Silver Cross Honors Physicians for Milestone Years of Service
New Lenox, IL (May 8, 2014)—Silver Cross Hospital honored members of the Silver Cross Medical Staff with 20 or more milestone years of service on April 24. Physicians receiving awards included:
Physician Specialty Office Location Years of Service
Jose Battistini, M.D. Obstetrics/Gynecology Joliet 20
Cathy Joyce, M.D. Pediatrics Joliet 20
Chris Kolyvas, M.D. Cardiology Joliet 20
Moly Mathew, M.D. Anesthesia New Lenox 20
John Mikuzis, D.O. Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation Shorewood 20
Frederick Alexander, M.D. Infectious Diseases Joliet 25
Volker Bertrand, D.O. Dermatology New Lenox 25
Daryl Caneva, D.P.M. Podiatric Surgery Joliet/Lockport 25
Mark Danielson, M.D. General Surgery Joliet 25
Frances Deppe, M.D. Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation Joliet 25
John Giroux, M.D. Pediatrics Joliet 25
Kenneth Porter, M.D. Pediatrics Lemont 25
William Mikaitis, M.D. Family Practice Homer Glen 30
Thomas Moore, M.D. Pediatrics Shorewood 30
Kanchana Umpai, M.D. Obstetrics/Gynecology Joliet 30
George Jones, M.D. Urology Joliet 35
Ramesh Patel, M.D. Cardiology Joliet 35
Ernesto Tan, M.D. Urology Lockport 35
Voraphot Sathissarat, M.D. Pediatrics Joliet 40
Bruce Smit, D.P.M. Podiatric Surgery Frankfort 40
Photo caption: Silver Cross Hospital honored members of the Silver Cross Medical Staff with 20 or more milestone years of service on April 24 including Volker Bertand, D.O.; Daryl Caneva, D.P.M.; Ramesh Patel, M.D.; William Mikaitis, M.D.; Ernesto Tan, M.D.; Voraphot Sathissarat, M.D.; and Bruce Smit, D.P.M.
“These men and women have helped to shape Silver Cross Hospital and have led us to provide award-winning care for future generations,” said Paul Pawlak, President and CEO of Silver Cross Hospital. “We will be forever grateful.”
For more information about the Silver Cross Medical Staff or a referral to a physician or staff at Silver Cross, visit www.silvercross.org call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325). Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff provide care to patients in Will County and the southwest suburbs. These specialized and highly trained physicians are not employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They determine independently, based on their training and experience, the appropriate medical care for each patient.
Their services are separate from the charges for hospital facilities and support staff and are billed separately by the physician or medical group with which the physician is affiliated.
About Silver Cross Hospital
Silver Cross Hospital is a not-for-profit health care provider serving Will County and southwest suburban communities since 1895. Silver Cross has been recognized as a Thomson Reuters 100 Top Hospitals National Award winner for seven consecutive years and as a Hospital of Choice by the American Alliance of Healthcare Providers. With over 3,500 employees, physicians and volunteers, Silver Cross operates a 289-bed acute care hospital and 5 satellite facilities providing outpatient services and physician offices. Silver Cross opened a state-of-the-art replacement hospital on February 26, 2012 at I-355 and Route 6 in New Lenox. To learn more about Silver Cross Hospital or a referral to a physician on staff, visit www.silvercross.org or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).