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OISI Staff Spotlight- Kim Peters

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

This week’s OISI  Staff Spotlight features Kim Peters, Occupational Therapist, and Certified Hand Therapist 1. How long have you been with OISI? I started working here at OISI in April of 2004. I am an occupational therapist as a Certified Hand Therapist. In fact, I am the only CHT in the Southern IL area, and...  read more

World Osteoporosis Day Resources

Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

Protect Your Future: Know Your Risk for Osteoporosis Osteoporosis Risk Check Quick Facts about Osteoporosis   To make an appointment with our Healthy Bone Clinic please call us at 618.364.0559

OISI Staff Spotlight- Dane Elliot

Thursday, October 15th, 2020

This week’s OISI  Staff Spotlight features Dane Elliot, Physical Therapist, Certified Athletic Trainer 1. How long have you been with OISI? 16 years. 2. Proudest moment here at OISI or Favorite part of your job? My favorite part of my job is helping a patient achieve their goals, whether that is returning to work, sport,...  read more

Exercises To Strengthen Low Back Pain

Wednesday, October 14th, 2020

OISI Staff Spotlight- Nichole Pate

Friday, October 9th, 2020

This week’s OISI  Staff Spotlight features Nichole Pate, COVID-19 Entrance Screener. 1. How long have you been with OISI and what do you do here/ title? I started August 6th, 2020 and I am the COVID Entrance Screener. 2. Proudest moment here at OISI or Favorite part of your job? My favorite part of this...  read more

OISI Staff Spotlight- Darren Parker

Friday, October 2nd, 2020

This week’s OISI  Staff Spotlight features Darren Parker, Diagnostic Imaging Supervisor.  1. How long have you been with OISI and what do you do here/ title? I have been with OISI for 13 years. I am the Diagnostic Imaging Supervisor. 2. Proudest moment here at OISI or Favorite part of your job? I would have...  read more

OISI Welcomes Justin D. Harris as the New Chief Executive Officer

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020

The Orthopaedic Institute of Southern Illinois (OISI) is proud to announce Justin D. Harris has been named Chief Executive Officer. Before joining OISI, Harris has spent the past couple of years focusing his efforts on new hospital acquisitions both as CEO and COO, working diligently on setting hospitals up for future success. Harris has more...  read more

5 Tips to Improve your Orthopaedic Health

Monday, September 21st, 2020

Every day, hundreds of millions of people worldwide wake up with orthopaedic issues that limit their ability to live a free and active life, making bone and joint conditions among the most common causes of severe long-term pain and physical disability. Here are five simple tips to improve your orthopaedic health for life. 1. Stay...  read more

Meet Kali Moe, Orthopaedic Institute of Southern Illinois' Healthy Bone Nurse Practitioner

Friday, September 18th, 2020

You will be seeing a new name and face around the Orthopaedic Institute of Southern Illinois. It is with great pleasure we introduce to you Kali Moe, Family Nurse Practitioner in our Healthy Bone Clinic. Kali brings 11 years of experience in the medical field to OISI. She has a background in nursing home, wound...  read more

Non-Drug Solution for Chronic Migraines

Monday, September 14th, 2020

Suffering from years of chronic migraine headaches? There is a non-drug solution that decreases the headache days by 50% on average. The solution- the craniofacial facial. By loosening up the face muscles, you decrease the “tension” triggers that cause about 50% of migraine headaches. Most people, up to 100% of med students, have tight muscles...  read more

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