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The east side of the University of Illinois Hospital displays the UI Health and UIC logo.

February 11, 2021

UI Health a regional transplant leader in 2020

Despite pandemic, UI Health provided most kidney transplants in region

Pier Cristoforo Giulianotti, chief of surgery, University of Illinois Medical Center

November 9, 2020

Simultaneous kidney transplant plus weight loss surgery safe for obese patients

New study published in the American Journal of Transplantation

Dr. Pier Giulianotti sits with a UI Health transplant patient

October 1, 2020

UI Health performs first-ever robotic kidney transplant for patient with polycystic kidney disease

Patient reports ‘very little pain’ following surgery

UI Health Proposed rendering of Pasquinelli Outpatient Building. Long shot.

November 14, 2019

Chicagoan gives $10M to UIC for outpatient surgery center

Bruno and Sallie Pasquinelli donation largest to date for IGNITE campaign

pressure wound therapy

September 4, 2018

UIC to lead study of negative pressure wound therapy in obese and diabetic patients

Reducing the risk of incision-site infections

aerial view of University of Illinois Hospital and west side of campus
new surgical and robotic surgery training center

January 31, 2017

Work begins on surgical, robotic training center

Center will allow provide space for more trainees

illustration of itnernal organs indicating the spleen

December 22, 2015

Surgeons at UI Health spare patient’s spleen using robot-assisted technique

First-of-its-kind procedure minimizes risk of severe infections

Lawrence Ross, surgeon and photographer

November 17, 2015

Surgery and photography not so different, physician says

Urologist sees the world in a new way, through the lens

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