PEORIA — A Peoria clinic focusing on women's health plans an expansion, adding staff and doubling the number of rooms for patients and procedures.

The Couri Center for Gynecology and Integrative Women's Health, 6708 N. Knoxville Ave., will add an additional 13 patient/procedure rooms to its existing 13 as part of a 3,725-square-foot expansion, officials there said in a news release.

The practice operated by Dr. Michele Couri employs about 30 people, including three doctors and three physicians' assistants.

It will add two new physicians, including one starting Aug. 1, and four other staff members as part of the expansion, permitting patients to schedule appointments and procedures in a more timely, convenient manner, the release stated.

The Couri Center offers a traditional gynecology practice as well as other specialized options including surgical, aesthetics and integrative health programs.