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Health & Wellness

Health Services

The PTC is available to assist you when making an appointment. Please contact the front desk during business hours and we will be more than happy to assist you. If you need to cancel a scheduled appointment, please give us a call.

Lending Closet

We lend, on a short-term basis, a variety of durable medical equipment.  This FREE service is available to all PTC members and, residents of Deerfield, Riverwoods, Bannockburn, and Lincolnshire. Items such as wheelchairs, walkers, canes, commodes, bath benches, grabber sticks, etc. are generally available. Please call prior to your visit to ensure our current inventory meets your need. We also accept your donation of clean, gently used equipment. Closet hours are Mon-Fri 9am-4pm.

Podiatry Appointments – Members Only

The PTC offers podiatry services monthly by Dr. Nick Ivancevic and Dr. Jennifer Kirchens. Dr. Kirchens provides these services two Thursdays per month between 8:30 am and 12:00 pm. Dr. Ivancevik provides on-site podiatry services one Friday per month between 9:00 am and noon. Please call: (847) 940-4010 to schedule an appointment.

Massage Therapy

The PTC is proud to offer Massage Therapy as one of its many services. Make your reservation today for a private massage with the PTC’s very own licensed massage therapist, Linda Walker. Please call the Center to schedule your appointment.
Dates: Wednesdays
Times: 10:00 am – 3:00pm
Fees: Per 1/2 hour: $35M–$40NM
Per 1 hour:    $65M–$75NM


Arthrossage is an acupressure based technique that eases the pain and tension from osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia.  A full body treatment that loosens joints and muscles and is performed while clothed.
Wednesdays; 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Fees: Arthrossage will be offered at the special rate of $45 for members and non-members. Appointments will run 45 minutes in length.

Blood Pressure Testing

Free Blood Pressure / Blood Sugar testing is offered at the PTC on the first Tuesday of each month at 9:30 a.m. This service is FREE and offered through North Shore Health Systems. No appointment necessary.

Cholesterol Testing

Cholesterol testing will be offered (by appointment only) at the PTC on Tuesday, May 11th.  Thereafter, the next cholesterol test day is scheduled for Tuesday, August 11th. Tests are $25.00 per person. Checks made payable to North Shore Health Systems. To make an appointment call: (847) 940-4010.

Low Vision Machine – Members Only

PTC members are encouraged to use our Outlook CC-TV, a powerful, very easy to use magnifying aid if you’re having difficulty reading your mail, favorite magazine or other documents.