Simply Caring

Kinwell began with the simple goal of bringing a new option for primary care to communities across Washington.

We're a startup, determined to change the primary care experience.

More time, less complexity, more comfort, and—perhaps most important—a better relationship with your primary care team. Kinwell is based on the belief that healthcare is a conversation, not a transaction. We want to know your healthcare goals and help you achieve them. And we're changing the conversation around primary care to include nutrition, fitness, and behavioral health.


"Our belief in Simply Caring applies to our patients, co-workers, and communities."

Hello, I’m Mia Wise,

CMO, Kinwell Medical Group

"Our belief in Simply Caring applies to our patients, co-workers, and communities."

As the Chief Medical Officer for Kinwell Medical Group, Dr. Mia Wise is responsible for clinical program, care management, and population health strategies as well as strategic partnerships across the network and business operations. Dr. Wise is a family medicine physician with fifteen years in practice and seven years in leadership. Most recently, Dr. Wise was a medical director with Premera’s Healthcare Services, working with valued providers to improve healthcare. After graduating from Middlebury College, Dr. Wise earned her medical degree from Midwestern University and completed her family medicine residency at Swedish Medical Center where she served as chief resident. Dr. Wise’s holistic approach to healthcare is mirrored in her personal life where she embraces the fine art of balancing family life, deep friendships, a full night’s sleep, and a passion for quiet time on the trail.

"Great healthcare starts by listening and caring."

Hello, I'm John Espinola

CEO, Kinwell Physician Network

"Great healthcare starts by listening and caring."

Dr. John Espinola created the vision of Kinwell based on his experience as a primary care physician. Practicing in a variety of clinical settings, he learned the important role primary care plays in every community and how the healthcare system can work better for both patients and clinicians. Dr. Espinola earned a bachelor’s degree from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts, a Doctor of Medicine and master’s degree in public health from Tufts University School of Medicine, and an MBA from the University of Washington. He received board certification in geriatrics and internal medicine after completing an internal medicine residency at Scripps Clinic in San Diego and a specialty fellowship in geriatrics at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. Over the last 20 years, Dr. Espinola has held various executive roles, most recently as Premera’s Executive Vice President, Chief Strategy and Product Officer.

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