Meet the Physicians of Richfield Medical Group

James P. LaRoy M.D.

James P. LaRoy M.D.

Jim LaRoy M.D. attended Drake University and attended medical school at Northwestern in Chicago. His family practice residency was in Oak Park Illinois at West Suburban Hospital and he has been practicing at Richfield Medical Group for over 23 happy years. He enjoys caring for a wide variety of patients, with all ages represented. He enjoys traveling, eating good food, reading, and getting to the boundary waters. He also enjoys working out and has fond memories of the days when he could play soccer with 30-year-olds.

“Family practice allows me to address a wide variety of medical problems which I find very interesting. Helping my patients through difficult times and challenging medical problems is something I look forward to. I believe an important part of being a caregiver is establishing a trusting relationship. This can take time, but is one of the more satisfying things about being a doctor.”

Kevin C. Nelson M.D

Kevin C. Nelson M.D

Kevin Nelson M.D., a graduate of Augustana College and Rush Medical School, has been in practice at RMG since 1991. He did his family practice residency at West Suburban Hospital in Oak Park, IL. He enjoys patients of all ages and has a practice that accommodates teens, families, and seniors. Active in the community, Kevin has served as a coach for many teams, and volunteers with many organizations. He is a bit of a golf addict but also enjoys reading, watching movies, biking, and traveling with his wife and three newly-adult children.

David P. Brockway M.D.

David P. Brockway M.D.

David Brockway M.D. grew up in the Grand Rapids, MN Area and received his MD degree from the University of Minnesota. He did his family medicine residency in Syracuse, New York. He has been practicing at Richfield Medical Group for 15 years and enjoys providing care to patients of all ages. His interests include landscaping, fishing, hunting, playing tennis, and traveling.

Molly Wright M.D.

Wright Edited

Molly Wright grew up in Bloomington, MN. She received her bachelors degree from the College of St. Benedict. She attended Albany Medical College and completed her family practice residency program at Albany Medical Center in Albany, NY. A true family practice physician, she has a passion for serving and strengthening generations of Minnesota families. Dr. Wright lives in Minneapolis and has two teenage children. In her free time she enjoys running, yoga, cooking, baking, and exploring the city lakes with her dog.

Joan Trowbridge M.D.


Joan Trowbridge, M.D., MEd received her Bachelor’s Degree from Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. She attended the University of Minnesota Medical School in Minneapolis, Minnesota and completed her residency program at Methodist Hospital in St. Louis Park, Minnesota. Dr. Trowbridge is Board Certified in Family Medicine and has practiced for over 23 years in this field. Dr. Trowbridge believes in partnering with patients and families to improve their health, well-being and quality of life. She values a team based approach to practicing medicine and working with a network of professionals to improve the health of her patients. Her practice could be described as a caring partnership with emphasis on personal relationships, joint decision making, prevention, problem solving and education. Due to her previous training and experience with teaching Deaf/Blind/Multihandicapped patients, she is more aware of the needs of the whole person. Dr. Trowbridge is dedicated to a lifetime of service to others both through her clinical practice and serving the community by volunteering. In her pastime she enjoys reading, painting, travel and walks in nature. Time with friends and family is also cherished.

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The Richfield Medical Group
6440 Nicollet Avenue
Richfield, MN 55423


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