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Drs. Horan and Veldman Relocate to Silver Cross Health Center in Homer Glen

Roseann Horan , M.D., and Marie Veldman, D.O., have relocated their medical practice —now known as Women’s Primary Health Partners, to the Silver Cross Health Center in Homer Glen.  Beginning Jan. 19, the physicians will see patients at their new office in the Silver Cross Health Center, 12701 W. 143rd St., Suite 230, Homer Glen.  To schedule an appointment with Drs. Horan and Veldman, call (708) 301-6702. New patients are welcome.  Women’s Primary Health Partners accept most insurance plans and offer evening and Saturday appointments.  The practice is solely dedicated to managing the comprehensive healthcare needs of women through all stages of life beginning at age 16. 

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Silver Cross Hospital Welcomes 1st Baby of 2016

New Lenox, IL (Jan. 1, 2016)—Silver Cross Hospital welcomed the first baby of the new year on Jan. 1, 2016 at 4:35 a.m.  Dr. John Bush, obstetrician/gynecologist, delivered the baby girl to Rebecca Kustra of Lockport.  Lily Grace weighed 7 pounds 2 ounces and measured 19 ½ inches at birth.  This is Kustra’s third child. Lily Grace has a 6-year-old brother and 4-year-old sister.

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Weight Loss Surgery a Walk in the Park for Morris Mom

BMI Surgery at Silver Cross helps woman lost over 130 pounds with laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy

When 278 pound Kristi Savoree would play at the park with her 2 ½ year old daughter, Isabella, her back, knee and feet pain made it difficult to play beside the active toddler. “I’m so amazed at all the energy I have now that allows me to keep up with my daughter,” exclaims Kristi. “I can chase her around the park, play on the swings and bike ride with her for hours – all with no pain in my body.”  Since losing over 137 pounds after having weight loss surgery with BMI Surgery at Silver Cross Hospital, Savoree is savoring every day playing with her daughter as she exercises regularly and eats healthier foods.

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Joliet Slammers Donates Funds to Silver Cross Hospital for Lifeline Medical Alert Program

The Joliet Slammers baseball team recently donated $5,000 to the Silver Cross Foundation to be used for the Lifeline Medical Alert Program.  

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Does Shoveling Snow give you an Aching Back?

The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross Hospital offers free low back pain screenings in January

When the first snow fall occurred last month, it was exciting to watch the glistening, white flakes float through the air. Since then our delight to witness the season’s first snowfall may have faded with the chore of having to shovel snow.  One sure sign that you may be tired of snow is that your back aches each time you shovel. Since shoveling snow remains a frequent cause of back injuries, The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) at Silver Cross Hospital is offering free low back screenings to assist area residents eliminate back pain while enduring another snowfall. 

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