Dr. Penny Gozia, MD FACOG

Dr. Gozia, MD came to practice at Southern OB/GYN Associates (SOGA) in 1987. She currently sees patients in Breese and Salem Illinois. Her special interests of practice include geriatric gynecology, vaginal surgery, high risk obstetrics and routine OB/GYN care.

Dr. Gozia graduated from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and completed her OB/GYN residency at Southern Illinois University Affiliated Hospitals in Springfield, IL. In addition to her medical degree, she also holds a Masters in Business Administration from Southern Illinois University School of Business in Edwardsville, IL. Prior to joining SOGA, she practiced in Vandalia, IL.

Dr. Gozia is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is a member of the Clinton County, Southern Illinois and Illinois State Medical Societies, American College of Medical Practice Executives and is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG).

As a longtime resident of Breese, Dr. Gozia raised a son, Wes Gozia, who attended Central High School and now practices law in Carlyle, IL. In her spare time, Dr. Gozia enjoys cooking, taking cooking classes, traveling, spending time with her family and babysitting for her granddaughter. 



  • Geriatric Gynecology
  • Routine and High Risk Obstetrics
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Pelvic Surgery
  • General Gynecology
  • Women's Health



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Thank you for the care I received during my pregnancies. You are an excellent doctor. Thank you so much for the prompt response you made when I had the excessive bleeding after delivery that part was extremely scary and you helped me through it.
— TB
Thank you for being such a caring and compassionate physician. The extra time you take to make sure you cover all the details, your wealth of knowledge and the fact that you are truly concerned about your patients are qualities that set you apart from other providers.