Silver Cross Hospital

The way you should be treated.™

Since Silver Cross Hospital relocated to I-355 and Route 6 in New Lenox five years ago, the hospital and the Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission have worked to redevelop the former hospital campus on Joliet’s east side. 

Silver Cross Hospital is pleased to announce Vincent Pryor has been named Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) effective September 11, 2017.

MACI procedure is more efficient and requires less time in operating room than previous cartilage replacement surgery 

At 20 years old, Taylor Munn didn’t think knee surgery would be in her near future. After dislocating her knee cap in September 2015, surgery was eventually her only option. Munn, who lives in Manhattan, eventually became the first patient at Silver Cross Hospital to undergo the MACI (matrix-induced autologous cultured chondrocytes on porcine collagen membrane) procedure. The new procedure is an evolution on the previous ACI (autologous cultured chondrocytes on porcine collagen membrane procedure), but is more efficient.

In honor of National Breastfeeding Month and World Breastfeeding Week, Silver Cross Hospital Lactation Consultants and the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) raised awareness for breastfeeding during the annual World Breastfeeding Week Celebration. An informative display table, refreshments, and prizes were available on August 3 in the Birthing Center Lobby at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox. Silver Cross Hospital’s International Board Certified Lactation Consultants answered questions and provided information to hospital visitors and staff members who visited the display.

Along with the Silver Cross Medical Staff, the hospital’s volunteer organizations, Childerguild, the Advisory Board, and the Will County Union of King’s Daughters and Sons, recently honored Paul Pawlak for his 27 years of service as President and CEO by creating the Paul Pawlak Scholarship to fund the continuing education of Silver Cross Hospital’s employees.   

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

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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.