Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
At the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria, we are passionate about providing exceptional care to patients and delivering outstanding medical education to physician residents and medical students.
Our tight-knit team values professionalism, offers strong support, and comprises highly-skilled physician faculty who specialize across a broad spectrum of women’s health and OB/GYN services, gynecologic oncology, maternal fetal medicine, and urogynecology.
Peoria is among four campuses of the University of Illinois College of Medicine, the largest and among the most ethnically diverse public medical schools in the U.S. The OB/GYN Residency in Peoria trains 12 residents annually in a rigorous four-year program that prepares learners for sub-specialty training, hospital-based or private practice. The OB/GYN clerkship teaches 80 medical students each year through rotations and various electives, providing a comprehensive, hands-on experience.
Whether in the hospital or out-patient clinic, our patients benefit from the close attention and team approach that comes with academic medicine. The OB/GYN physician faculty, residents and students practice within two regional hospitals that serve a diverse urban and rural patient base population of about 2.5 million people across central Illinois, as well as within two outpatient clinics that provide care to the medically underserved. Some of our physician faculty also provide an array of patient care through their private practice clinics.
A Medical Community
The OB/GYN academic offices are connected to OSF HealthCare Saint Francis Medical Center, a quaternary care hospital with a Level I Trauma Center, one of the most comprehensive neuroscience centers in the Midwest, and the largest children’s hospital in downstate Illinois. Faculty, residents and students have access to teach and train at Jump Simulation, a world-class, state-of-the-art medical simulation facility.
Our mission is to provide an outstanding educational experience in the field of obstetrics and gynecology that will facilitate the desire of all of our students, residents, and practicing clinicians to become successful obstetricians and gynecologists.
Contact Us: UICOMP Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology | 624 N.E. Glen Oak Ave., Peoria, IL 61603 | Ph: 309-655-3024 | Fax: 309-655-3739