SwedishAmerican Welcomes Family Physician Patricia Shrestha, MD
SwedishAmerican is pleased to welcome our new family physician, Patricia Shrestha, MD. Dr. Shrestha received her medical degree from the University of the Philippines in Manila. She completed family medicine residency training at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford and has practiced in Rockford for several years.
As a board certified family physician, Dr. Shrestha has a special interest in preventive medicine for children, adolescents and adults, and in women’s health, including contraception management. She is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology.
Dr. Shrestha is an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford and serves as a clinical instructor for medical students and family medicine residents.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, patients may call SwedishAmerican's Midtown Clinic at (779) 696-5353. Dr. Shrestha participates in a variety of insurance plans. Patients should check with their plan administrator for verification of coverage.
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