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Monday: 8am – 5pm
Tuesday: 8am – 5pm
Wednesday: 8am – 5pm
Thursday: 8am – 5pm
Friday: 8am – 5pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Your team
Kelsey Aliabadi, AGACNP, FNP
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Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

Rachael Nemcic, MD
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McKenzie Spresser, PA
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Surgery - Trauma and Acute Care

James Downey, MD
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Heather Lewis, MD
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Complex General Surgical Oncology

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Comprehensive general surgery care

The board-certified general surgeons at UCHealth Surgical Care – Harmony Campus offer a broad range of basic and specialized inpatient and outpatient surgical services to children and adults.

Our specialists are dedicated to the Fort Collins area and surrounding communities, providing both inpatient and outpatient surgery at UCHealth Poudre Valley Hospital.

Our office is located in building A, via the A1 entrance.

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We encourage all our patients to sign up for My Health Connection. This is your personal patient portal to request prescription refills, view your medical records or test results, and to contact our office.

Our services

Expertise in surgical care

Some of the common surgeries we perform at UCHealth Surgical Clinic – Harmony include the following:

  • Abdominal.
  • Adrenal gland.
  • Appendix.
  • AV fistula/dialysis access.
  • Biliary.
  • Breast, including ultrasound, conservation surgery, lumpectomy, mastectomy, sentinel node biopsy, axillary lymph node dissection.
  • Chronic Acid Reflux/GERD surgery, including laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication and TIF.
  • Colorectal, including colon cancer, hemorrhoids, diverticulitis, and ostomy reversals.
  • Critical care.
  • Disorders of the endocrine system.
  • Endovascular therapy for arterial disease.
  • Esophagus.
  • Gall bladder.
  • Gastrectomy.
  • Hernias, including abdominal and groin.
  • Lung.
  • Non-cardiac thoracic and vascular.
  • Occlusive and aneurysmal peripheral vascular disease.
  • Robotic.
  • Severe abdominal wall infections.
  • Single-site robotic.
  • Soft tissue infections and injuries.
  • Soft tissue masses/lesions, to include pilonidal cysts, lipomas and skin cancers.
  • Spleen.
  • Thoracoscopic.
  • Thyroid and parathyroid.
  • Trauma.
  • Vascular.

Our surgeons also perform minor surgical procedures, such as biopsies, in the clinic.

Not all patients are candidates for outpatient surgery and some procedures still require hospitalization. A patient’s medical history and the advice of the surgeon and anesthesiologist are important in determining whether the procedure is best performed on an outpatient or inpatient basis.

We look forward to meeting your health care needs. We welcome new patients with a referral from a primary care physician.

Advanced approaches to minimally-invasive procedures

Our board-certified surgeons use minimally invasive endoscopic and laparoscopic surgical techniques to decrease blood loss, pain and discomfort, reduce the side-effects of anesthetic and improve recovery time.

Some of the minimally-invasive procedures we perform at UCHealth Surgical Clinic – Harmony include:

  • Colon resection
  • Endocrine surgery
  • Hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic, gallbladder, appendix, Nissen, and spleen
  • Nephrectomy
  • Parathyroid and adrenalectomy
  • Pelvic lymph node dissection

We look forward to meeting your health care needs. We welcome new patients with a referral from a primary care physician.


After your provider has referred you to our practice, our care team will call you to schedule your appointment.

Please provide all the following information at your scheduled appointment:

  • Photo ID
  • Insurance card

Returning patients are able to use the online scheduling feature in the My Health Connection app.

Please arrive 20 minutes before your scheduled appointment to allow enough time to complete the check-in process.

If you have any scheduling questions, or questions about your surgery, please call our office.


Our office participates with many different insurance companies. Because insurance plans, policies and laws often change, please contact your insurance company to see if we are a contracted provider. >> Find insurance and billing information.

Please notify us if you have an insurance plan change, coverage change or insurance loss so we can properly bill your claims in a timely manner.


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Surgery library

UCHealth offers an extensive health library, as well as other information specific to what to expect after surgery.