ⓘ Loyola University Medical Center
Loyola Medicine, also known as Loyola University Health System, is a quaternary-care system with a 61-acre main medical center campus in the western suburbs of Chicago, in the U.S. state of Illinois. The medical center campus is located in Maywood, 13 miles west of the Chicago Loop and 8 miles east of Oak Brook. The heart of the medical center campus is the Loyola University Medical Center. Also on campus are the Joseph Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center Loyola Outpatient Center, Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine and Loyola Oral Health Center as well as the Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Center for Translational Research and Education, and the Loyola Center for Fitness.
Loyolas Gottlieb campus in Melrose Park, Illinois includes the 264-licensed-bed community, the Gottlieb health and fitness center and the Marjorie G. Weinberg cancer care Center. In 2018, the growth sold previously for-profit MacNeal hospital in Berwyn, Illinois, in the Loyola medicine. Health system Loyola University is a member of Trinity health since July 2011. The Neiswanger Institute for bioethics and policy in healthcare is part of the Stritch school of medicine.
Loyola medicine news for the delivery of two very young children who survived. The record for the smallest premature baby to survive was broken in September 2004 by Rumaisa Rahman was born at Loyola 25 weeks of pregnancy. At birth she was 8 inches 20 cm in length and weighed 8.6 oz 240 gr. The previous record, also achieved by Loyola, it took some time, Madeline Mann, who was born at 26 weeks weighing 9.9 oz 280 g and measuring 9.5 inches 24 cm
Medical center Loyola University has more than 50 residency training and fellowship programmes in following medical and surgical specialties. Residency programs are available: anesthesia, combined medicine / Pediatrics, dentistry, dermatology, disaster medicine, starting in 2019, family medicine, General surgery, internal medicine, neurosurgery, neurology, nuclear medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, ophthalmology, oral / maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngology, pathology, Pediatrics, physical medicine and rehabilitation, plastic and reconstructive surgery, orthopedics, psychiatry and behavioral Sciences, radiation Oncology, radiology, thoracic and cardiovascular surgery and urology. Internships include: Addiction, heart failure and transplant cardiology, CV anesthesia and thoracic anesthesia, pain management, body imaging, EP cardiology, interventional cardiology imaging, cytopathology, endocrinology and metabolism, endourology and laproscopic surgery, female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery, gastroenterology and nutrition, geriatric psychiatry, geriatric medicine, surgery, Hematology and Oncology, hematopathology is, infectious diseases, interventional radiology, neonatology, Nephrology, neurology, clinical neurophysiology, neurology, headache medicine, vascular neurology, Neuroradiology, orthopedic surgery, pulmonary and critical care medicine, rheumatology, surgical critical care, surgical pathology and vascular surgery and endovascular therapy.