Siblings Can Smile Pain-Free after Dental Surgery at Silver
Silver Cross will host a free program on Avoiding Baby Tooth Decay on August 25
(August 15, 2016)—For years, siblings 5 year-old Natalie, 6 ½ year-old Hailey, and 3 ½ year-old Jesse had a severe bacterial infection that decayed their primary teeth. This infection, known as Early Childhood Caries, made their teeth prone to cavities and literally crumble in their mouths. Natalie and Jesse had endured severe pain when they tried to speak, eat and even smile. After interviewing several dentists, their momma found Dr. Bassel Dulli, who performed full mouth dental rehabilitation under general anesthesia on both children at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox.
Silver Cross Celebrates Annual World Breastfeeding Week Celebration
(August 10, 2016)— In honor of National Breastfeeding Month and World Breastfeeding Week, Silver Cross Hospital Lactation Consultants and the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) raised awareness for breastfeeding during the annual World Breastfeeding Week Celebration. An informative display table, refreshments, and prizes were available on August 3 in the Birthing Center Lobby at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox. Silver Cross Hospital’s International Board Certified Lactation Consultants answered questions and provided information to hospital visitors and staff members who visited the display.
Silver Cross Encore Shop Plans Fall Opening Aug. 26 & 27
(Aug. 5, 2016)—Silver Cross Hospital’s resale shop—the Encore Shop, will host its Fall Opening Friday, Aug. 26, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 27, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Items available for purchase include seasonal home décor and accessories, jewelry, linens, tableware, glassware, clothing, purses and shoes. All proceeds benefit services at Silver Cross Hospital, a not-for-profit health care provider.
Silver Cross acquires Third da Vinci Robot—the Xi® Surgical System
Midwest Institute of Robotic Surgery performs more procedures than any other facility in Chicago area
New Lenox, IL (Aug. 3, 2016) – The Midwest Institute of Robotic Surgery at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox, IL recently acquired its third da Vinci robot—the Xi® Surgical System, for advanced minimally invasive procedures. One of the top three robotic surgical programs in the Midwest, more procedures using da Vinci robotic technology are performed at Silver Cross than any other hospital or surgical center in the Chicago metropolitan area.
Silver Cross Recognizes “Top Docs” for Outstanding Patient Satisfaction
25 Physicians Rank in the top 1% of hospitals nationwide
(Aug. 4, 2016)—Silver Cross recently recognized 42 physicians and certified nurse midwives on the hospital’s medical staff for outstanding patient satisfaction from April 2015 to March 2016.