reputation for the advances he has made in the surgical oncology field and for his humanitarian efforts to care for the poor and underserved in third world countries. 

Dr. Sardi has been distinguished in Colombia, South America as one of the 100 Most Influential Expatriates – an honor received, in part, for the medical care he provides through the non-profit organization, Partners for Cancer Care and Prevention

Founded in 1874 in downtown Baltimore by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy Medical Center is a university-affiliated, Catholic hospital with a national reputation for women's health as well as orthopedics, cancer surgery, digestive health, and more. For more information, visit Mercy at, MDMercyMedia on Facebook and Twitter or call 1-800-M.D.-Mercy. 

About Expertscape:

Expertscape is designed to help find the most knowledgeable physicians and health professionals in the world. Expertscape objectively ranks people and institutions by their expertise in more than 27,000 biomedical topics. The experts listed by Expertscape are those who have demonstrated their expertise and knowledge of a field by writing articles that are published in the medical literature. These are the experts who try to teach the world their knowledge. The experts are ranked according to the quality and quantity of their publications. Expertscape examines all medical publications that are indexed in the National Library of Medicine's MEDLINE database. They rank the expertise of each author according to the number and type of articles that each expert has authored on the specific condition, disease, or treatment.