James Deline Followed an Unusual Path to Become a Wisconsin Country Doctor

Dr. James Deline, founder of the La Farge Medical Clinic and Center for Special Children, gives a tour of a birthing room equipped with a birthing tub and easy access to a garden patio, all in service of making labor and delivery as comfortable as possible. (Photo by Catherine Reiland/UW-Madison)

Dr. James Deline, a central fixture in the La Farge community, has practiced medicine in Vernon County for nearly 40 years. Deline works at the intersection of rural and Amish healthcare, and sees many rare genetic conditions. The Wisconsin Idea Seminar has visited the La Farge Medical Clinic twice, in 2017 and 2019, to see Deline’s unique medical work.

Read the full article at: https://www.usatoday.com/in-depth/news/nation/2019/11/29/wisconsin-rural-doctor-treats-amish-studies-rare-genetic-diseases/3995625002/