Kwanza Devlin, MD, has joined our medical staff as a Family
Medicine physician who, with Kimberly Krohn, MD, will build a comprehensive,
patient-centered practice at Trinity Health. Their goal is to care for patients
in all stages of life (birth to death) which includes all aspects of
traditional Family Medicine:¬† home visits and nursing home care, prenatal
care and deliveries, acute care and in-office procedures, pediatric and
adolescent care, disease prevention and chronic disease management.¬†
The 2013 recipient of the North Dakota Family Physician of
the Year award, Dr. Devlin was actually raised in the Philadelphia,
Pennsylvania, area.¬†After completing her medical degree at the University
of Nebraska Medical Center, she pursued Family Medicine training at the Saint
Joseph Regional Medical Center, in South Bend, Indiana.¬†She practiced in
West Valley, Utah before joining the Center for Family Medicine here in Minot
in 2011.¬† Dr. Devlin is a member of the Mid-Dakota Education Cooperative
Wellness Committee for our region, ND Immunization Advisory Committee and the
ND Child Passenger Safety Committee.¬†She speaks Spanish and has
participated in medical missions work in Venezuela, Mexico, and Ecuador. ¬†
Her office is located at: Health Center – Town & Country,
Suite 104, 831 South Broadway, in Minot. For appointments or consultations,
please call 857-5464.
Obstetricians & Gynecologists
Obstetrics is the surgical specialty dealing with the care of women and their children during pregnancy, childbirth and the postnatal period. Midwifery is the non-surgical equivalent. Gynecology is the medical practice dealing with the female reproductive system.
Family Medicine is a primary healthcare specialty concerned with preventing, diagnosing and treating a wide variety of ailments in patients of all ages, incorporating training in Surgery, Psychiatry, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pediatrics and Geriatric Medicine. It is based on knowledge of the patient in the context of family history and the surrounding community.