Find Relief from Gallbladder Disease
Silver Cross offers a free program about gallbladder problems on October 6
New Lenox, IL (September 28, 2015) — Over 20 million Americans live with gallbladder disease, which is one of the most common and expensive of all digestive diseases since treatment often times requires surgery and hospitalization. The two major conditions that comprise gallbladder disease are gallstones and cholecystitis, which is an inflammation of the gallbladder wall and nearby abdominal lining. Silver Cross Hospital is offering a lecture on why it’s important to find relief from gallstones and cholecystitis, which are risk factors for gallbladder cancer and bile duct cancer.
Silver Cross Hospital’s Weight Loss Surgery Program Achieves National Accreditation from the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program
Silver Cross Hospital’s bariatric surgery program has received national accreditation as a Comprehensive Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP), a joint program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).
Silver Cross Hospital Honors 500 Club Volunteers
At a recent luncheon Silver Cross Hospital honored members of the 500 Club Volunteers who graciously donated 500 or more hours of their time in a 12 month period by assisting in various departments at Silver Cross Hospital.
Vendor/Craft Fair Planned for Oct. 17 at Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (Sept. 17, 2015)--The Will County Union of King’s Daughters and Sons will hold the fourth annual Silver Crossings Vendor/Craft Fair on Saturday, Oct. 17, from 9 am. to 3 p.m. in the Silver Cross Hospital Conference Center, Pavilion A, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Free valet and shuttle bus service. Admission is also free. Strollers are welcome.
Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments
New Lenox, IL (Sept. 15, 2015) — Rashmi Bisla, M.D., nephrology and board certified internal medicine physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Bisla attended medical school at Ross University School of Medicine in Iselin, NJ. She completed an internal medicine residency at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine in Farmington, CT; and nephrology fellowship at Loyola University in Maywood. Her office is located with Kidney Care Center, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., Ste. 420, New Lenox. To schedule an appointment, call (815) 741-6830.
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