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Benjamin Shepherd

Primary 1916 North Main Street Princeton IL 61356 Primary Location: (815) 663-2165

Board Certified in Family Medicine and Psychiatry.

Dr. Shepherd is originally from Dixon, IL, and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science from University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. He attended medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Rockford, IL and then graduated from the Iowa Family Medicine/Psychiatry Residency Program.

As a member of the Dixon Rural Training Track Family Medicine Residency Program, Dr. Shepherd returned to the U of I College of Medicine in Rockford as an Assistant Clinical Professor. He has worked as a staff physician at KSB Hospital – Mt. Morris Clinic in Mt. Morris, IL, a jail physician for Winnebago County Jail, a psychiatrist at University Psychiatric Services in Rockford, IL, and as a psychiatric consultant at Illinois Veteran’s Home.

Dr. Shepherd is a member of the American Association of Family Physicians and Association of Medicine and Psychiatry.


Family Medicine and Psychiatry

Medical Degree

University of Illinois College of Medicine in Rockford, IL


Iowa Family Medicine Residency Program

Hospital Affiliation

St. Margaret’s Hospital
Spring Valley, IL

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