Dr. Surya N. Gupta’s arrival at UnityPoint Clinic — Pekin is expected to increase access to neurology services in Pekin, according to a UnityPoint Health news release.

“I’m excited to serve Pekin and join a clinic that prioritizes quality and compassion,” said Gupta in the release. “I provide personalized, innovative and comprehensive care. I’m passionate about empowering patients through education and advocating on behalf of their needs. I look forward to calling the Midwest home.”

Gupta received his medical degree from the Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University in India. He then completed fellowships in Adult and Child Neurology with Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Penn. and Metabolic Neurology with the National Institute of Health in Bethesda, Md.  

Gupta is certified with the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. His academic credentials include clinical instructor, and associate and assistant professor roles at Oakland University and Temple University. He has also served as the medical director at Elliot Health System in New Hampshire and Ascension Health System in Michigan. 

“We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Surya Gupta to Pekin” Jay Collier, vice president of clinic operations for UnityPoint Health, said in the release. “He has an extensive and diverse experience in neurological health care. His professional and academic experience make him a perfect fit for us as an organization. Dr. Gupta is also certified to treat pediatric neurological conditions. His addition to the clinic makes him the first Pekin-exclusive neurologist, and we are excited for the prompt and convenient care his services will bring to the community.” 

Gupta is currently accepting patients. To make an appointment, call 309-643-6195.