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Department Family Medicine
Primary Location Strongsville Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Adolescent Health
  • Challenges and Choices of Aging
  • Family Medicine
  • General Adolescent Care
  • General Dermatology
  • General Obstetrics And Gynecology
  • General Pediatric And Adolescent Medicine
  • Health Care Screening
  • Men's Health
  • Pap Test
  • Pediatrics
  • Prevention And Wellness
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Skin Care
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Sports Safety
  • Student Health
  • Women's Health
View all 18 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acne
  • Alzheimer's and Dementia
  • Amenorrhea
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Back Pain in Athletes
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Chronic Illness
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • Health and Wellness
  • Heartburn
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Lead Poisoning
  • Mood Disorder
  • Myofascial Pain Syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pressure Ulcers
  • Primary Care
  • Shingles (Varicella-Zoster Virus)
  • Substance Abuse
  • Warts
View all 29 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - Saint Elizabeth Medical Center
Family Practice
Dayton, OH USA

Medical Education - The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health
Columbus, OH USA

Undergraduate - University of Toledo
Toledo, OH USA


  • Family Medicine

Specialty Interests

health screenings, Preventive Medicine

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Richard Devans, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 5/26/2021, Dr. Devans has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

195 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

30 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2021

I have always been pleased with my visits with Doctor Devans for the past twenty years.

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2021

Doctor Devans is always courteous and professional.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2021

I have been a patient of dr Robert Daven since 2007 or 08 and his caring and knowledgeable momentum is never less than the previous visit, caring , ask all the right questions , compassionate, and make sure that I am on the right track with my health , and his responses after the test is almost immediately. Please extend my thanks to him and gratitude

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2021

NEVER a bad experience with Dr. Devans.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2021

Dr Devans is great !!!

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2021

I have been a patient of *Dr. Devans when he was at Southwest Hosp. My wife & I are very happy with him & would recommend him.

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

Dr. Devans is very professional and always looking out for my best care.

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

Dr. Devans always takes as much time as I need.

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2021

Great doctor

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2021

I always appreciate Dr. Devans and the time he spends with me. His approach is perfect.

Reviewed on May 18, 2021

Scheduling was very smooth and Dr. Devan had an appointment for me the next day.

Reviewed on May 18, 2021

Dr. Devan was great to talk to and did not just dismiss my concerns.

Reviewed on May 10, 2021

Always great experience. Dr. Devans is vey knowledgeable & competent.

Reviewed on May 10, 2021

I'm grateful for the care I receive from all the doctors and staff at the Cleveland Clinic! I would highly recommend the Cleveland Clinic to anyone seeking medical care.

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2021

Dr. Devans is the best

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2021

Dr. Devans has been my doctor for over 30 years. Since he has been at CC he seems to have a lot to do on the computer. Although, Doctor Devans spent a good amount of time with me discussing my aging concerns and how to prepare for old age. He showed deep concern for my mental health as well as my physical well being. I like it when he looks at me and listens to me and then provides good common sense suggestions and solutions. I like how open and honest he is with me. I have a lot of issues that require much conversation and concern. He has tried as hard as he can to address them all.

Reviewed on Apr 2, 2021

Awesome. Dr. Devans provide options to do follow up care on everything I brought up.

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2021

Very happy with my Doctor

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2021

Dr. Devans is the best doctor I have ever had in my life.

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2021

I was extremely pleased with the thoroughness of this annual visit during which Dr. Devans easily and naturally demonstrated his being a consummate professional not just medically but personally as he is obviously a genuinely concerned "people person."

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2021

Dr Devans is very responsive - quick to answer my questions, and give test results and assessments.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2021

another excellent experience with Dr. Devans and his staff

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2021

Dr. and nurses listened and asked questions. explained things well to me.

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2021

*Dr. Devans is like talking to an old friend. He is always concerned about my well being.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2021

I have recommended *Dr. Devans to several friends.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

very grateful to have Dr. Devins as my doctor. a great asset for your organization

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2020

We have been patients of Dr. Devans since 1986. Obviously, we are extremely satisfied with his knowledge, kindness, and overall care that we continue to have him be our primary care physician.

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2020

*Dr. Devans is an excellent doctor. He and I have an excellent health relationship.

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2020

Dr. Devans is the best anywhere.

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2020

dr devans always listens to my concerns and gives me treatment options.

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