Dr. Sylvester can only accept patients referred by a UCHealth primary care provider. Please consult your primary care provider regarding psychiatric care. If you want to establish care with a UCHealth primary care provider, please click here.

As a physician specializing in psychiatry, I have always approached patient care from the perspective that we are whole beings whose brains, minds and bodies are interconnected and inseparable. When we are physically ill, we are not able to attend appropriately to our mental health, and when we struggle with mental health issues, we cannot attend to our physical well-being. I have always seen myself as a health-care provider first, and a mental health-care provider second. As a result, I firmly believe the absolute best patient care is that which involves a multi-specialty team working collaboratively to address all facets of health, both mental and physical, and I am privileged to work as an embedded team member with physical-health providers who share this outlook.

In my free time I enjoy rock climbing, mountain biking, snowboarding, and camping with my spouse and friends.


Monday: 8am - 5pm
Tuesday: 8am - 5pm
Wednesday: 8am - 5pm
Thursday: 8am - 5pm
Friday: 8am - 5pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Monday: 7am - 5pm
Tuesday: 7am - 5pm
Wednesday: 7am - 5pm
Thursday: 7am - 5pm
Friday: 7am - 5pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Qualifications and experience

Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Languages spoken
University of New Mexico School of Medicine (2004)

Internship/Residency Combined
Washington University School of Medicine (2002)

Medical School
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine (1999)

Iowa State University of Science and Technology (1994)

Board Certification
Certification Agency Year
National Board of Physicians and Surgeons 2016
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