Tired of Aches & Pains? Learn What May Give You Relief
Silver Cross Hospital offers free lecture series and screening
New Lenox, IL (Jan 30, 2015) — Millions of Americans suffer from aches and pains daily. But at what level of distress should you seek help to find relief from your pain? Silver Cross Hospital is offering a free lecture series titled Aches & Pains on determining when to seek help and how to eliminate soreness and in various areas of the body. All participants will receive a GIFT BAG which includes a complimentary carpal tunnel or back screening performed by a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician from the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross and other items to help you stay active. All programs will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Silver Cross Hospital Conference Center, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., Pavilion A, New Lenox. Register to attend one or more talks online or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
Are you a woman suffering from a Pelvic Disorder?
New Lenox, IL (January 28, 2015)— It is estimated that nearly 50% of all women between the ages of 50 and 79 have some form of prolapse. Are you or a loved one experiencing pelvic organ prolapse? If so, learn how to treat the condition by attending a free lecture at Silver Cross Hospital.
Benefits to Birthing with a Midwife
Silver Cross offers a free program about delivering with a Midwife February 3
New Lenox, IL (January 28, 2015)-- According to the American Midwifery Certification Board, there are over 11,000 certified nurse midwives in the United States, and the number of expectant moms choosing to use a midwife to birth continues to rise. Silver Cross Hospital is offering a free program that will educate area women about the benefits of choosing to birth with a midwife.
Orland Park Woman without Typical Cardiac Risk Factors Overcomes Heart Disease
As 47 year-old Mary Pat Falloon was hiking with her girlfriends in the Arizona mountains, she noticed a heaviness sensation in her chest and down both her arms. “I was living a healthy lifestyle – I exercised regularly and my weight, blood pressure and cholesterol were in normal ranges,” said Mary Pat Falloon, a resident of Orland Park. “However to be safe, I had a stress test with my extremely skilled cardiologist Dr. Kathleen Drinan, who determined that I had a blockage. Then I had a coronary angiogram that found a 95% blockage in my right coronary artery. I was treated with a coronary stent, and for several years been blessed with no further cardiac incidents.”
Local Plastic/Reconstructive Surgeon Bringing Advanced Breast Reconstruction Techniques to Silver Cross Hospital Patients
New Lenox, IL (Jan. 26, 2015)—At just 32 years old, Dr. Matthew Endara is frequently called upon by his colleagues to help patients after a traumatic injury or illness. The young plastic and reconstructive surgeon is using his advanced training to bring the latest techniques for rebuilding limbs and muscles using the most cutting-edge techniques and technology to patients at Silver Cross Hospital. His unique approach ensures that each patient has the best opportunity for a successful outcome—regardless of how small or complex the procedure.