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April Willman, MD, Receives FAAP Designation

Mar 08, 2014 11:26AM ● By MED Editor

Avera Queen of Peace Hospital, is pleased to announce that April K. Willman, MD, Avera Medical Group Pediatrics, recently received FAAP designation.

The FAAP designation after a pediatrician’s name stands for Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.  Pediatricians who maintain their FAAP designation have obtained board certification in pediatrics and made an ongoing commitment to lifelong learning and advocacy for children.

Dr. Willman completed her residency in pediatrics at the University of Missouri in Columbia and received her medical degree from the Sanford School of Medicine at the University of South Dakota.  She completed her undergraduate work at Augustana College in Sioux Falls.  Dr. Willman joined Avera Medical Group Pediatrics in August 2010.  She specializes in pediatric care for newborns and children up to 18 years and has expertise in caring for premature babies, providing support for parents and children to develop healthy lifestyles, and cares for acute and chronic illnesses in children.  Part of her practice is the evaluation and care for physical and emotional development, including ADHD.

            Dr. Willman and her husband, Dave, are the parents of two children and reside in Mitchell.