A COPD Support Group will meet from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, June 8, at Centegra Hospital-Woodstock’s Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Gym, 3701 Doty Road in Woodstock, Ill. Patients, their loved ones and caregivers are invited to attend this free support group.
The group will provide education about topics including medications, inhaler use
Dr. Jenny Yoo, an endocrine surgeon with Centegra Physician Care, will present a free physician lecture about thyroid problems on June 6.
Problems with the thyroid can leave people tired, make them gain weight and cause other serious health concerns. Yoo will review thyroid disorders and growths, the role of genetics
Starting August 2017, Centegra Health System will bring the Centegra Health System Nursing Residency Program to the local community. The nursing residency will provide the highest level of support for new graduate nurses throughout their first year as Centegra Associates. Centegra’s nursing residency will have cohorts twice a year, starting
A Survivors of Suicide Attempt Support Group will meet from 7 to 8:30 p.m. one night weekly for eight weeks at 527 W. South St. in Woodstock. As Centegra continues to fill the group for its first session, more information will be available about a start date and future sessions.
Centegra Health System will offer a free skin cancer screening from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 10, at the Centegra Sage Cancer Center, 4305 Medical Center Drive on the Centegra Hospital-McHenry campus in McHenry.
Space is limited and registration is required for each location. Register by calling 877-CENTEGRA (877-236-8347).
Centegra Health System will celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 4, at the Centegra Sage Cancer Center on the campus of Centegra Hospital-McHenry. The day will honor cancer survivors, their loved ones and the friends they turn to for help and understanding and serve
Minimally invasive repair reduces risk of complications, is new to Chicago suburbs
McHENRY, Ill. – The Centegra Hospital-McHenry cardiology team now performs a new minimally invasive procedure to treat an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA).
On April 5, interventional cardiologist Dr. Douglas Tomasian implanted an iliac branch system in a patient to prevent
Centegra Health System will offer a free physician lecture to provide community members information about chronic leg pain management. Dr. Sherazuddin Qureshi, a board-certified vascular surgeon with Centegra Physician Care, will present Don’t Live With Leg Pain from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 16, at the Centegra Hospital-Huntley Foglia
Community members are invited to hear a panel of experts talk about the latest in women’s health news at an upcoming Centegra Healthy Living Institute event. Topics will range from essential health screenings and beneficial nutrients to fitness recommendation for women of all ages. The event will be from 6
Centegra Health System urges women to stay ahead of breast cancer by receiving regular screening mammograms. To support them in this goal, Centegra offers monthly Mammo Monday events.
The next Mammo Monday is May 8. During the event’s new extended hours, attendees can bring their mothers, daughters, sisters and friends to