Welcome to the Rockford Family Medicine Residency Program
About the Program
Joseph Ross, MD
The University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford Family Medicine Residency Program provides each resident the benefit of unopposed clinical experiences, exceptional opportunities for obstetrical care and innovative educational programming through multidisciplinary techniques. Through the program’s own UI Health L.P. Johnson Family Health Center, the award-winning SwedishAmerican Hospital and other affiliated community health care partners, the Rockford Family Medicine Residency Program provides outstanding graduate medical education. Since the program began in Rockford in 1972, more than 300 family medicine residents have been trained through the program who now practice family medicine and various subspecialties in Rockford, throughout Illinois, across the nation and around the world. I invite you to learn more about our program.
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UI Health L.P. Johnson Family Health Center
The UI Health L.P. Johnson Family Health Center serves patients of all ages at a unique family practice that is a teaching facility associated with the University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford.
The residency program is affiliated with SwedishAmerican: A Division of UW Health with core rotations at the award-winning SwedishAmerican Hospital where we enjoy the full support of hospital administration and medical staff.