Mercyhealth Welcomes Hospitalist

ROCKFORD, Illinois—Mercyhealth is pleased to welcome Jon Monkemeyer, MD to the Hospitalist staff of Mercyhealth’s Javon Bea Hospital–Riverside and Rockton. He formerly practice at Mercyhealth Mulford since 2001.

“I feel called to heal and support people in all aspects of their health and well being,” says Dr. Monkemeyer about his philosophy of patient care.

His special interests include:

  • Heart care
  • Diagnostic screenings
  • Cholesterol management
  • Weight management
  • Women’s health

Dr. Monkemeyer earned his medical degree at University of Illinois College of Medicine, Rockford. He completed his residency at Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, IL. Dr. Monkemeyer is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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