Prostate Cancer: Is a PSA test worth the trouble?
Silver Cross hosts free lecture about Prostate Health on November 19
Joliet, IL (November 5, 2013)— Prostate cancer remains a leading cause of death among men, but when diagnosed early, can be treatable. The University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital is offering a lecture on prostate specific antigen (PSA) screenings that will educate area residents on whether getting screened is worth pursuing.
Grace K. Suh, MD, joins University of Chicago Medicine Cancer Center at Silver Cross
New Lenox, IL (Oct. 30, 2013)—Grace K. Suh, MD, a medical oncologist specializing in breast cancers, issues related to women’s cancers, and the care of patients with complex malignancies, has joined the cancer care team at the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox, Ill. She will also see patients in the breast-medical oncology clinic at the University of Chicago Medicine in Hyde Park.
Silver Cross Recognizes “Top Docs” for Outstanding Patient Satisfaction
37 Physicians Rank in the top 1% of hospitals nationwide
New Lenox, IL (Oct. 29, 2013)— Silver Cross recently recognized 56 physicians on the hospital’s medical staff for outstanding patient satisfaction from May 2012 to June 2013.
Silver Cross Encore Shop Plans Christmas Opening Nov 1 & 2
Joliet, IL (Oct. 28, 2013)—Silver Cross Hospital’s resale shop—the Encore Shop, will host its Christmas Opening Friday, Nov. 1 and Saturday, Nov. 2, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Items available for purchase include seasonal decorations, collectible Annalee hand painted dolls, adult and children’s seasonal clothing, toys, household items, books and more. All proceeds benefit services at Silver Cross Hospital, a not-for-profit health care provider.
Silver Cross Offering Free Diabetes Educational Fest Nov. 9
New Lenox, IL (October 28, 2013)—The Silver Cross Diabetes Center will host its annual Fall Diabetes Festival on Saturday, November 9. The free event will be held from 8 a.m. to Noon in the Conference Center at Silver Cross Hospital, Pavilion A, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Convenient parking and complimentary shuttle service are available.