Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments
New Lenox, IL (March 17, 2014) — Venkat Seshadri, M.D., board certifiedorthopedic surgery physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Seshadri attended medical school at Washington University in St. Louis, MO. He completed an orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in Pittsburgh, PA; and a shoulder and elbow surgery fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. His office is located with Premier Orthopaedic & Hand Center, S.C. at 11243 W. Laporte Road, Mokena. To schedule an appointment, call (708) 957-0505.
Silver Cross Offers Health Screenings in April
New Lenox, IL (March 17, 2014)—Silver Cross will offer free blood pressure checks daily from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Silver Cross Health Center, 12701 W. 143rdSt., Homer Glen. Walk-ins welcomed. For more information, call (708) 364-6337.
Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in April
New Lenox, IL (March 13, 2014)— Silver Cross offers an array of classes to help new parents prepare and expect the best from their birthing experience in the hospital’s beautiful Women and Infant Services Birthing Center. For more information or to register for one or more Childbirth Classes, visit www.silvercross.org/specialdeliveries or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
Childerguild Hosts Book Fair March 26 & 27 at Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (March 12, 2014)— Childerguild will host a Books are Fun Book Fair Wednesday, March 26 and Thursday, March 27, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. outside the Season’s Dining Room in the new Silver Cross Hospital, 1900 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. A variety of popular children’s books and games, cookbooks, self-help books and other interesting adult books will be available. Cash and major credit cards accepted. Proceeds benefit Women & Children Services and Silver Cross Hospital. For more information, call (815) 300-7117.
Silver Cross Hospital, Walgreens & Joliet Noon Lions Club Offers Free Diabetes Screenings March 25
New Lenox, IL (March 11, 2014)—In recognition of the American Diabetes Association’s American Diabetes Alert, the Silver Cross Diabetes Center, Walgreens and Joliet Noon Lions Club will offer free screenings to detect diabetes on Tuesday, March 25 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. outside Silver Cross Hospital’s Season’s Dining Room, 1900 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Participants will be offered a Diabetes Risk Test and Blood Glucose Test. For more information, call (815) 300-5990.