Silver Cross Hospital

The way you should be treated.™

26 Physicians Rank in the top 1% of hospitals nationwide

Last week, Silver Cross recognized 55 physicians on the hospital’s medical staff for outstanding patient satisfaction from April 2016 to March 2017.

Humera Baig, D.O., board certified radiology physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Baig attended medical school at Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, WI. She completed a diagnostic radiology residency at Southern Illinois University Hospital in Springfield; and an abdominal body imaging fellowship at Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. Her office is located with Advanced Midwest Radiology, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., Ste. 255, New Lenox.

Seneca woman suffering from endometriosis back to work two weeks after surgery

As an orthopedic surgical nurse, Heather Tesdal knows what it’s like to deal with pain. For years she was in constant pain due to endometriosis. She had a previous surgery to remove fibroid tumors in her uterus, but the pain was still there. Eventually, something needed to be done. Dr. Peter Vienne, gynecologic surgeon with the Midwest Institute of Robotic Surgery at Silver Cross Hospital, performed a robotic-assisted hysterectomy on Tesdal in May.

Familias Unidas por la Educacion recently awarded $10,000 in scholarships from a Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission grant.  Each of the following students received a $1,000 scholarship on May 4:  Cheyenne Aguilar, Lewis University; Andre Baez Martinez, University of St. Francis; Morayma Barron, University of St. Francis; Heidy Deltoro, University of St. Francis; Nicholas Diaz, University of St. Francis; Freddy Hernandez, Joliet Junior College; Daisy Hernandez, Joliet Junior College; Monica Moore Virrey, Olivet Nazarene University; Bryant Nunez, University of Illinois; and Alena Sanchez, University of St. Francis.

Joliet man cured of sleep apnea after losing more than 150 pounds in one year at Silver Cross Hospital

Phil Martinez had success with weight loss in the past, but found it very difficult to stay on track. Over time, he reached 360 pounds; a far cry from the 179 pounds he weighed when he married his wife in 1989.

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Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care.  These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.