Nine physicians on staff at Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers (LCMH) are named Top Cancer Doctors in the January 2017 issue of Chicago Magazine. Honorees were nominated by physicians nationwide who were asked to consider such factors as clinical excellence, bedside manner, education, and board certification.
Chicago Magazine’s Top Cancer Doctors list was created in collaboration with Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., publisher of America’s Top Doctors and other consumer health guides. Castle Connolly’s physician-led team of researchers follows a rigorous screening process to select top doctors on both the national and regional levels.
Little Company of Mary proudly congratulates the more than 500 physicians who come from all over the Chicagoland area to practice at the Hospital and are certified in a wide array of specialties. In many cases, LCMH is a family affair, with multiple generations of practicing physicians. Through the years, many talented men and women have lent their hearts, minds and hands to make the southwest area of Chicago a healthier place to live. Please join us in saluting the following physicians:
- DR. SIMONA CHIVU
- DR. PHILIP C. HOFFMAN
- DR. JAYANTHI RAMADURAI
- DR. SUBRAMANYA S. RAO
- DR. TODD M. ZIMMERMAN
PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY
About Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers (LCMH)
For 87 years, LCMH has held a long tradition of serving the needs of women and their families. LCMH continues to achieve accolades for quality, including being named America’s Best Breast Center for four consecutive years. Additionally, LCMH provides new medical advances and offers a convenient range of services to our community. The Cancer Center brings all aspects of cancer care together in one convenient location. The Center is accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer, demonstrating that it meets rigorous standards for providing the highest quality of cancer care. Furthermore, the Center, through an affiliation with the Medical Oncology Group of the University of Chicago Hospitals, brings all aspects of medical cancer care together to offer promising new treatments and a continuum of care, from diagnosis through survivorship.
In early 2017, the University of Chicago Medicine brought its nationally awarded cancer care to Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers (LCMH) in Evergreen Park under a new affiliation agreement. UChicago Medicine’s Comprehensive Cancer Center at LCMH offers radiation therapy. The infusion center is slated to open later this spring and will offer inpatient and outpatient services, , specialty clinic services and clinical trials. By bringing together LCMH’s primary and secondary expertise and UChicago Medicine’s advanced subspecialty care, the Southwest community won’t have to travel far to receive specialized cancer care.