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Loyola Physician Named President-Elect of American Orthopaedic Association

The American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) named Alexander J. Ghanayem, MD, FAOA, department chair, orthopaedic surgery and rehabilitation at Loyola University Medical Center and chief medical officer of Loyola Medicine, as second president-elect...
14-Jul-2022 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

American Heart Association and American Stroke Association Recognize Loyola University Medical Center for Advanced Care for Stroke and Type 2 Diabetes

Loyola University Medical Center (LUMC) has received a 2022 Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke GOLD Plus Award from the American Heart Association (AHA) and American Stroke Association. The AHA also named LUMC to its Target: Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll.
12-Jul-2022 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Twenty-Nine Loyola Doctors Named Top Cancer Doctors by Chicago Magazine

Chicago magazine's Top Cancer Doctors list for 2022 includes 29 Loyola Medicine physicians.
5-Jul-2022 12:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tips on Firework Safety from Doctors at the Midwest's Largest Burn Center

Every Fourth of July weekend, millions gather to enjoy fireworks in cities and towns across the country, but for those who create their own displays, the holiday can be dangerous. "Emergency rooms and burn centers see a significant increase in...
29-Jun-2022 9:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Loyola Announces Barbara G. and John L. Keeley, Jr. Center for Emergency Medicine Education As First Class of Emergency Medicine Residents Graduate

Earlier this week, members of the Loyola Medicine community celebrated the graduation of the inaugural class of the Emergency Medicine Residency program at Loyola University Medical Center (LUMC). Loyola’s Emergency Medicine Residency program was...
16-Jun-2022 11:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Dr. James Boblick Retires after Practicing for over 30 years with His Two Brothers

Internist Dr. James Bobllick is retiring this week after more than 30 years of practicing medicine with his brothers, Dr. John Boblick and Dr. William Boblick. As he looks forward to retirement, he says, "I have mixed emotions. I've got a tear in...
13-Jun-2022 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Loyola Urologist Awarded Prestigious Barringer Medal and Named Trustee to American Board of Urology

Christopher M. Gonzalez, MD, MBA, FACS, chair of the urology department at Loyola University Medical Center, has been awarded the Barringer Medal from the American Association of Genitourinary Surgeons. Dr. Gonzalez was also recently elected...
9-Jun-2022 11:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Loyola University Chicago’s Kathy Albain, MD to Receive Prestigious National Award for Pioneering Breast Cancer Research

Kathy S. Albain, MD, FACP, FASCO, will receive the 2022 Gianni Bonadonna Breast Cancer Award in recognition of her pioneering work in research and patient care and for her dedication to mentoring the researchers of tomorrow. Dr. Albain, the...
3-Jun-2022 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Loyola Medicine Pediatric Experts Available to Discuss Possible Approval of COVID-19 Vaccines for Children Under 5

15-Jun-2022 11:30 AM EDT

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Loyola Medicine Infectious Disease Experts Available to Discuss Monkeypox

3-Jun-2022 12:40 PM EDT

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Frying Your Turkey This Thanksgiving? Loyola Medicine Tips to Prevent a Serious Burn Injury

As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, Joshua Carson, MD, regional director of Loyola Medicine's Burn Center is reminding everyone to be vigilant to prevent burn injuries around the holidays. Loyola's Burn Center is the largest in Illinois and is...
23-Nov-2021 6:05 PM EST

Returning to School Sports Runs Low Risk for COVID-19 Infection, Say Loyola Medicine Experts

As students head back to school this fall, sports medicine physicians with Loyola Medicine say the risk of COVID-19 exposure among student athletes is low. As the Delta variant of COVID-19 continues to spread across the U.S., Nathaniel Jones, MD, a...
8-Sep-2021 2:05 PM EDT

Fall Allergy Season Returns with Rise in Ragweed Levels

Ragweed levels are on the rise as the summer months draw to a close according to Rachna Shah, MD, a Loyola Medicine allergist who oversees the Loyola Medicine Daily Allergy Count. “A spike in ragweed tends to mark the informal start of the fall...
31-Aug-2021 1:55 PM EDT

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Why so many ACL injuries this season in the NFL?

28-Sep-2020 1:25 PM EDT

Expert says the new normal for high school and college athletes will include frequent testing, adherence to safety guidelines and flexibility as science and data evolve

16-Jul-2020 10:15 AM EDT

June 27 is PTSD Awareness Day: Know the Symptoms and Risk Factors for acute stress and PTSD During COVID-19

23-Jun-2020 6:50 PM EDT

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Loyola Medicine, a member of Trinity Health, is a quaternary care system based in Chicago's western suburbs that includes Loyola University Medical Center (LUMC), Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, MacNeal Hospital and convenient locations offering primary and specialty care services from more than 1,800 physicians throughout Cook, Will and DuPage counties. LUMC is a 547-licensed-bed hospital in Maywood that includes the William G. & Mary A. Ryan Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine, the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, a Level 1 trauma center, Illinois's largest burn center, a certified comprehensive stroke center and a children’s hospital. Having delivered compassionate care for more than 50 years, Loyola also trains the next generation of caregivers through its academic affiliation with Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine and Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing. Gottlieb is a 247-licensed-bed community hospital in Melrose Park with 180 physician offices, an adult day care program, the Gottlieb Center for Fitness, the Loyola Center for Metabolic Surgery and Bariatric Care and the Loyola Cancer Care & Research facility at the Marjorie G. Weinberg Cancer Center. MacNeal Hospital is a 374-licensed-bed teaching hospital in Berwyn with advanced inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and psychiatric services, including acute rehabilitation, an inpatient skilled nursing facility and a 68-bed behavioral health program and community clinics. MacNeal has provided quality, patient-centered care to the near west suburbs since 1919. For more information, visit loyolamedicine.org.



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