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SwedishAmerican Welcomes Byron’s Newest Family Physician, Dr. Gurpreet Boparai
January 23, 2014
SwedishAmerican is pleased to welcome its newest family physician. Dr. Gurpreet Boparai comes to SwedishAmerican from Dexter, Mo., and joins Drs. Arthur Breck and Emily Rogers at SwedishAmerican Medical Group/Byron.
Dr. Boparai graduated summa cum laude from medical school in Faridkot, India. She completed family medicine training at University of Florida Shands Hospital in Gainsville and is board certified in family medicine.
With a special interest in preventive medicine, obesity and diabetes, Dr. Boparai completed additional training and is also board certified in obesity medicine. She utilizes her expertise to help patients with non-surgical weight loss and is qualified to provide ongoing care to patients following bariatric surgery. Dr. Boparai is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Society of Bariatric Physicians.
For more information, or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Boparai, patients should call SwedishAmerican Medical Group/Byron at (815) 234-2611.
About SwedishAmerican Health System
SwedishAmerican is a not-for-profit, locally governed healthcare system, headquartered in Rockford, Illinois. The health system is comprised of two hospitals, a free-standing outpatient cancer center, 30 clinics, a home health care agency, and a foundation.