As a member of the Summit Medical Group Hospitalist Medicine team, Marilyn Devroye, PA-C, ensures that hospitalized patients receive the care they need. She is integral to communication between patients, their primary care providers, and their specialists. Ms. Devroye helps patients with hospital admissions, discharges, and follow-up care. Before joining the Hospitalist Medicine team, she worked with the Endocrinology and Internal Medicine departments at Summit Medical Group.
Ms. Devroye's professional experience includes positions with Prime Care Medical Associates in North Arlington, Princeton and Rutgers Neurology in New Brunswick, the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-University Hospital in Newark, Horizon Health Center in Jersey City, and Cabrini Medical Center in New York City. She is the recipient of 3 honors and awards, including the National Health Service Corps Scholarship.
Ms. Devroye believes that the best medical practice involves a team effort. She says, "Treatment is more effective when practitioners caring for a patient communicate openly." She adds, "Patients are hungry for and benefit from information about their conditions. I believe it's important to ensure that patients understand their diagnoses and treatments so that they can work at achieving their health goals."
To her credit, Ms. Devroye volunteers for PeaceWorks, a humanitarian organization that helps the underserved people of Nicaragua.
When she is not working with her patients, Ms. Devroye enjoys hiking, traveling, reading, and spending time with her family.