Silver Cross Medical Staff Announces Medical Staff Appointments
New Lenox, IL (August 7, 2013) —Mobolanle Coker, M.D., board certified pediatrics physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Coker completed a pediatrics residency at Case Western Reserve, MetroHealth in Cleveland, OH; and a pediatrics residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. Her office is located with the Pediatric Faculty Foundation, Inc., of Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago at 1870 Silver Cross Blvd., Suite 100, New Lenox. To schedule an appointment, call (815) 463-4400.
Patrice Carter Frederick, M.D., board certified general surgery physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Frederick attended medical school at the University of Illinois, College of Medicine in Peoria. She completed a general surgery residency at the University of Illinois Metropolitan Group Hospitals in Chicago; and an advanced laparoscopic surgery fellowship at the Minimally Invasive Surgery Institute in Baton Rauge, LA. Her office is located with Pronger Smith MedicalCare, 17495 S. LaGrange Rd., Tinley Park. To schedule an appointment, call (708) 226-7000.
Summer Dewdney, M.D., obstetrics/gynecology physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Dewdney attended medical school at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, IA. She completed an obstetrics/ gynecology residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center in Chicago; and a gynecologic oncology fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis, MO. Her office is located with University Gynecologic Oncology Associates at 1725 W. Harrison, Suite 842, Chicago. To schedule an appointment, call (312) 942-6300.
Phillip Nigro, M.D., orthopedic surgery physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Nigro attended medical school at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He completed an orthopedic surgery residency at Tufts Orthopedics in Boston, MA; and a shoulder and elbow surgery fellowship at Florida Orthopedic Institute in Temple Terrace, FL. His office is located with Bone and Joint Physicians, 15255 South Harlem Avenue, Orland Park. To schedule an appointment, call (708) 423-8440.
Robin Whatley, M.D., board certified obstetrics/gynecology physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Whatley attended medical school at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, OH. She completed an obstetrics/gynecology residency at John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County in Chicago. Her office is located with Aunt Martha’s Youth Service, 1200 Eagle Street, Joliet.
For more information about these physicians, visit www.silvercross.org or call the Silver Cross Physician Referral Service at 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 seven consecutive years and as a Hospital of Choice by the American Alliance of Healthcare Providers. With over 3,000 employees, physicians and volunteers, Silver Cross operates a 289-bed acute care hospital and 9 satellite facilities providing outpatient services and physician offices. Silver Cross opened a state-of-the-art replacement hospital on February 26, 2012 at I-355 and Route 6 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).