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Friday, August 18, 2017

Primary Care Physician Mohanad Joudeh, MD, Joins Loyola Center for Health at Orland Park

Mohanad Joudeh, MD

MAYWOOD, IL – Primary care physician Mohanad Joudeh, MD has joined the Loyola Center for Health at Orland Park. Dr. Joudeh said medicine is a partnership between the primary care physician and the patient.

"Establishing relationships with patients and seeing patient satisfaction is very rewarding as a doctor. I help my patients understand the logic of why I am doing something or prescribing a certain medication," Dr. Joudeh said. 

Dr. Joudeh, an internal medicine physician, specializes in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting adult men and women. He helps adult patients manage medical conditions such as high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, heart disease, lung disease, kidney disease and thyroid disorders.

Dr. Joudeh is an assistant professor in the department of medicine of Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. He is board certified in internal medicine and obesity medicine

In addition to complex adult medical problems, Dr. Joudeh also specializes in the medical treatment of obesity, often an underlying cause of many chronic medical problems including, acid reflux, sleep apnea and arthritis. 

The Loyola Center for Health at Orland Park, 16621 S. 107th Court, Orland Park, Illinois, is home to academic-level primary care doctors and dermatologists who care for both children and adults. Dr. Joudeh will also follow his patients at Palos Hospital, for which Loyola is the exclusive academic partner.

Dr. Joudeh earned his medical degree from Louisiana State University Medical School in New Orleans, Louisiana and completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Illinois at Chicago.   

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 92 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 129,000 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.