Joliet, IL (August 19, 2011)—Silver Cross Hospital honored members of the Silver Cross Medical Staff with 20 or more years of service on August 4. Physicians receiving awards included:
Physician Specialty Office Location Years of Service
Steven Antonini, M.D. Pediatrics Frankfort 20
Daniele DeGirolami, M.D. Cardiology Joliet 20
Spomenka Jercinovic, M.D. Pediatrics Shorewood 20
Thomas Lee, M.D. Psychiatry Arlington Heights 20
Alvin Ring, M.D. Pathology Joliet 20
Yatin Shah, M.D Internal Medicine Joliet 20
Eugene Chiu, M.D. Cardiology Joliet 25
Daniel Clark, D.O. Family Practice Lockport 25
Joseph Hindo, M.D. Internal Medicine Joliet 25
Jose Villarreal, M.D. Cardiology Joliet 25
Salwa Asaad, M.D. Radiation Oncology Joliet 30
Orest Horodysky, M.D. Internal Medicine Frankfort 30
Michael Shanholtzer, D.P.M. Podiatric Surgery New Lenox 30
Theodore Kanellakes, M.D. Allergy & Immunology Joliet 35
“These men and women have helped to shape Silver Cross Hospital and have led us to become a 100 Top Hospital National Award winner for seven consecutive years,” said Paul Pawlak, President and CEO of Silver Cross Hospital. “We will be forever grateful.”
Photo: Over 350 physicians, spouses and office staff attended a Physician Cocktail Party on
August 4 at the Replacement Hospital to get a sneak peek of the new hospital and honor physicians with 20 or more milestone years of service. Award recipients in attendance included: Steven Antonini, M.D., 20 years of service; Daniel Clark, D.O., 25 years of service; Michael Shanholtzer, D.P.M., 30 years of service; Alvin Ring, M.D., 20 years of service; Yatin Shah, M.D., 20 years of service; and Theodore Kanellakes, M.D., 35 years of service.
For more information about the Silver Cross Medical Staff or a referral to a physician or staff at Silver Cross, visit www.silvercross.org call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325). Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff provide care to patients in the southwest suburbs. These specialized and highly trained physicians are not employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They determine independently, based on their training and experience, the appropriate medical care for each patient.
Their services are separate from the charges for hospital facilities and support staff and are billed separately by the physician or medical group with which the physician is affiliated.
About Silver Cross Hospital
Silver Cross Hospital is a not-for-profit health care provider serving Will County and southwest suburban communities since 1895. Silver Cross has been recognized as a Thomson Reuters 100 Top Hospitals National Award winner for the last seven consecutive years and as one of America’s Most Customer Friendly Hospitals by the American Alliance of Healthcare Providers. With over 2,900 employees, physicians and volunteers, Silver Cross operates a 304-bed acute care hospital and 10 satellite facilities providing outpatient services and physician offices. Construction has begun to build a state-of-the-art replacement hospital opening in 2012 in New Lenox. To learn more about Silver Cross Hospital or a referral to a physician on staff, visit www.silvercross.org or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).