Todd Gephart, M.D

  • Internal Medicine Training, Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, Illinois
  • Internship and Residency , 1995-1996
  • Medical School Degree, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, 1995
  • Affiliations:
    St. Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, Illinois
    Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, Illinois
    Sherman Hospital. Elgin, Illinois

Sunny Sharma, M.D., F.A.C.P

  • Internal Medicine Training:  West Suburban Medical Center, Oak Park, IL 2011- 2014
  • Medical School Degree:  Windsor University School of Medicine, 2007-2011
  • Bachelors of Science Degree:  University of Illinois at Chicago, 2003-2006
  • Affiliations:
  • St Alexius Medical Center – Hoffman Estates, IL
  • Alexian Brothers Medical Center – Elk Grove Village, IL
  • Sherman Hospital – Elgin, IL
  • American College of Physicians Northern Illinois Resident of the Year – 2013
  • Certified: American Board of Internal Medicine 2014
  • Hobbies:  Working out, sports and outdoors activities
  • Grew up in, and currently lives in Bartlett. He was born at St. Alexius Medical Center (formerly Humana Hospital).

Peter Palermo, M.D.

  • Internal Medicine Training, Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
  • Internal Medicine Residency and Internship, 1985-1988
  • Medical School Degree, Ross University School of Medicine, 1983-1985
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree, New York University, New York, New York 1976-1980
  • Affiliations:
    St. Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, Illinois
    Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, Illinois
    Sherman Hospital, Elgin, Illinois
  • Certifications:
    Certified American Board of Internal Medicine, 1992

Jemini Ignacio, M.D.

  • Internal Medicine Training, Northwestern University-Saint Joseph Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, Residency 1997-2001
  • University of the Philippines, Philippines General Hospital, Manila, Philippines, Internship 1990-1991
  • University Of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center,Quezon City, Internship 1989-1990
  • Medical School Degree, University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines, 1990
  • Bachelor of Science Degree, University of the Philippines, Bagulo City, Philippines 1986
  • Affiliations:St. Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, Illinois
    Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, Illinois
    Sherman Hospital. Elgin, Illinois
  • Certifications and Licensure:
    USMLE III, August 1999
    USMLE II, March 1994
    USMLE 1, June 1995
    Certified American Board of Internal Medicine, 2001

Muhammad Muzammil, M.D.

  • Internal Medicine Residency: University of Chicago/Weiss Memorial Hospital 2001-2004
  • Medical School: University of Karachi, Pakistan 1996
  • Board Certification: Diplomate – American Board of Internal Medicine 2004 to present
  • Research Fellow: Section of Hematology at Rush Presbyterian St Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, 1998-2001
  • Private solo practice in Internal Medicine at Alexian Brothers Medical Center 2004-2015
  • Hobbies: Playing Tennis, Travel, Watching NBA and reading Theology.

Katarzyna Strycharz, M.D.

  • Residency, Presence St. Joseph’s Hospital, Chicago, 2013 – 2016
  • Intership, Szpital Polikliniki MSWIA, Poland, 2012 – 2013
  • Medical Degree, Paznan University of Medical Sciences, Poland, 2009
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2005
  • Affiliations:
    • St. Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, Illinois
      Alexian Brothers Medical Center , Elk Grove Village, Illinois
      Advocate Sherman Hospital, Elgin, Illinois
  • Licensure:
    • Illinois State License
    • State Controlled Substance
  • Professional Interests:
    • Diabetes Prevention and Management through lifestyle
    • Joint Health
    • Aesthetic Medicine
  • Prof Memberships:
    • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)
    • American College of Rheumatology (ACR)
    • American Medical Association (AMA)
    • Americal College of Physicians (ACP)
    • The European Society of Endocrinology (ESE)
  • Hobbies: Hiking, Sailing, Fishing, Biking, Gardening, Cooking, Ballroom Dancing
  • Hometown:
    • Grew up in Poland and United States.
    • Traveled between the two countries.
    • Fluent in both Polish and English.

Aris Assimacopoulos, MD, FIDSA, FACP

  • B.A., Microbiology, Summa Cum Laude, University of Minnesota 1987
    M.D, University of Minnesota 1991
    Internal Medicine Residency, University of Minnesota, 1991-1994
    Infectious Disease Fellowship, University of Minnesota, 1994-1996
  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine since 1994
    Board Certified in Infectious Disease since 1996
    Fellow of the Infectious Disease Society of America since 2004
  • Affiliations:
    St Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, IL
    Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, IL
    Advocate Sherman Hospital, Elgin, IL

Angel Heaver, FNP

  • Masters of Science-Advanced Practice Nursing, Concordia University, Mequon, WI, May 2011
  • Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, August 2011
  • Bachelor of Science-Nursing, Saint Anthony College of Nursing, Rockford, IL, 2007
  • ISAPN-Illinois Society for Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Professional Interests: Promoting Health & Disease Prevention through an integrative approach & Woman’s health
  • Personal Interests: Running, Family, Reading, & Missionary work

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