Ingalls patient is 2nd in world to enroll in immunotherapy study for advanced colon cancer

Published Wed 11/2/16

Michelle Burnett of Palos Heights recently became the second person in the world to enroll in a breakthrough research study for colorectal cancer.

Cirrhosis Treatment | Symptoms, Causes, Complications

Liver cirrhosis treatment depends on diagnosing the underlying cause. Our liver specialists help patients control or slow cirrhosis progression to advanced stages.

Tests for Liver Disease Diagnosis | Hepatology

If you are being tested for liver disease, your doctor will explain tests you will undergo and why. Common tests include liver biopsy, blood tests and upper endoscopy.

Balloon sinus dilation now offered in-office at Ingalls Family Care Center in Flossmoor

Published Sat 5/7/16

Ear, nose and throat specialist Francis Hobson, M.D., is changing the way sinusitis is treated by dramatically and instantly improving patient’s lives with a new in-office procedure.

PSC and Autoimmune Liver Disease

Cardiac surgeon Robert Replogle, MD, 1931-2016

Published Tue 5/24/16

May 24, 2016: Robert L. Replogle, MD, a nationally recognized specialist in congenital and open-heart surgery, died at the University of Chicago Medicine on Monday, May 9, surrounded by his family. He was 84 years old.

Experimental advance offers a first glimpse of the biophysics of vision

Published Thu 5/5/16

May 5, 2016: In a groundbreaking experiment using the world's fastest camera, a team of scientists led by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee documented the fundamental processes of a chemical reaction as they occurred in real time.

Riverside Healthcare partners with University of Chicago Medicine

Published Fri 5/13/16

May 13, 2016: Riverside Healthcare has announced it will partner with the University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital to bring world-class, inpatient care to pediatric patients in Kankakee, Iroquois, Will and Grundy counties.

Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis | PSC Treatment

Primary sclerosing cholangitis treatment involves managing psc symptoms and complications, like itching and bile duct infections. Expert diagnosis, second opinions.

Stopping cancer in its tracks

Published Thu 5/12/16

May 12, 2016: Researchers from the University of Chicago have shown that inhibiting autophagy, a self-devouring process used by cells to degrade large intra-cellular cargo, effectively blocks tumor cell migration and breast cancer metastasis in tumor models