Podiatrist Christina Staskiewicz, DPM, Joins Loyola | Loyola Medicine
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Podiatrist Christina Staskiewicz, DPM, Joins Loyola Medicine

MAYWOOD, IL – Christina Staskiewicz, DPM, a podiatrist who treats a range of foot and ankle conditions, has joined Loyola Medicine.
 
Dr. Staskiewicz treats conditions including arthritis, bunions, hammer toes, diabetic foot complications and pediatric foot conditions. She provides treatments including orthotics prescriptions, injections, diabetic wound care and surgery.

"In many cases we can make people feel better right away," Dr. Staskiewicz said.
 
Dr. Staskiewicz said she tries always to be open and honest with patients. "I strive to explain their conditions and treatments in a manner that is easy to understand," she said.
 
Dr. Staskiewicz sees patients at the Loyola Outpatient Center in Maywood, Loyola Center for Health at Burr RidgeLoyola Center for Health at Oakbrook Terrace and Loyola Center for Health at River Forest.
 
Dr. Stakiewicz is an assistant professor in the department of orthopaedic surgery and rehabilitation of Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. She is board qualified in podiatric medicine and foot and ankle surgery.
 
Dr. Staskiewicz received her doctor of podiatric medicine degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. She completed a residency in podiatry at Loyola University Medical Center.
 
Loyola’s podiatric medicine and surgery team, certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, works closely with the team of orthopaedic foot and ankle specialists to diagnose and treat problems in the foot, ankle and lower leg.

About Loyola Medicine and Trinity Health

Loyola Medicine, a member of Trinity Health, is a quaternary care system based in the western suburbs of Chicago that includes Loyola University Medical Center (LUMC), Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, MacNeal Hospital and convenient locations offering primary and specialty care services from 1,877 physicians throughout Cook, Will and DuPage counties. LUMC is a 547-licensed-bed hospital in Maywood that includes the William G. and Mary A. Ryan Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine, the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, a Level 1 trauma center, Illinois's largest burn center, a certified comprehensive stroke center and a children’s hospital. Having delivered compassionate care for over 50 years, Loyola also trains the next generation of caregivers through its teaching affiliation with Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine and Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing. Gottlieb is a 247-licensed-bed community hospital in Melrose Park with 150 physician offices, an adult day care program, the Gottlieb Center for Fitness, the Loyola Center for Metabolic Surgery and Bariatric Care and the Loyola Cancer Care & Research at the Marjorie G. Weinberg Cancer Center at Melrose Park. MacNeal Hospital is a 374-bed teaching hospital in Berwyn with advanced inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and psychiatric services, advanced diagnostics and treatments. MacNeal has a 12-bed acute rehabilitation unit, a 25-bed inpatient skilled nursing facility, and a 68-bed behavioral health program and community clinics. MacNeal has provided quality, patient-centered care to the near west suburbs since 1919.

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic healthcare systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually. Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $18.3 billion and assets of $26.2 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians. Committed to those who are poor and underserved in its communities, Trinity is known for its focus on the country's aging population. As a single, unified ministry, the organization is the innovator of Senior Emergency Departments, the largest not-for-profit provider of home health care services—ranked by number of visits—in the nation, as well as the nation’s leading provider of PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) based on the number of available programs.