Meet The Doctor

Dr. Chris Williams, Park Meadows Cosmetic Surgery

Christopher G. Williams, MD

by Peter Solveson

LONE TREE PLASTIC SURGEONS OFFER ADVANCED BREAST RECONSTRUCTION PROCEDURE “Part of our synergy and success stems from the fact that we received the same training at the same hospital from the same experts, we approach each operation identically and methodically. This synergy greatly benefits our...

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Dr. Jeremy Williams, Park Meadows Cosmetic Surgery, Lone Tree, Colorado

Jeremy Z. Williams, MD

by Peter Solveson

Lone Tree Plastic Surgeons Offer Advanced Breast Reconstruction Procedure “Part of our synergy and success stems from the fact that we received the same training at the same hospital from the same experts,” says Dr. Jeremy. “We approach each operation identically and methodically. This...

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Dr. Presley Swann, an orthopedic surgeon with Advanced Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Specialists

R. Presley Swann, MD

by Peter Solveson

INNOVATIVE HIP SURGERY STOPS PAIN, REDUCING NEED FOR HIP REPLACEMENT Sydney Potkanowicz started experiencing hip pain at the young age of 12. “It felt like my hip joints were slipping in their sockets. It was a constant painful, uncomfortable feeling,” she says. Sydney’s mom blamed growing...

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Dr. Tyler Chan, Endocrine Surgeon with The Medical Center of Aurora

Tyler Chan, MD

by Peter Solveson

TYLER CHAN, MD Endocrine Surgeon with The Medical Center of Aurora What attracted you to the field of endocrine surgery? Chan: I started focusing on endocrine surgery after completing my surgical residency. I was attracted by how meticulous and refined the procedures are. The techniques have really...

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Wade Smith, OrthoOne, Denver

Wade Smith, MD

by Peter Solveson

Meet the Doctor: Wade Smith, MD Board-certified orthopedic trauma surgeon with Swedish Medical Center Orthopedic Trauma and Limb Reconstruction What attracted you to the field of orthopedic trauma surgery? Smith: Multiple and severe bone breaks can be life altering. It’s rewarding to be able to...

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Dr. William S. C. Payne

William SC Payne, MD

by Peter Solveson

Ask Dr. Payne | IS IT A SINUS INFECTION OR JUST A COLD? Parents often ask how they can distinguish a common cold (viral upper-respiratory infection) from a sinus infection (acute bacterial sinusitis). According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, sinus infections should be considered in children...

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Dr Colleen Hupp, Sky Ridge

Colleen Hupp, DO

by Peter Solveson

Dr. Colleen Hupp, a vascular surgeon at Sky Ridge, shares how its hybrid operating room benefits patients. What is a hybrid OR? Dr. Hupp: A hybrid operating room combines the sterile environment of a traditional operating room with advanced, fixed X-ray imaging systems. In a hybrid OR, surgeons can...

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Paul van der Sloot, MD The Head and Neck Cancer Care Center at Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Swedish Medical Center Otolaryngologist and head and neck surgeon

Paul van der Sloot, MD

by Peter Solveson

Otolaryngologist and head and neck surgeon Dr. Paul van der Sloot joined the Head and Neck Cancer Care Center at Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Swedish Medical Center in August, 2019. He treats head and neck tumors and specializes in transoral robotic surgery and microvascular reconstructive...

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Craig Lehrman, MD, Denver plastic surgeon, Aurora

Craig Lehrman, MD

by Peter Solveson

What attracted you to the field of plastic surgery? Dr. Lehrman: The term plastic surgery comes from the Greek word “plastikós,” meaning to restore and make whole. I was immediately drawn to the idea of being able to help in a way that positively impacts someone’s life. Cancer and trauma are...

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ERIC LIU, MD, FACS

Eric Liu, MD

by Peter Solveson

What is the Neuroendocrine Tumor Institute? Dr. Liu: People with NETs can seek state-of-the-art treatment at the Institute. Our multi-disciplinary team is led by Dr. Allen Cohn, a medical oncologist from RMCC specializing in carcinoids (a type of neuroendocrine tumor), Dr. Charles Nutting, an...

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