OSF HealthCare Children's Hospital of Illinois (CHOI) Adult Congenital Heart Program

Peoria, IL — (309) 624-3898

There are board certified ACHD physicians at this location.

420 NE Glen Oak Ave.
Suite 301
Peoria, IL 61603
United States

(309) 624-3898
(309) 655-3453
(309) 655-3453
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OSF HealthCare St Francis Medical Center
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
University of Illinois

Clinic Staffing

Medical Director

Marc D. Knepp, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, IM, Peds, Ped Card

Administrative Program Director/Manager

Christen Bergstresser

3 Additional Cardiologists attend Clinic

Ty Hasselman, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, Ped Card
Frank Han, MD
ACHD, Peds, Ped Card
Sunita Ferns< MD
ACHD, Peds, Ped Card, EP Peds

Nursing & Other Staff

Kristi Ryan, CPNP-AC, APN Advanced Practice Nurse
Jenae Roseland, CPNP-AC, APN Advanced Practice Nurse
Kristen Anderson. MSW ACHD and Pediatric Cardiology Social Worker
Jodi Lindsey RN, BSN
Stacy Taylor, RN, BSN Adult Congenital and Pediatric Cardiology Clinic Office Manager
Megan Hutton, MHA Director of CHOI Physician Offices

Care Setting

OSF HealthCare St. Francis Medical Center
OSF HealthCare Children's Hospital of Illinois
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Yes - at age 15
Yes, weekly

Training & Research


Satellite Clinics

Data valid at 2022

Director's Description

Our Adult Congenital Heart Program is the only comprehensive care center in downstate Illinois. We have a robust primary clinic in Peoria, with additional regularly occurring satellite clinics to provide follow up care closer to the patient’s home. Our main hospital site is OSF Healthcare Children’s Hospital of Illinois in Peoria, though we also admit and care for patients at OSF St Francis Medical Center because of our “hospital in a hospital” arrangement. This allows seamless care provided from both pediatric and adult based providers. We are faculty members of the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria.

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