Monday, July 25, 2011

Darien Health Center Relocating to New Loyola Center for Health at Burr Ridge

MAYWOOD, Ill. -- On Aug. 1, physicians and services of the Loyola Center for Health at Darien are moving to the new Loyola Center for Health at Burr Ridge. Relocating to Burr Ridge will give patients access to more than 20 specialties, expanded imaging and lab testing and complete rehabilitation services. The services relocating from the Darien center are adolescent medicine, internal medicine/pediatrics, pediatric urology and psychiatry. The Loyola Center for Health at Burr Ridge is the largest academic medical center outpatient facility in the Chicago suburbs. It includes primary care; rehabilitation services; specialty care, such as orthopaedics and neurology; and an Immediate Care center, where a patient can see a physician with no appointment and minimal waiting for such conditions as an ankle sprain or the flu. Parking is free. There's Wi-Fi throughout the 100,000-square-foot building, an optical shop and hearing center and a café serving baked goods, sandwiches and gourmet coffee. Loyola Center for Health at Burr Ridge is located at 6800 N. Frontage Rd., just off County Line Road and the Stevenson and Tri-State expressways. It is convenient to other Loyola outpatient centers in Hickory Hills, Homer Glen, Oakbrook Terrace and Wheaton.

About Loyola University Health System

Loyola University Health System (LUHS) is part of Trinity Health. Based in the western suburbs of Chicago, LUHS is a quaternary care system with a 61-acre main medical center campus, the 36-acre Gottlieb Memorial Hospital campus and more than 30 primary and specialty care facilities in Cook, Will and DuPage counties. Loyola University Medical Center’s campus is conveniently located in Maywood, 13 miles west of Chicago’s Loop and 8 miles east of Oak Brook, Ill. At the heart of the medical center campus is a 559-licensed-bed hospital that houses a Level 1 Trauma Center, a Burn Center and the Ronald McDonald® Children's Hospital of Loyola University Medical Center. Also on campus are the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, Loyola Outpatient Center, Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine and Loyola Oral Health Center as well as Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing and the Loyola Center for Fitness. Loyola's Gottlieb campus in Melrose Park includes the 255-licensed-bed community hospital, the Professional Office Building housing 150 private practice clinics, the Adult Day Care, the Gottlieb Center for Fitness, Loyola Center for Metabolic Surgery and Bariatric Care and the Loyola Cancer Care & Research at the Marjorie G. Weinberg Cancer Center at Melrose Park.

Trinity Health is a national Catholic health system with an enduring legacy and a steadfast mission to be a transforming and healing presence within the communities we serve. Trinity is committed to being a people-centered health care system that enables better health, better care and lower costs. Trinity Health has 88 hospitals and hundreds of continuing care facilities, home care agencies and outpatient centers in 21 states and 119,000 employees.