News & Press

March 21, 2014

A Pillar of Care

Jason Boyd for Latino Leaders

  Without a warm, caring doctor, the greatest medical advancement is still just a new procedure. Earlier this year, Neurosurgeon Juan Alzate began using “The Six Pillar Approach” at Cancer Treatment Centers of America in the Midwestern Regional Medical Center, the first hospital in Chicago, and among the… Read More

January 8, 2014
Glencoe surgeon pioneers brain surgery technique at area hospitals

When neurosurgeon Juan Alzate, of Glencoe, isn’t pioneering brain surgery techniques in Lake County hospitals, he likes to volunteer as a story reader at South School, where his daughter is a student. His surgeon’s hands, which naturally like to hold books, move quite a bit when… Read More

October 4, 2013

Dr. Alzate sat down recently for an interview with Fox6 Milwaukee to discuss advancements in the treament of brain tumors. You can watch the full interview here. … Read More

August 14, 2013
Peebles (Ohio) Man Saved by Three Men and a Miracle

Last November, about five days after Thanksgiving, Ronald Porter, 63, of Peebles had an upset stomach. Thinking he had a virus, he and his family had no idea that within six weeks he would be diagnosed as a cancer victim with no hope. Enter into this man's life a team… Read More

June 26, 2013
Dr. Alzate Interviewed by The Examiner

Here is some exciting medical news for those battling brain cancer. A new brain surgery procedure is being offered amongst 11 hospitals in the nation, including Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center. CTCA, located in Zion, Illinois, is the first local hospital to offer this exciting procedure. … Read More

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