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Current Press Releases
Northwestern Medicine Launches Landmark Study into Effects of Common Antidepressants on Pregnant Women - 9/12/16
NFL players’ careers most affected by surgery to patellar tendon, Achilles tendon and ACL - 9/6/16
Northwestern Medicine's Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute Celebrates Transcatheter Valve Program - 8/24/16
Northwestern Medicine First in Illinois to Perform TAVR on Low-Risk Patient - 8/19/16
Simulation Forceps Training Reduced Severe Perineal Tearing by Nearly 30 Percent - 8/8/16
Four Northwestern Medicine Hospitals Among "America's Best Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report - 8/2/16
Northwestern Memorial HealthCare Names Mark Modesto Vice President and Chief Marketing Executive - 8/1/16
Eve Feinberg, MD, Named Medical Director of Northwestern Medicine Fertility and Reproductive Medicine Highland Park - 7/11/16
Northwestern Medicine Cardiologist First in Illinois to Implant World's Smallest FDA-Approved Pacemaker - 6/1/16
Northwestern’s Lurie Cancer Center Hosts 23rd Annual Cancer Survivors’ Celebration Walk & 5K Run - 5/24/16
Northwestern Medicine News Blog
Roger and Loretta Bovenkerk had 61 reasons to celebrate on August 25, 2016.
First, it was their 60th wedding anniversary.
Second, it was the celebration of Roger’s lifesaving heart procedure at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
The Bovenkerks joined more than 50 other families whose lives had been changed by transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), a minimally invasive valve replacement procedure that is an alternative for patients who may have trouble with open heart surgery. Read More
Jim Atkinson is a longtime fan of Northwestern Medicine cardiac care. Since 1993, he has exercised in a supervised setting a few times a week at the Northwestern Memorial Hospital Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Center.
One afternoon, Atkinson was waiting in line at the gym’s café when he suddenly went into cardiac arrest and collapsed. The next six days of his life reinforced his appreciation for Northwestern Medicine healthcare professionals, whose comprehensive care saved his life. Read More
Eve Feinberg, MD, Named Medical Director of Northwestern Medicine Fertility and Reproductive Medicine Services Highland Park - 7/11/2016
Eve Feinberg, MD, knew the signs. She was, after all, a physician who specialized in treating infertile patients. And here she was trying to start a family and after years of minor health issues, all of those negative pregnancy tests started to make sense.
So the roles here flipped. She wasn’t solely a doctor who treated patients unable to get pregnant, she also stood alongside them as a woman who was struggling to start a family herself. For years, Feinberg lived these two roles seamlessly -- both treating patients and herself undergoing fertility treatments. Today, when she tells her patients she knows what they are going through, they believe her. When she shows them photos of her daughter, now 10, and twins, now seven, her patients know what’s possible. Read More