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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 4/16/2022, 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

116 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
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

20 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2022

Dr. Devans is one outstanding doctor. He apparently keeps up with the latest medical procedures and concerns. I trust him completely. He was just wonderful to my late husband as well. He Is a kind and considerate doctor I would highly recommend him to people I know.

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2022

Semi annual check-up with labs, excellent care by all staff and *Dr. Devans, no problems or delays.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2022

Dr Devans and his office staff are incredible to deal with. Very knowledgeable and fun to deal with. Dr Devans Is a class one medical provider. On time appointment very clear and concise.

Reviewed on May 19, 2022

I've known Dr. Devans for a while now. Very efficient, very knowledgeable And up to date on current trends. Treats me like an individual and not a statistic.

Reviewed on May 13, 2022

Dr. Richard Devans, for over six years, has been my primary physician. He is very caring, very thorough, and very knowledgable. He is also very professional. I am very glad that he is my doctor!

Reviewed on May 5, 2022

Dr.Devans has always been a great doctor. I've been his patient for many years.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2022

Dr. Devans answered my questions thoroughly and completely.

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2022

Dr.Devans has been my doctor for over 30 years. He has always shown his compassion and care for my health and being. I would not go to anyone else who I trust and respect

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2022

I feel very healthy because dr devans and his staff thank you kk

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2022

Dr. Devans is very special and I respect his advice to stay healthy thank you kk

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2022

I love dr DEvans! He is very personable and tells you like it is.

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2021

Dr. Devans has been my personal physician since 1984 due to my faith in him as a professional and person,

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2021

Dr. Devans is wonderful.knowledgeable, honest and to the point.a treasure.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2021

Great experience...Dr. Was very informative

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.

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