Family Medicine Faculty

Joseph Garry, MD, FAAFP, FACSM

Head, Professor of Clinical Family Medicine University of Illinois College of Medicine RockfordDepartment of Family and Community Medicine
Work 1601 Parkview Ave. Rockford IL 61107 Work Phone: 815-395-5805 Work Fax: 815-395-5822
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Biographical Info

Dr. Garry is a graduate of the University of Minnesota School of Medicine. He completed his residency in family medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles Center for Health Sciences and a fellowship in sports medicine at Thomas Jefferson University. In addition, Dr. Garry completed fellowships in faculty development and leadership in academic medicine. Most recently, Dr. Garry was an associate professor in the University of Minnesota Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, where he’s also been a practicing physician since 2009. He also served as medical director of the Sports Medicine Clinic there for several years.


University: University of Notre Dame
Medical School: University of Minnesota School of Medicine
Residency: University of California Los Angeles (Family Medicine)
Fellowships: Thomas Jefferson University (Sports Medicine)
East Carolina University (Faculty Development)
US Public Health Service (Leadership in Academic Medicine)


Garry, J. P. (2018). A rare case of thoracic spinal stenosis in a white male. Current Sports Medicine Reports, 17(1), 13-15.

Gavin, T. P., Kraus, R. M., Carrithers, J. A., Garry, J. P., & Hickner, R. C. (2015). Aging and the skeletal muscle angiogenic response to exercise in women. The Journals of Gerontology. Series A, Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 70(10), 1189-1197.

Zayed, M., & Garry, J. P. (2017). Geriatric anorexia nervosa. Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, 30(5), 666-669.


Categories: Default, Family and Community Medicine, GME, Residency Core Faculty, Residency Family Medicine, STRETCH-OB
Updated 8 months ago.