About SIU Medicine

SIU Medicine is the clinical practice of SIU School of Medicine. Located in Springfield, Ill., our team has more than 250 health care professionals including university physicians and faculty members who are collectively dedicated to providing excellent medical care, advancement of care through research, and training the next generation of physicians.

As the premier provider of health care services, SIU Medicine offers both primary care and specialized treatment services including preventive and diagnostic. SIU works in partnership with hospitals and clinics throughout central and southern Illinois to meet the health care needs of our communities.


The mission of SIU Medicine is to serve SIU School of Medicine by providing exceptional health care experiences and outcomes for our patients and communities, and by offering a supportive practice environment which motivates and nurtures our faculty and staff.


SIU Medicine leadership team includes the clinical department chairs of SIU School of Medicine as well as an administrative leadership team that spans the academic practice plan and is guided by the board of directors made up of physicians and local business owners.