Three Primary-Care Physicians Join the Team at Loyola in Homer Glen
MAYWOOD, Ill. â Loyola University Health System has expanded its care in Homer Glen and surrounding communities by offering a full spectrum of primary-care services for all ages at the Loyola Center for Health at Homer Glen. âThis was something the community was asking for and we are excited to expand our medical care to the community by offering this service for adults, kids and families,â said William Seliga, director of the Loyola Center for Health at Homer Glen. âWe now offer the full gamut of medical care from medical specialists to imaging and laboratory services to immediate care and now primary care. Doctors Sara Doss, Kevin Polsley and Emily Tuerk will be joining the team at Homer Glen. Doss earned her medical degree from Rush Medical College and completed her residency training in adult internal medicine and pediatrics at Loyola University Medical Center. Her medical interests include comprehensive primary care, transitional medicine from childhood to adulthood, youth and young adults with special needs and infant care. âI am excited to care for people of all ages in Homer Glen and the surrounding communities,â Doss said. âItâs wonderful to be a part of a great organization like Loyola and bring new options for primary care to the area.â Polsley earned his medical degree from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine and completed his residency training in adult internal medicine and pediatrics at Loyola University Medical Center. âItâs a privilege to care for people of all ages and from all walks of life. I have a passion for learning and know that every patient has something to teach me. It doesnât matter if they are 2 or 102,â Polsley said. His medical interests include preventive medicine, adolescent medicine, caring for the whole family and diabetes care. Tuerk earned her medical degree from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. She completed her residency training in adult internal medicine and pediatrics at Loyola University Medical Center where she also served as chief resident in the Department of Medicine for a year. Her medical interests include womenâs health, preventive medicine, adolescents, well-baby care and youth with special health-care needs. âIâm eager to start serving the families of Homer Glen. I look forward to developing long-lasting relationships with my patients while providing the most up-to-date medical care.â In addition to clinical care, Doss, Polsley and Tuerk are assistant professors in the departments of medicine and pediatrics at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. Primary-care appointment hours at Homer Glen are: Mondays and Fridays: 7:30 a.m. â 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays: 7 a.m. â 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays: 7:30 a.m. â 7:00 p.m. Most Saturdays: 8 a.m. â noon To schedule an appointment with a Loyola physician, call toll-free at (888) LUHS-888 or visit www.loyolamedicine.org. For media inquiries, please contact Evie Polsley at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (708) 216-5313 or (708) 417-5100.