Your health and well-being are important to Rush Oak Park Hospital (ROPH). That’s why hospital staff and physicians at ROPH provide valuable resources to help you manage your health throughout your life.
Rush Oak Park Hospital promotes health and wellness in the community by utilizing a community outreach program called Healthy Motivations, which consists of health lectures, fitness classes, and support groups among many other resources.
The hospital also publishes a health newsletter called Discover Rush Oak Park Hospital three times a year.
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Speaker: Charles Schubert, MD, vascular surgeon
Experience leg cramps while walking? Do your legs sometimes feel numb or weak? These are symptoms of a circulatory disorder called peripheral artery disease (PAD). Learn more about peripheral artery disease, including risk factors (such as diabetes) and the latest treatment options.
Speaker: Adam Yanke, MD, sports medicine specialist
Fall sports can wreak havoc on knees. Find out from a sports medicine specialist how to protect those knees and, if injured, ways to treat them so you can get back on your feet and on the field.
Speaker: Paula Grabler, MD, breast imaging specialist
Learn more about what a doctor looks at when reviewing mammograms and participate in a discussion about the value of mammography, recent recommendations regarding breast cancer screenings and issues surrounding breast cancer racial disparities in Chicago.
Meets quarterly, 9 to 10 a.m.
Second Wednesday of the month, 6 to 8 p.m.
Meets the fourth Tuesday of the month, 2 to 4 p.m.
Second Saturday of the month, 10 a.m. to noon.