Medical Group Welcomes Dr. Jeremy Sugrue

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Tim Nelson, System Director, Communications and Media Relations, AMITA Health


AMITA Health Medical Group Welcomes Surgeon Dr. Jeremy Sugrue

Sept. 2, 2021 (Kankakee, Ill.) — The leadership of AMITA Health Medical Group is proud to announce that Dr. Jeremy Sugrue has joined AMITA Health Medical Group Kankakee.

Jeremy SugrueDr. Sugrue is an experienced surgeon whose clinical expertise includes the prevention and treatment of colon and rectal cancers, anorectal surgery and minimally invasive robotic surgery.

“I try to imagine myself in the patient’s shoes and tailor the treatment plan to fit their needs,” Dr. Sugrue said. “My focus is minimally invasive surgery, which allows for faster recovery, getting my patients back to the things they most enjoy.”

Dr. Sugrue received his medical degree the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and completed his residency in at the University of Illinois Medical Center, also in Chicago. He completed his fellowship training in colon and rectal surgery at the John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County in Chicago.

Dr. Sugrue is accepting new patients at his office, located on the campus of AMITA Health St. Mary’s Hospital Kankakee at 555 W. Court St., Ste. 214, Kankakee, Ill. For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit AMITA Health Medical Group General Surgery Kankakee or call 815.928.6131.


About AMITA Health

AMITA Health ( is a joint operating company formed by AdventHealth in Altamonte Springs, Fla., and St. Louis-based Ascension. AMITA Health is one of the largest health systems in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. The health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and serves over 6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.