I strive to provide the best care for my patients and families. I believe in treating the person as a whole, taking every aspect of a patient’s body and health into consideration during diagnosis and treatment. I like to use a holistic approach to all my patients.

I have a daughter in college and I still like to watch soccer. I have a big black dog from the Denver Dumb Friends League and love to play with her. I am on a curling league and have been playing for one year.

Locations

Monday: All day
Tuesday: All day
Wednesday: All day
Thursday: All day
Friday: All day
Saturday: All day
Sunday: All day

Qualifications and experience

Specialties
Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Pediatrics, Brain and Nervous System, Bones, Joints and Muscles, Child and Teen Health, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Spine Injuries, Brain and Nervous System - Traumatic and Acquired Brain Injuries, Rehabilitation Therapy
Gender
Female
Languages spoken
Spanish
English
Education
Medical School
University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine (1989)

Residency
University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (1994)

Undergraduate
University of Colorado - Denver (CO) (1985)

Clinical interest for patients

Pediatric Rehab, Spinal Cord Injury, Traumatic Brain Injury, Spina Bifida, Athletics in the Disabled, Sports Medicine in the Disabled

Research interest for patients

1. spina bifida registry
2. development of wheelchair mobility in very young children
3. concussion and mild traumatic brain injury
4. acquired brain injury

Volunteer activities

I am involved in disabled sports and have been a junior board committee member for over 10 years working with WASUSA. I have worked multiple competitive events for sports for the disabled. I volunteer locally and am always trying to find a sport for every child with a disability to participate.

Region
Northern Colorado