Thousands of patients a year utilize Presence Saint Joseph Hospital to mend their broken hearts; they want a caring, faith-based environment that offers the kind of highly skilled, experienced surgical personnel and leading-edge cardiac technology usually found only at major heart centers.
Advanced Surgical Procedures
Area hospitals transfer patients to Presence Saint Joseph Hospital for serious cardiiovascular surgery because we offer advanced open-heart surgery such as coronary bypass grafts, including both off-pump and on-pump procedures, as well as valve replacements and pericardial windows (small incisions in the sac enclosing the heart).
Our surgical team has more than 100 years of combined experience. The team consists of heart surgeons, all trained at leading cardiac centers, who are backed by a full complement of highly trained cardiac nurses, anesthesiologists, anesthetic nurses and assistants, and other skilled professionals.
Get to know our Heart Surgeons
Dr. Joong Choh
Dr. Timothy James
Dr. Cynthia Steimle
Dr. Craig W Thatcher
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Sometimes people with heart disease have non-healing wounds. Did you know Presence Saint Joseph Hospital has a Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Oxygen Centerright on campus in Elgin, Illinois and serving patients in South Elgin, Huntley, and throughout Chicago and the Fox Valley. Learn more today!