Kankakee Woman Finds Comforts After Multiple Robotic

For three years, Kankakee resident Teloa Smith wasn’t able to fully enjoy life because she was so stressed trying to make it to the bathroom in time to avoid an accident. Smith, like millions of women in the United States, was silently trying to cope with her constant incontinence. Things began to worsen as she [...]

By |2018-01-30T15:08:33-06:00January 30th, 2018|In The News|0 Comments

Suffering Ends With Robotic Surgery

NEW LENOX, IL — For over two decades, Plainfield resident Beth Kenealy’s quality of life was in a downward spiral. She suffered from constant incontinence which advanced to the point she was wearing the largest incontinence pad. In addition, after the birth of her third child, she had severe, heavy periods that included blood clots. [...]

By |2017-06-08T19:11:51-05:00June 5th, 2017|In The News|0 Comments

New Lenox Woman discomfort eliminated after innovative surgery

For three years, New Lenox resident Nadine Lawson hoped her uterine fibroid would shrink and disappear. Instead, she felt bloated and uncomfortable for years as the mass grew larger pressing on her bladder requiring her to constantly urinate. Since the fibroid enlarged, the 49-year-old was unable to have her annual gynecological exam completed. On the [...]

By |2018-01-30T15:08:39-06:00September 20th, 2016|In The News|0 Comments

Silver Cross acquires Third da Vinci Robot

The Midwest Institute of Robotic Surgery at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox, IL recently acquired its third da Vinci robot—the Xi® Surgical System, for advanced minimally invasive procedures.   One of the top three robotic surgical programs in the Midwest, more procedures using da Vinci robotic technology are performed at Silver Cross than any other [...]

By |2017-02-18T20:38:00-06:00August 4th, 2016|In The News|0 Comments