Getting to the Heart of Cardiac Health

Heart disease is still prevalent in our society, but fortunately there are many notable advancements in medicine, nutrition and surgical procedures. Learn how patients are receiving better treatment.

Surgical Advancements That Improve Our Lives

Surgery still can be scary for a patient, but with the major advancements that have happened over the past half-century, operations are now safer than ever before.






Cause for Hope: The Bold New Word in Cancer Treatment

Take hope in new technologies, treatments and surgeries that are catching cancer earlier and increasing the odds of survival for those diagnosed with this terrible disease.






Surgery Evolves, from First Cut to Cutting Edge

Scalpel, Please! Imagine that first shaky hand lifting a pointed object and performing the world’s first surgery. Harder to imagine is that first surgery originating in the late Stone Age….
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Innovative New Vein Disease Treatments

Gilvydis Vein Clinic opens new location in Sycamore. Sycamore and DeKalb residents suffering the adverse effects of varicose veins now have an innovative resource for treatment close to home. The…
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Improved Procedures & Technological Advances in Heart Surgery

Thanks to new discoveries in technology and knowledge, heart surgery has undergone amazing advancements in the last decade. Discover some of the new techniques and treatments available.






Success Story: Fox Valley Orthopedics

Meet a dedicated group of physicians who are dedicated to offering specialized orthopedic care to patients in Elgin, St. Charles, Geneva and Naperville, and discover why they’ve experienced tremendous growth over 40 years.






Presence Saint Joseph Hospital

77 N. Airlite Street, Elgin
(847) 695-3200