ROCKFORD, Illinois – SwedishAmerican is pleased to welcome Dr. Sumaira Iqbal to the Valley Clinic (6824 Newburg Road, Rockford).

Dr. Iqbal received her medical degree from the American University of Integrative Sciences and completed her residency at Mount Sinai Hospital. Originally from Toronto, Canada, Dr. Iqbal is board certified in family medicine with special medical interests in chronic disease management, disease prevention, diabetes management, health and wellness and women and children.

With more than eight years of diverse medical experience in family medicine, Dr. Iqbal is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Medical Association.

I pursued a career in the medical field to educate and encourage healthy lifestyles and to be a resource to the community for healthcare issues,” Dr. Iqbal said. “I believe that preventative is the forefront of medicine and it is achieved with dialogue with patients and with education.”

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For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call the SwedishAmerican Valley Clinic at 779-696-8400.

About SwedishAmerican:

A division of UW Health, SwedishAmerican is dedicated to providing excellence in healthcare and compassionate care to the community. The organization serves residents of 12 counties in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin through a dedicated and caring staff, a major acute care hospital and a free-standing outpatient cancer center in Rockford, a medical center in Belvidere, a network of nearly 30 primary care and multi-specialty clinics, and the region’s largest home healthcare agency. Additionally, SwedishAmerican has achieved Magnet® recognition as a reflection of its nursing professionalism, teamwork and superiority in patient care. Please visit swedishamerican.org for more information.