Anju Patel MD

Anju Patel, MD

  • Pediatrics
Primary Specialties:
  • Pediatrics
  • Office Information
    IVCH Peru Primary Care

    920 West St., Bldg. B
    Lower Level
    Peru, IL 61354
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    Phone: 815.223.9214
  • About

    Provider Bio

    A doctor who grew up in southern Illinois is the new pediatrician at Illinois Valley Community Hospital.

    Dr. Anju Patel joined the IVCH medical staff after completing her residency at Bronson Children’s Hospital in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

    Dr. Patel grew up in Belleville and earned her bachelor’s degree at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her medical degree is from the American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine.

    Dr. Patel is the newest member of the Peru Primary Care medical practice that also includes Dr. Mark Fernandez, Dr. Michelle Vasquez, certified nurse midwife and family nurse practitioner Elizabeth Birkey and family nurse practitioner Jennifer Olesen.

  • Education


    Bachelor of Medicine, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Jordan Drive, Sint Maarten

    Other Certifications

    State of Illinois Medical Training Certificate
    State of Michigan Medical Training Certificate
    Neonatal Resuscitation Program
    Pediatric Advanced Life Support
    Advanced Cardiac Life Support
    Basic Life Support
    ECFMG Certification
    Completed USMLE STEP 1, 2CK, 2CS, and 3 on 1st attempt