Tricounty News

Kurt Habben at Richmond Area Medical Clinic

Paynesville Area Health Care System is pleased to announce the addition of Kurt Habben, Medical Doctor to its medical provider group and the Richmond Area Medical Clinic.

Dr. Habben, a native of Paynesville, recently graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School with his medical degree as a Family Practice Physician.

Dr. Habben has spent the past three years doing his residency training at the Duluth Family Practice Residency Program in Duluth. His medical interests include a full spectrum of family care along with obstetrics and diabetes. When asked about his long-term goal of becoming a medical doctor, Kurt stated that his love for the sciences, combined with the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of others, made this the right career choice for him. "I always had an image in my mind of living, and practicing medicine in a rural community. It's good to know that this is where my family and I are meant to be. I'm looking forward to meeting patients at the Richmond Area Medical Clinic."

Dr. Habben, along with his wife and young son are residing in Richmond. They enjoy spending time on the lake and camping. They are looking forward to being involved in the Richmond community. Patient appointments are now available at the Richmond Area Medical Clinic by calling (320) 597-2122.