Compassionate and individualized care, strong communication, collaboration, and the desire to be of service are the cornerstones of my philosophy of care. I became a surgeon because I am fascinated by the human body, the anatomy and physiology encompassed by surgical solutions, and the ability to improve my patients lives by treating the underlying surgical problem. I thoroughly enjoy my work, and am honored to serve my patients in the best way possible for their unique situation.
I am a Colorado native. My husband Josh and I love spending time outdoors and with our close family, reading, skiing, hiking and traveling. We have Bengal cats and are looking forward to settling down to start our family in Northern Colorado.
Qualifications and experience
- Benign Breast Disease/Conditions, Breast Surgical Oncology, Cancers - Anal Cancer, Cancers - Colorectal Cancer, Cancers - Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver), Cancers - Melanoma, Cancers - Skin Cancer, Colon and Rectal Surgery, Digestive System - Biliary Surgery, Digestive System - Gastroenterology (Stomach, Bowel, General GI Problems), Digestive System - Gastroesophageal Reflux, Digestive System - Gastrointestinal Surgery, Digestive System - Hernia, Endocrine System (Hormones) - Endocrine Cancer (Parathyroid, Adrenal, Carcinoid), Endocrine System (Hormones) - Thyroid Cancer, Surgery, Surgery - Laparoscopic Surgery, Surgery - Robotic Surgery, Surgery - Trauma and Acute Care
Colorado State University (2009)
Colorado State University (2010)
Doctor of Medicine
University of Colorado (2014)
Saint Joseph Hospital (2019)
- Clinical interest for patients
My specific areas of interest include thyroid and parathyroid, biliary and gastrointestinal, colorectal and breast, and skin surgical management.