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Robotic Removal of Ovarian Cyst leads to Pregnancy for Mokena Mom

[caption id="attachment_23395" align="alignleft" width="300"] Dr. Nicole Gress, OB/GYN and Juliet Smith, whose pelvic pain is gone due to a robotic cystectomy she had at The Midwest Institute for Robotic Surgery at Silver Cross Hospital.[/caption] For six months, Mokena resident Juliet Smith suffered with severe pelvic pain...

First MAKO Robotic-arm Knee Surgery Performed on Mokena Woman

[caption id="attachment_23271" align="alignright" width="302"] Pictured with Tom Antkowiak, M.D., is Mokena resident Hope Marsden, who is now pain free after having partial knee replacement robotic surgery using the new Mako™ System at The Midwest Institute for Robotic Surgery at Silver Cross Hospital.[/caption] Hope Marsden suffered from...

Specialist Spotlight: Weight Loss Surgery

[caption id="attachment_22993" align="alignright" width="300"] Since 2003, Christopher Joyce, M.D. and Brain Lahmann, M.D. have been leading the charge locally helping nearly 5,000 individuals live healthier and happier lives after weight loss surgery.[/caption] Obesity is a growing epidemic in our country occurring in 1 out of every...