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Centegra welcomes Surgical Associates of Fox Valley

On Oct. 1, Surgical Associates of Fox Valley becomes part of Centegra Physician Care (CPC). Centegra Health System welcomes the addition of five surgeons from this practice who grow the total CPC provider team to 151 providers at 13 practice locations.

The team at Surgical Associates of Fox Valley built its practice on general surgery and specializes in vascular, bariatric, oncology and robotic surgery. Its physicians and associates emphasize high-quality care, patient relations and community contributions.

“We share Centegra’s commitment to meeting the changing needs of our patients and to providing better continuity of care,” said Dr. Richard Lind of Surgical Associates of Fox Valley. “We are preparing for the future together to ensure patients have seamless, coordinated care in an era of healthcare reform and beyond.”

Jason Sciarro, president and chief operating officer of Centegra Health System said, “We are thrilled to welcome the Surgical Associates of Fox Valley physicians and associates to our Centegra family. This partnership strengthens their surgical practice and our health system. The affiliation continues to confirm Centegra’s commitment to partnering with community physicians to improve healthcare services for the greater McHenry County area.”

Lind added, “Surgical Associates of Fox Valley has worked very closely with Centegra Physician Care to ensure a smooth transition as we move our organization and patients to a new level of medical coordination.”

CPC expands its locations to the current Surgical Associates of Fox Valley site at 690 E. Terra Cotta Ave., Suite A, Crystal Lake. Contact the SAFV office at 815-455-2752 to schedule future appointments or for more information. The new name will be Centegra Physician Care-Surgical Associates.

Centegra Health System is committed to meeting the healthcare needs of the residents of greater McHenry County and to making services available in multiple and convenient locations, including hospitals in McHenry and Woodstock, Immediate and Physician Care Centers, Centegra Sage Cancer Center, Health Bridge Fitness Centers and the widely anticipated Centegra Hospital–Huntley slated for opening in 2016.

As the region’s leading healthcare provider, Centegra Health System continues to bring the latest treatments and technology, along with the skills of nearly 4,000 medical professionals, to meet the needs of the growing McHenry County community. For more information on Centegra Health System visit centegra.org, search Centegra Health System on Facebook and Twitter or call 877-CENTEGRA (877-236-8347).