Dr. Purvis grew up in Boulder, CO and spent many years studying in Washington, DC where he graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University. He worked as an EMT during college which inspired an interest in medicine, particularly the treatment of heart disease. Dr. Purvis went on to medical school and residency at Georgetown, ultimately pursuing a subspecialty in Interventional Cardiology. Upon completion of training in 2007, he started practicing in Fort Collins. Dr. Purvis is a fourth generation Colorado native and has spent the past 10 years taking great pride in caring for his patients here in Northern Colorado and beyond. He is married with four children and enjoys answering pages, changing diapers, and playing any sport available.
Qualifications and experience
- Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Heart and Circulation - Angioplasty, Heart and Circulation - Cardiomyopathy, Heart and Circulation - Coronary Disease, Heart and Circulation - Heart Attack, Heart and Circulation - Heart Diseases, Heart and Circulation - Heart Diseases - Prevention, Heart and Circulation - Heart Failure, Heart and Circulation - Heart Valve Diseases, Heart and Circulation - High Blood Pressure, Heart and Circulation - Interventional Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
- Languages spoken
Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital, California Pacific Medical Center
- Clinical interest for patients
Treatment of cardiovascular disease and preventive cardiology.
- Research interest for patients
Platelet reactivity, acute coronary syndrome, evolving interventional options to treat cardiovascular disease.