Silver Cross Hospital

The way you should be treated.™

My SilverCross

News

Frankfort Fire Chief on the Job after Low Back Surgery

New Lenox, IL (Nov. 13, 2014)—Jim Grady has spent 38 years as a volunteer and career firefighter.  He has experienced it all—from flashovers to extrications to vehicle, structure, fuel, and large field fires.  But over time, the job had taken a toll on his body to the point where he was in constant pain, specifically in his legs.  Jim suffered lumbar degenerative disc disease and lumbar spinal stenosis—both normal wear-and-tear effects of aging.  He also had a herniated disc.  

Read more: Frankfort Fire Chief on the Job after Low Back Surgery

Don’t let your Turkey Dinner go up in smoke this Thanksgiving

Silver Cross Hospital Offers Tips to Celebrate Holiday Safely

New Lenox, IL (November 13, 2014)— Thanksgiving is a holiday that awakes our senses -  from the brisk autumn wind that blows against our faces as we pass through the doorway of our loved ones home to the herb-filled turkey aroma that engulfs the entire dwelling.  Unfortunately, many families end up smelling smoke and burnt cinders since Thanksgiving is the leading day of the year for home fires according to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Silver Cross Hospital offers safety tips and what to do in case an accident occurs. 

Read more: Don’t let your Turkey Dinner go up in smoke this Thanksgiving

Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments

New Lenox, IL (November 12, 2014) — Olufemi Aboyeji, M.D., infectious disease and board certified internal medicine physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Aboyeji attended medical school at New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY. He completed an internal medicine residency at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago; and an infectious disease fellowship at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago. His office is located with Chicagoland Infectious Disease, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., Suite 550, New Lenox. To schedule an appointment, call (708) 748-9952. 

Read more: Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments

RIC at Silver Cross Employees Climb Chicago’s Willis Tower to Raise Funds for Rehabilitation Research

New Lenox, IL (November 10, 2014)— Ten employees from the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) at Silver Cross Hospital participated in the Sixth Annual SkyRise Chicago Challenge by climbing all 103 floors (2,109 steps) in the Willis Tower. The RIC at Silver Cross team raised over $1,800 which was added to the overall total of over $1.2 million that was raised for RIC’s clinical and research programs. SkyRise Chicago – the world's tallest indoor stair-climbing event – benefits the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC). All proceeds of the sold-out event will help provide quality clinical care and cutting-edge research for more than 50,000 RIC patients from around the world. 

Read more: RIC at Silver Cross Employees Climb Chicago’s Willis Tower to Raise Funds for Rehabilitation...

Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides Scholarship Grant to University of St. Francis MERIT Program

New Lenox, IL (Nov. 7, 2014)—Joliet resident Cristal Munguia recently received a $1,000  University of St. Francis MERIT Program scholarship funded by a grant from the Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission 

Read more: Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides Scholarship Grant to University of St. Francis...

News

  • Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments


    Read More...
  • Lockport Man Survives Stroke Following Heart Surgery at Silver Cross Hospital


    Read More...
  • Ensure a Jolly Holiday by Avoiding a Christmas Tree Fire


    Read More...

Social Media

Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospitals

AAHCP Hospital of Choice

Located at 1900 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox, IL 60451   Main Phone (815) 300-1100

© Copyright 2014  Silver Cross Hospital. All Rights Reserved.

 

  

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.