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Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital acquires Alpine Family Physicians

Published: Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 4:55 p.m. CST

BARRINGTON – Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital acquired Alpine Family Physicians, adding the medical practice to the Advocate Medical Group network of family practices.

Alpine Family Physicians, an eight-physician group, has locations at 1345 Ryan Parkway in Algonquin and 350 Surryse Road, Suite 100, in Lake Zurich.

“The Alpine group of physicians are long-standing, loyal members of our medical staff” Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital President Karen Lambert said in a news release. “And thousands of their patients have utilized our hospital, imaging centers and fitness center through the years. We are thrilled to have them join the ranks of the Advocate Medical Group and help us shape a strong future in health care for our communities.”

All eight physicians are board-certified in family medicine. Services and treatments offered on-site include echocardiogram, spirometry and ultrasound.

To schedule an appointment with any of these new AMG physicians, call 847-438-2144 (Lake Zurich) or 847-658-9555 (Algonquin), or visit

Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington is a 169-bed acute care hospital with more than 700 physicians. It is part of Advocate Health Care, the largest health system in the state. Advocate Medical Group is one of the state’s largest medical groups with more than 1,100 primary and specialty care physicians.

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