Midwest Cardiovascular Institute Opens In Naperville And Elmhurst
July 2, 2021
MIDWEST CARDIOVASCULAR INSTITUTE OPENS IN NAPERVILLE AND ELMHURST
Edward-Elmhurst Health Announces New Partnership with Cardiovascular Logistics of Chicago
NAPERVILLE- Twenty of the most well-known cardiologists in Chicagoland have opened a new practice, Midwest Cardiovascular Institute, also known as MCI, with locations in Naperville and Elmhurst. The offices are located on the Edward Hospital and Elmhurst Hospital campuses, the same offices where many of them have practiced for more than 20 years.
“We could not be more excited to offer our patients improved access to the most-innovative, highest-quality, cardiovascular care,” said Dr. Mark Goodwin, interventional cardiologist at MCI Naperville and President of MCI. “We have invested in several initiatives to improve your experience as a patient, including faster access to schedule appointments. We look forward to seeing you soon in our new practice.”
Ribbon cuttings were held on July 1 to commemorate the opening of the two clinics. Clinic hours are 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Clinic locations are as follows with free parking and easy access. Please note that, though the clinic locations are the same, the phone numbers have changed.
MCI Naperville at Edward Hospital
801 S. Washington St., 4th floor
MCI Elmhurst at Elmhurst Hospital
133 E. Brush Hill Rd., Suite 202
Clinic locations also include Elmhurst-Schiller St., Addison and Oak Park (through Elmhurst Clinic) as well as clinics in Plainfield, Sandwich and Yorkville.
“We have been incredibly fortunate to provide innovative treatment for cardiovascular disease in the Naperville and Elmhurst communities for more than 30 years,” said Dr. John Cahill, interventional cardiologist at MCI Elmhurst. “We are reopening with a renewed purpose and vision to increase access to our cardiology team.”
MCI cardiologists diagnose and treat a variety of cardiovascular conditions, including heart disease, valve disease, peripheral artery disease and venous disease in the legs, as well as advanced heart failure, arrhythmias and lipid management. The clinic offers same-day consultations, diagnostic services such as cardiac PET, nuclear medicine, cardiac and vascular ultrasound, and cardiac rhythm monitoring.
Cardiologists practicing at MCI Naperville are Drs. Mark Goodwin, William Stephan, Anand Ramanathan, Stanley Clark, Moeen Saleem, Aman Ali, Maria Rosa Costanzo, Ann Davis, Kousik Krishnan, Victor Marinescu, and Stan Skaluba. Advanced practice nurses in Naperville include Julie Frommelt, Julie Kozlowski, and Erin Rizzo. Cardiologists practicing at MCI Elmhurst include Drs. John Cahill, Larry Barr, Anish Amin, Michael Brottman, Pratik Parikh, Cash Casey, Apoor Gami, Elmer Murdock, and Michael Trybula. Advanced practice nurses in Elmhurst include Cathy Adamson and Becky Hagensee.
For more information, or to schedule an appointment, call 1-866-624-2778 or visit www.midwestcardio.com.
MCI is managed by Cardiovascular Logistics of Chicago (CVLC), which now has a consulting and management partnership with Edward-Elmhurst Health, effective July 1. This partnership will enhance strategic planning, quality performance improvement and operational efficiency of the cardiovascular service line.
“Throughout the communities we serve, Edward-Elmhurst Health is known for its technologically-advanced cardiovascular services, a program with exceptional quality and an extraordinary personal touch,” said Mary Lou Mastro, System CEO of Edward-Elmhurst Health. “This new relationship demonstrates our commitment to investing in the future of our cardiovascular program and ensuring that we continue to offer the highest level of care to our patients.”
As a part of this collaboration, CVLC will also co-manage Edward-Elmhurst Health’s cardiac catheterization labs at Edward Hospital in Naperville and Elmhurst Hospital, as well as assist with hospital rounding and oversight. Additionally, a Virtual Care Center will be built to accommodate the growing need for access to cardiovascular care in our community.
“We are very excited about this partnership,” explained David Konur, FACHE, CEO of Cardiovascular Logistics of Chicago, “where CVLC’s patient-focused expertise in managing cardiovascular programs and virtual care will enhance a program already known for its cardiovascular excellence.”
Learn more about heart and vascular care at Edward-Elmhurst Health.
About Midwest Cardiovascular Institute
Midwest Cardiovascular Institute (MCI) is a team of 20+ cardiologists and advanced practice nurses providing comprehensive cardiovascular care in Naperville and Elmhurst, Illinois. With a mission to provide the highest-quality cardiovascular care available, MCI is dedicated to putting patients first through clinical excellence, communication and compassion. MCI cardiologists represent nearly every specialty in heart and vascular medicine including treatment of coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease, valve disease, structural heart defects, electrophysiology, advanced heart failure, interventional cardiology, venous disease, nuclear cardiology, and lipid management. To learn more, visit www.midwestcardio.com.
CLVC was created by Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS), based in Louisiana, to offer physician and management services to hospitals and cardiology practices looking for opportunities to enhance their cardiovascular service line. CIS has a 38-year history of success. In addition to the Edward-Elmhurst Health agreement, CIS has 11 co-management agreements across Louisiana and Mississippi, including 114 physicians and advanced practice clinicians. Their management services include cardiac cath lab operations, hospital rounding and oversight, and cardiovascular service line strategic planning.
About Edward-Elmhurst HealthEdward-Elmhurst Health, formed through the merger of Edward Hospital in Naperville and Elmhurst Memorial Hospital in 2013, is ranked as one of the nation’s Top 15 Health Systems by IBM Watson Health and is one of the top 10 health systems for cardiovascular care in Illinois*. Nearly 37,000 heart and vascular patients are treated at Edward-Elmhurst facilities annually. Edward and Elmhurst Hospitals are on the list of Healthgrades’ America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care™ in 2021 and Edward Hospital is among Healthgrades’ 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery™ in 2021.
*IHA COMPdata, CY 2020
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