Published on July 22, 2019

Ashton Hedger, PA-C Joins Altru Clinic in Devils Lake

Grand Forks, N.D. – Ashton Hedger, PA-C is joining the family medicine team at Altru Clinic in Devils Lake. She specializes in pediatrics, chronic disease management, joint injections, skin lesion biopsies and removals and DOT examinations.

“I like to approach my patients by creating long lasting, trusting relationships,” Ashton states. “I am a strong believer in preventive health screenings and educating patients to help give them the necessary tools to foster a patient-centered approach for developing the best treatment plan for each specific individual.”

Ashton earned her Master of Physician Assistant Studies degree at Wichita State University in Wichita, Kansas. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, spending time at the lake, Bison football games, gardening, reading and exercising.

To schedule an appointment with Ashton Hedger, PA-C, please call 701.662.2158.

About Altru Health System

Based in Grand Forks, North Dakota, Altru Health System is a regional, integrated healthcare delivery system serving northeastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. Altru is a physician-led, multi-specialty group practice with a 277 bed acute care hospital, Level II trauma center, 45 bed specialty hospital, more than two dozen Grand Forks and regional practice locations, and a large home care network. Altru employs over 300 physicians and advanced practice providers and 4,000 staff. With a focus on advanced technology, Altru deployed the first Mako® Robotic Arm system in North Dakota and enhanced Altru’s Robotics with the recent addition of the DaVinci Xi Robotic Surgical System. In 2018, Altru was awarded fourth Most Wired® in the nation, a recognition for systems at the forefront of using healthcare information technology to improve the delivery of care. Altru Health System has received accreditation from the Joint Commission, the premier health care quality improvement and accrediting body in the nation and has achieved 50 years of CARF accreditation at Altru’s Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital. Altru Health System was the first member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, extending Mayo Clinic knowledge and expertise to the patients we serve. For more information, visit altru.org.