Intellex Acquires Expert by Big Village

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Expert Details

Women's Health, Physician Well-being, Digital Health, Healthcare, and Healthcare Social Media

ID: 737972 Colorado, USA

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Expert is a women’s health physician, medical director, thought leader, entrepreneur, speaker, consultant, and expert. She is a champion of women’s, reproductive, and maternal health, physician wellness, and healthcare social media. She has 27 years of clinical, leadership, and entrepreneurial experience. Her mission is to empower women about their health through all stages of reproductive health, including adolescence, pregnancy, childbirth, menopause, and beyond.

Expert earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Denver in 1990 and her Doctor of Medicine degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine in 1994. She completed her obstetrics and gynecology internship and residency at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and Hospital in 1998. She has been board certified in obstetrics and gynecology since 2001 and is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Expert practiced obstetrics and gynecology at Colorado OB/GYN Associates prior to relocating her practice to Parker, Colorado, opening her OB/GYN practice and her wellness practice. Her clinical practice is a relaxing, spa-like setting where she provides personalized, compassionate healthcare for women. She has currently been in practice for 23 years and has been a physician for 27 years. She is a solo private practice physician and the medical director and owner of both her medical practices.

Expert provides comprehensive OB/GYN care and has an interest in high risk obstetrics, minimally invasive and laparoscopic gynecologic surgery, menopause, bioidentical hormone pellet therapy, and laser vaginal revitalization. She is a maternal and reproductive health advocate and has delivered nearly 5000 babies to grow happy and healthy families. She is a women’s health and menopause expert and has successfully treated thousands of women with hormones to help them live vibrantly and age gracefully.

Expert has served in multiple physician leadership roles. She is the immediate past Department Chair for Obstetrics & Gynecology at a prestigious hospital and served on the hospital's Medical Executive Committee for 3 years. She currently serves on the Physician Leadership Council, Perinatal Committee, at this prestigious hospital's Foundation Board, and Centura Delineation of Privileges Task Force. She was selected for the Centura Physician Leadership Academy. She has a passion for physician wellness and helping physicians thrive. She is the creator and founder of a physician wellness program and was named the Medical Director. She received the Physician Humanitarian Award in 2019 for her physician wellness dedication and efforts. She serves on the Colorado ACOG education committee. She also spends considerable time mentoring teens, premed, graduate, nursing, physician assistant, and medical students to help them attain their aspirations in healthcare.

Expert is passionate about women’s healthcare and actively promotes patient education and community outreach. She has done numerous women’s health presentations and seminars. Using healthcare social media to engage, educate, enlighten, and empower women, patients, colleagues, and the community, she has become a healthcare social media pioneer and expert locally. She has done healthcare social media presentations and/or consulting for several hospitals, medical societies, practice management organizations, and healthcare colleagues, including Colorado ACOG and the 4cornersMGMA. She was also featured on Denver 9News by Cheryl Preheim as the Social Media Doctor. She maintains a women’s health blog and her social media.

Her patients describe her as compassionate, dedicated, insightful, knowledgeable, diligent, highly skilled, energetic and personable. Her favorite inspirational quote is by Maya Angelou, “My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.” This is the way she lives her life both personally and professionally.

Healthcare Expertise:
Women's Health, Obstetrics, Gynecology, Contraception, Infertility / Fertility, Menopause, Sexual Health, Urogynecology, Wellness, Preventative Medicine, Patient care management, Patient education, Clinical practice, Evidence Based Medicine, Practice management, Business development, Market Analysis & Growth, Revenue Growth, Budget Development, Branding, Medicare/Medicaid, Insurance payer contracts, Business Trailblazer & Entrepreneur, Digital Health Innovator, Patient Centered Physician, Dynamic & Media Savvy Speaker, Highly Reliable Team Builder, Thought leadership, Strategic planning, Operational efficiency, Utilization management
Quality Metrics, Quality improvement, Patient Safety, Digital health innovation, Healthcare social media, Telemedicine, Stakeholder Alignment, Analytical Thinking, Data Analytics, Policies & Protocols, Process Improvement, Consulting & Coaching, Speaking, Media Ready, Effective Communication, Adaptable Team Player, Problem Solving, Relationship Building

Career Highlights:
Women's Health Expert -
Compassionate and highly skilled OB/GYN physician with expertise in women's, reproductive, maternal, menopausal, and sexual health, providing clinical excellence and quality, evidence based, patient centered care. Over 1,500 hormone pellet procedures, 2,000 surgeries performed, 5,000 babies delivered, 25,000 women provided care, and 100,000 patient visits completed. Educating, engaging, and empowering women about their health for 27 years.

Medical Director - Tapped by hospital leadership team.
Physician Wellness Program - Founder and first Medical Director of robust physician well-being program. Spearheaded grass roots initiatives and engaged key stakeholder support, including hospital CEO, CMO & CDO to grow program and secure funding from proof of concept and actionable plan to mitigate physician burnout. Inspired physician engagement, collaboration, and camaraderie.
OB/GYN Hospital Department -Hand picked by hospital COO to head department. Led with problem solving, improved quality metrics, patient safety focus, and new impactful initiatives, including lowering primary c-section rates by 50% (48% to 24%) from education/awareness and starting ERAS protocol, initiating CNM credentialing to grow department, and establishing ACOG evidence based protocols.

Thought Leader -
Experienced in multiple leadership and Medical Director roles. Innovative and transformational thought leader and physician advisor for hospital CEO, CMO, and COO. KOL selected for CEO's task force to provide input and direction on hospital strategic plans and Centura Health system 2025 strategic plan.

Entrepreneur -
Founder, owner, Medical Director of two successful clinical private practices with increased patient satisfaction and positive health outcomes. Over 3,500 patients and scaled revenue as solo physician. Able to build partnerships and add new innovative therapies and products (BioTE & MonaLisa) in second cash pay practice to increase revenue and fulfill patient clinical needs.

Speaker/Media Savvy -
Dynamic & engaging speaker and reliable medical contributor with extensive media/press experience Sought after speaker to audiences of 20-500 on women's health and healthcare. Multiple media and press appearances, including interviewed as women's health expert for local 9News, DenverChannel 7News, Fox31 KDVR news, KOAA News5. Featured physician in several women's health articles online, including Shape magazine, PopSugar, Medical Economics, and MedPage Today. Go to physician for women's health patient education seminars and speaking events for hospital and community.

Digital Health Innovator -
Physician pioneer in healthcare social media and digital health with an extensive social media network across multiple platforms. Established and built two thriving private practices and brand from social media. Successfully incorporated telemedicine into clinical practice.


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1998 Degree: Obstetrics & Gynecology Internship and Residency Subject: Obstetrics & Gynecology Internship and Residency Institution: University of Colorado Health Sciences
Year: 1994 Degree: MD Subject: Medicine Institution: The George Washington University School of Medicine
Year: 1990 Degree: BS Subject: Major - Biology Minors - Business, Chemistry Institution: University of Denver

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2020 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Medical Director of Physician Wellness at Parker Hospital Department: Physician Wellness
Founder and Medical Director of Collaboration & Coaching, Resiliency, Engagement, and Wellness program.

Created and established initial and robust hospital physician wellness program to prevent physician burnout and promote physician well-being through enhanced connection, communication, collaboration, community, and culture

Engaged key stakeholders (CMO/CEO) and able to obtain funding for the program through proven concept, ideas, and actionable plan.

Increased and improved physician and hospital leadership engagement and collaboration.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2020 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Physician Leadership Academy Department:
- Identified as physician leader across health system by hospital CEO and CMO
- Selected for exclusive physician leadership program designed to cultivate future physician executives
- Mentored by Centura Health system Senior Vice Presidents and Chief Clinical Officer
- Worked with executive Medi-leadership coach to ide
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2019 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Physician Leadership Council Department:
- Physician leaders selected as KOL for hospital CEO's task force
- Provide thought leadership to advise hospital CEO, CMO, & COO
- Strategic planning for hospital and Centura Health
- Provide input on hospital operations and improvement areas
- Discuss hospital policy and procedures
- Confidential assessment of sensitive hospital issues
- Participate in hospital leadership interviews
- Assist with hospital emergency preparedness & Covid plans
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2019 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Ob/Gyn Hospitalist Physician Department:
- Employed part-time/prn, 2-3 24hr hospital shifts/month
- Implemented program at Parker Adventist Hospital
- Contributed to growth and success of hospital program
- Up to date on current ACOG guidelines and new research
- Able to maintain critical and acute care ob/gyn clinical skills
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2015 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Medical Director, Founder, Owner Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology
Specialties included women's health, menopause, BioTE bioidentical hormone pellets, MonaLisa laser, gynecology, and sexual health.

- Cash pay private practice focused on patient wellness, menopause, and sexual health
- Offering bioidentical hormone treatment for men in andropause and women in perimenopause or menopause
- Offering innovative laser therapy for menopausal women
- Added anti-aging skincare line
- Scaled practice and increased revenue
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2015 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Education Committee Department:
- Plan professional sponsored local CME conferences, events, and symposiums
- Engage physician, nurse, NP, PA, and midwife participation
- Education based on evidence based guidelines and innovative new research
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2010 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Medical Director, Founder, Owner Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology
- Private practice focused on comprehensive women's healthcare including obstetrics, gynecology, infertility,
urogynecology, preventative care, wellness, minimally invasive surgery, menopause, and sexual health
- Grew practice from social media and online presence
- Over 3,500 patients clinically cared for and treated
- Increased patient satisfaction and improved health outcomes through boutique patient centered philosophy
- Successfully implemented telemedicine visits
- Extensive experience with billing, coding, insurance payers and reimbursement
- 98% private payer insurance; 2% Medicaid/Medicare
- Experienced in all aspects of practice management, clinical operations, and entrepreneurship
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2003 to 2009 Employer: Self-Employed Title: Ob/Gyn Physician, Medical Director, and Owner Department:
- Purchased practice from retiring senior physician
- Continued to grow practice, and add certified nurse midwives (CNM) and nurse practitioners
- Developed collaborative practice guidelines with advanced practice practitioners/midlevel extenders
- Added additional physician in 2005
- Delivered over 25 babies per month solo 2006-2009
- Developed extensive entrepreneurial skills
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1998 to 2002 Employer: Colorado OB/GYN Associates Title: OB/GYN Physician Department:
- Employed at busy clinical practice
- Implemented new protocols for improved quality of care
- Grew the practice to add and train a certified nurse midwife
- Generated $1.2M in revenue with 3 providers
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1998 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Clinical Instructor & Preceptor Department:
- Served as a clinical preceptor and mentor with positive impact for medical students
- Provided busy clinical OB/GYN experience and rotations for third year medical students

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG): current fellow
Colorado ACOG; current member
Denver Medical Society; current member
Colorado Medical Society; current member
Doctors for America; current member
Parker Chamber of Commerce; current member
American Medical Association; member 1990-1998
American Medical Women’s Association; member 1990-1994
Medical Society of District of Columbia; member 1990-1994
Licenses / Certifications
- American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology (ABOG); Written - June 1998; Oral - January 2001
- American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology; Fellow (FACOG), Board Certified – January 2001-present
- Colorado Board of Medical Examiners, Medical License; November 1997-present
- DEA 1998-present
- BioTE Certified 2005
- MonaLisa Touch Certification 2005
- Centura Health Physician Peer Coach Certification 2019
- Centura Health Physician Leadership Academy 2020-2022
- Stanford WellMD Physician Well-Being Director Course, Stanford University/Stanford Medicine
Awards / Recognition
Physician Humanitarian Award by Parker Adventist Hospital for physician wellness efforts.
Chief Resident Outstanding Research Presentation Award by UC Health.
Medical / Professional
See resume
Publications and Patents Summary
See resume

Additional Experience

Expert Witness Experience
Expert's litigation experience is enumerated in her CV (available upon request).
Training / Seminars
CV available upon request.
Vendor Selection
CV available upon request.
Marketing Experience
CV available upon request.
Other Relevant Experience
CV available upon request.

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