Dr. Carl Soderstrom opened his private practice in Morton, Ill. in 1973 and has been treating central Illinois patients for more than 35 years. He grew up in Streator, Ill., and attended the University of Illinois where he received his medical degree. After an internship at the University of Miami, JacksonMemorialHospital, Dr. Soderstrom completed residencies at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., in both internal medicine and dermatology and is board certified in both specialties. He is on the active staff at OSFSt.FrancisMedicalCenter and MethodistMedicalCenter and is assistant clinical professor of dermatology at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria. He is a fellow of the AmericanAcademy of Dermatology, the AmericanCollege of Physicians, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery.

Dr. Soderstrom is a member of the Mayo Clinic Alumni Association Board of Directors. He has served as chairman of both the O’Leary Society and the Plummer Society. He is the Chairman of the Mayo Clinic Leadership Council for Alumni Philanthropy.  He is a founding member of the Doctors of Mayo Society and a proud Mayo Alumni Laureate.