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Surgeon joins Colorado Health Medical Group’s Medical Clinic at Centerra

For immediate release: August 5, 2013

Kim Vecchio, 970.237.7113, 

Surgeon joins Colorado Health Medical Group's Medical Clinic at Centerra
Dr. Chris Mitchell

Colorado Health Medical Group welcomes Dr. Chris Mitchell to the Medical Clinic at Centerra.  Dr. Mitchell is committed to providing compassionate, quality patient care and has a special interest in trauma/critical care, gall bladder, hernia and cancer surgery.

"I love helping individuals get better. It is deeply satisfying to be able to help patients fix a problem, sometimes a difficult one, through surgical procedures,” said Dr. Mitchell. “It is also important for me to keep learning new technologies to stay on the cutting edge to provide the most advanced surgical techniques for my patients.”

Dr. Mitchell joins a team of 12 board-certified surgeons that serve patients throughout northern Colorado. He began seeing patients on August 2 at Medical Clinic at Centerra, North Medical Office Building, 2500 Rocky Mountain Ave., Loveland.

Dr. Mitchell is board-eligible in surgery and surgical critical care, and completed his fellowship training in surgical critical care at Community Medical Center in California. Prior to his specialty training, he graduated from medical school at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine.

Colorado Health Medical Group encompasses acute general surgery and surgical critical care to provide timely surgical consultation of adult patients with general surgical or surgical critical care conditions. For more information about the clinic or Dr. Mitchell, visit To make an appointment with Dr. Mitchell, call 970.221.5878 or ask for a referral from your physician.

Colorado Health Medical Group, formerly Poudre Valley Medical Group, is a multi-specialty medical group with approximately 250 providers and 50 clinics delivering quality health care and wellness services within 24 medical specialties in communities throughout Colorado, Wyoming and Nebraska. The medical group is a part of University of Colorado Health, which also includes Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins, Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, University of Colorado Hospital in Aurora and the Memorial Hospital system in Colorado Springs.

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