Help us spread quality, whole person care to the communities we serve.
Welcome to the Department of
Whole Patient Care.
Get hands-on at the clinic:
The outpatient Family Medical Center, affiliated with UnityPoint Health – Methodist, has more than 25,000 patient visits and hosts faculty-run dermatology, sports medicine, and women’s health clinics open to the community.
Start burnout prevention now:
Physician burnout is a rising problem in health care and our faculty is actively working to equip our learners with strategies that enable healthy, lifelong careers in medicine.
Join Our Ranks:
Serve How and Where You’re Needed Most
Ambulatory Medicine, Sports Medicine. Hospital Medicine. Maternity Care. Urgent Care. Public Health. The list goes on and on. Family Medicine is a broad field that offers learners ample choices when it comes to how they want to spend their career. With such a comprehensive skillset, family physicians are especially qualified to help underserved populations, including rural communities both home and abroad.
Join the Rural Student Physician Program:
This alternative learning opportunity provides third-year medical students an immersion experience across all areas of medicine and is based in a number of rural sites in Illinois. Gain unparalleled one-on-one learning to improve your interaction skills with patients.
Get involved in the community:
As champions of community health, this department is uniquely engaged with the Peoria region. Our team participates in multiple ongoing projects to do our part to improve the quality of healthcare in our area.
Connect with Our Team
The Department of Family and Community Medicine is a family of its own. We are a close-knit group who works together as a team and really enjoys what we do. Our faculty have the opportunity to seek out their interests and their mastery in these areas allows residents to learn from the best. Their doors are always open — start a conversation about family medicine today.