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Division of Medicine Psychiatry

Physician Information

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Medicine-Psychiatry is a branch of medicine which provides care to the patients with problems at the interface of adult general medicine and adult psychiatry. Our patients are afforded a high level of care that can encompass primary care delivery, psychiatric care or a combination of both.

We, typically, accept patients upon referral of other physicians or mental health professionals. To make a referral contact us at (217) 545-0182.

Services Provided

We offer medical and psychiatric care for patients, aged 18 or greater. 
The following direct service needs are provided by our faculty and staff.

  • Primary Care
  • Preventive Health Care
  • Outpatient Procedures
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Cryotherapy
    • Vaccinations
    • Suture Placement/Removal
    • Anticoagulation Monitoring
  • Inpatient Medical Care
  • Inpatient Medical-Psychiatric Care
  • Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Consultations
  • Psychiatric Referral
  • Inpatient Psychiatric Care
  • Electroconvulsive therapy
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Urgent Evaluations
  • Psychiatric Evaluations of the Developmentally Disabled
  • Primary Care of Patients with Chronic Mental Illness

Consultation or Referral Information

If you would like to refer a patient to our group, you may contact us at (217) 545-4234 for a return call. Phone calls will be returned within three business hours.

Our normal business hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM CDT.

If you have a request after hours, please call 1-800-DIAL-SIU.

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