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Published on August 24, 2015

KishHealth System Locations, Services, and Physicians Recognized by Daily Chronicle Readers

August 24, 2015

DEKALB, Ill. - The Daily Chronicle’s Readers’ Choice Contest is conducted each year to determine the favorite and finest businesses of DeKalb County as voted on by the readers. KishHealth System would like to recognize several entities who have received this reader-voted award. The awards are broken into multiple business categories. Businesses are voted into two award groups – “DeKalb County’s Finest” designates the top pick in each business classification and “One of the Best” for the other businesses that received votes respective to their business category.

Kishwaukee Hospital in DeKalb and KishHealth System Physician Group, DeKalb, located at 1850 Gateway Drive in Sycamore have been awarded the top picks as “DeKalb County’s Finest” in the Hospital and Medical Clinic categories.

KishHealth System Physician Group is proud of recognize Internist Shakeel Ahmad, MD and Internist and Internist/Pediatrician Ilaxi Patel, DO. Each of these physicians has been awarded as “One of the Best” for the voting category of DeKalb County’s Finest Physician.

Valley West Hospital in Sandwich and KishHealth System Home Care have also been awarded as “One of the Best” in the Hospital and Home Health Care Provider categories respectively.

Congratulations to all the winners. KishHealth System is proud to provide healthcare for DeKalb County residents. To learn more about KishHealth System, visit

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