Monday, September 26, 2016

Health Care

Blue Island boasts some of the finest healthcare facilities in the Chicago metropolitan area including:

Hospitals

MetroSouth Medical Center, 12935 Gregory, 708.597.2000

Formerly St. Francis Hospital, MetroSouth Medical Center is a full-service hospital with physicians in 45 medical specialties, located just 14 miles south of Downtown Chicago.  The hospital’s Cardiology Program is nationally recognized for its advanced cardiac care, including open heart surgery as well as coronary and peripheral stenting, with state-of-the-art catheterization and electrophysiology labs.  Other specialty services include Women’s Reproductive and Childbirth Services, Surgical Services, 24-Hour Emergency Services, Rehabilitation, Radiology,  Endoscopy Lab, Neurology, Sleep Study Lab, Respiratory Services, Home Care  Services, Hospice Care and Physician Referral.

MetroSouth Medical Center celebrated it’s 1st birthday July 30, 2009.

Clinics

Pronger Smith Medical Care, 2320 High Street, 708.388.5500

Pronger Smith Medical Care is a 60 year old leader in health care fully equipped to provide a lifetime of comprehensive and accessible care-all under one roof, including general radiology, bone density assessments, mammography, lab work and minor outpatient procedures. Pronger Smith is affiliated with MetroSouth Medical Center and employs 40 physicians representing most medical specialties.

Heart Care Centers of Illinois-Blue Island, 2338 New Street, 708.824.1114

Located adjacent to MetroSouth Medical Center, Heart Care Centers of IL-Blue Island strives to provide the highest quality care for our patients’ long term and comprehensive cardiovascular health in the areas of  diagnostic cardiac examination, cardiovascular intervention and surgery, and heart-healthy therapeutic options. It is our goal to continuously improve the quality of our service and the outcomes of our patients.  708.824.1114

Fresenius Medical Services-Blue Island Dialysis, 12200 Western Ave

Fresenius Medical Services-Blue Island Dialysis Center, a division of Fresenius Medical Care North America, is the largest provider of ongoing dialysis treatment services in North America. Service at the Blue Island Dialysis Center include: In-Center Dialysis, Home Dialysis and Transplant Support

MetroSouth Health Center at Blue Island, 2210 York St

MetroSouth Health Center is located in the MetroSouth Doctors Pavilion and is home to 4 physicians providing services in family medicine which encompasses women’s health (including obstetrics), pediatrics, preventive healthcare, chronic illness management, geriatrics, and sports physicals.

Physical Therapy & Sports Injury Rehabilitation, 13314 Western Ave, 708.824.0515

PTSIR was established in 1976 and specializes in outpatient rehabilitation areas of in the areas of physical therapy, occupational therapy, industrial rehabilitation and work hardening. They also offer lymphedema, massage, sports, and hand therapy as well as geriatric programs, women’s health and athletic training.

Midwest Express Clinic, 12200 Western Avenue, 708.406.9200

Midwest Express Clinic is an urgent care facility that provides treatment for non-life threatening illnesses and injuries. They also offer primary care for adults, lab testing, and x-rays on-site.