America’s teaching hospitals are the training ground for more than 100,000 new physicians and related health pro-fessionals each year. Of America’s 6,003 hospitals, only 400 are academic centers. Of the 59 teaching hospitals in Illinois, only one – Franciscan Health – provides care to people living in Chicago’s Southland.
Under the supervision of highly skilled attending physicians at Franciscan Health Olympia Fields, residents who study at Midwestern University fulfill roles that expand and enhance the hospital’s ability to deliver quality care to all members of the community.
Academic health centers provide a host of unique advantages, including:
Franciscan Health Olympia Fields offers a number of training programs for healthcare professionals. Our goal is to help providers continually develop their knowledge, skills and confidence.
Below is our list of available programs along with contact information.
|Program||Program Director||Contact Person||Phone||Ext.|
|Residency Training Programs|
|Diagnostic Radiology||Gregory Henkle, DO||Tammy Witteveen||(708) email@example.com|
|Family Medicine||Kathleen Bewley-Thomas, DO||Sara Cogswell||(708) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|General Surgery||Daniel Vera, MD||Deborah Mussman||(708) email@example.com|
|Internal Medicine||Rizwan Moinuddin, DO||Yvonne McCauley||(708) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Orthopedic Surgery||William Payne, MD||Melissa Williams||(708) email@example.com|
|Urological Surgery||James Siegert, DO||Deborah Mussman||(708) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Fellowship Training Program|
|Cardiology||Faheem Ahmad, MD||Sandy Kluk||(708) email@example.com|
|Critical Care Medicine||Ravi Sundaram, DO||Mary Grady||(708) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Gastroenterology||Mark Efrusy, DO||Sandy Kluk||(708) email@example.com|
|Hematology/Oncology||Masood Ghouse, DO||Mary Grady||(708) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Interventional Cardiology||Srinivas Reddy, MD
Michael Nicholas, DO
|Sandy Kluk||(708) email@example.com|
|Rheumatology||Keith Reich, DO||Mary Grady||(708) firstname.lastname@example.org|
Welcome to the Franciscan Health Olympia Fields Family Medicine Residency. A whole new way of looking at how the Family Medicine specialty is shifting to support the complex needs of our patients and community.