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We have 9 Doctors on hand, each specializing in specific areas of cardiology.
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Meet Our Cardiology Physicians
Western Slope Cardiology is the largest adult cardiology group between Denver, CO and Salt Lake City, UT with a total of 9 physicians. We provide services at both St. Mary's Hospital & Medical Center and Community Hospital. We operate our own diagnostic lab that is the only office based adult lab on the Western Slope accredited by both Intersocietal Commission of Echocardiography Laboratories and the Intersocietal Commission of Nuclear Medicine Laboratories.

Physician Bios

Daniel Duffey, MD
Medical School: University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Internship: University of Colorado, Denver, CO
Residency: University of Colorado, Denver, CO
Fellowship: University of Colorado, Denver, CO

Board Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

Clinical Interests:

General Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac CT
Kurt Spriggs, DO, FACC
Medical School: Michigan State University, Lansing, MI
Internship: Riverside Osteopathic Hospital, Trenton, MI
Residency: Sinai Hospital, Detroit, MI and Riverside Osteopathic Hospital, Trenton, MI
Fellowship: Riverside Osteopathic Hospital, Trenton, MI

Board Certification:
American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine
American Osteopathic Board – Cardiology
American Osteopathic Board – Interventional Cardiology, Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

Professional Societies:
Fellow, American College of Cardiology (FACC)

Clinical Interests:
General Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology, Cardiac CT
Charlie Brunson, MD
Medical School: University of Mississippi, Jackson, MS
Internship: University of Mississippi, Jackson, MS
Residency: University of Mississippi, Jackson, MS
Fellowship: University of Mississippi, Jackson, MS
Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification:

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine – Interventional Cardiology

Clinical Interests:
General Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
Richard Garmany, MD
Medical School: University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Internship: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University, St Louis, MO
Residency: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University, St Louis, MO
Fellowship: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University, St Louis, MO
Specialist Fellowship: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University, St Louis, MO: Hawes Fellow in Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant

Board Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease
International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners: Certified Cardiac Device Specialist

Clinical Interests:
General Cardiology, Pacemakers, Implanted Defibrillators, Biventricular Pacemakers and Heart Rhythm Disorders
Maria Anderson, MD, FACC
Medical School: Tufts University, Boston, MA
Internship: David Grant Medical Center, Travis AFB, CA
Residency: David Grant Medical Center, Travis AFB, CA
Fellowship: Brown University, Providence, RI

Board Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiac Electrophysiology

Professional Societies:
Fellow – American College of Cardiology (FACC)

Clinical Interests:
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Ross Pacini
Ross Pacini, MD
Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE
Internship: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Fellowship: Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL

Board Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease
Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
National Board of Echocardiography

Professional Societies:
American College of Cardiology

Clinical Interests:
General Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology, Echocardiography
Erick Araneda
Erick Araneda, MD, FACC
Medical School: Universidad Francisco Marroquin, Guatemala
Internship: University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR
Residency: University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR
Fellowship: University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Board Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

Clinical Interests:
General Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Pacemakers and Implanted Defibrillators
Enrique Orellana
Enrique Orellana, DO
Medical School: Rowan School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ
Residency: University of Texas at Houston Health Science Center, Houston, TX
Fellowship: University of Texas at Houston Health Science Center, Houston, TX

Board Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

Clinical Interests:
General Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology, Echocardiography, Heart Failure
Michael Ryan
Michael Ryan, MD
Medical School: Loyola University Chicago School of Medicine, Maywood, IL
Residency: Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL
Fellowship: Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL ; Beaumont Health System, Royal Oak, MI

Board Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine – Interventional Cardiology
National Board of Echocardiography, Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology, Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretationn

Clinical Interests:
General Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Valvular Heart Disease
Julie Mouton
Julie Mouton, FNB-NP
Medical School:
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing, University of Phoenix
Master's Degree of Science in Nursing, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, CO

Board Certification: Family Nurse Practitioner-ANCC
Andrea Lamb
Andrea Lamb, NP
Medical School:
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing, Mesa State College
Master's Degree of Science in Nursing, University of Colorado, CO

Board Certification: Family Nurse Practitioner-ANCC