I am proud to be a part of the urgent care team at UCHealth. When you are ill or injured, and your regular healthcare provider is unavailable, you can count on our urgent care team to provide the care you need for minor acute illnesses and injuries.
An important part of my job is helping patients understand treatment options and how those treatments work so we can share in decisions about the best options for their condition. I also believe that healing does not just come in a prescription bottle, but also in human care and connection.
In my free time I enjoy hiking, climbing, biking and gardening. I have four beehives, a flock of chickens and two spoiled dogs that get walked three times a day. Our two children are grown, and we are lucky to have two delightful grandsons near by.
American Academy of Physician Assistants
Colorado Academy of Physician Assistants
Qualifications and experience
- Urgent Care, Primary Care, Wellness and Lifestyle - Occupational Health
- Languages spoken
Physician Assistant Studies
University of Colorado Health Sciences Ctr (1999)
Bachelor of Science
University of California Santa Barbara (1989)
- Board Certification
Certification Agency Year National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants 1999
- Clinical interest for patients
I have served patients in the community in family practice and urgent care since graduating in 1999. My continuing education classes have included emergency medicine, orthopedics, wilderness medicine, complementary medicine and compassion training. I served as medical support for two high altitude scientific projects in Ecuador and Nepal.
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