Published on August 05, 2019

Kenneth Chidi Asogwa, MD, MPH Joins Altru as a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Grand Forks, N.D. – Kenneth Chidi Asogwa, MD, MPH has joined Altru Health System as a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist. He specializes in anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, ADHD, psychotic disorders, posttraumatic stress disorders (PTSD), substance use disorder, and autism spectrum disorder.

“I am committed to using culturally congruent care to address physical, emotional and interpersonal needs of my patients,” Dr. Asogwa states.

Dr. Asogwa earned his medical degree from University of Port Harcourt in Rivers State, Nigeria. He went on to complete his obstetrics and gynecology residency from Enugu State University Teaching Hospital in Nigeria. He also completed his adult psychiatry residency from Richmond University Medical Center in Staten Island, New York. Dr. Asogwa then completed his child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship from the University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center/Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio. In his free time, Dr. Asogwa enjoys playing soccer and table tennis with his children and traveling.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Asogwa, please call 701.780.6697.

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.