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Hospitals
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    With a team dedicated to your health and the latest in medical technology, we are setting the standards in high-quality healthcare.

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    Coming in 2016! This 94-bed hospital will have private patient suites, ICU, cardiac cath lab, surgical suites, and an obstetrics unit.

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Doctors

Memorial Medical Group is a physician-directed, community-wide organization, committed to improving the health of its patients.

For a full listing of all members of Memorial’s Medical Staff, click here

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Memorial Careers
Foundation

Memorial Foundation raises funds and enhances community support to assist Memorial in providing providing exceptional healthcare.

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Careers

Memorial offers employment in a patient-centered environment where dedicated staff work together to serve our communities.

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Anesthesia

Your anesthesia options

At Memorial, your anesthesia is provided by a board-certified anesthesiologist and certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs) from Anesthesia Associates of Belleville. These physicians are independent practitioners and are not Memorial's employees or agents.

Prior to surgery, you will meet with your anesthesiologist to discuss which type of anesthesia is best suited to your individual needs. Your anesthesia plan will be discussed with you. You should be informed of the benefits and any risk associated with anesthesia. Be sure to clarify any questions you may have.

There are several different types of anesthesia:

  • General anesthesia: The patient is completely asleep and unaware of the surroundings.
  • Regional anesthesia: Medication that numbs a specific region of the body is administered. One may receive additional medications for relaxation/sedation in addition to regional anesthesia.
  • Local anesthesia: Provides numbness at the specific surgical site.

Memorial Hospital

4500 Memorial Drive
Belleville, Illinois 62226
(618) 233-7750

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Admission and Testing Center

4500 Memorial Drive
Belleville, Illinois 62226
(618) 257-5460

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Important Outpatient Surgery Information