Our Practice

Providing care for the whole person, body, mind and spirit. The Primary Care practice is designed to furnish the residents of the Telluride Hospital District with a full spectrum of health care services across the life span. The following is a list of physicians who provide services and office visits at the Telluride Medical Center. Patients can see this physicians at the Telluride Medical Center by calling the physician offices directly to schedule an appointment.

Contact Primary Care: (970) 728-384


John Gardner, CEO

Phone : (970) 728-9782
Email :

Associated with the Telluride Medical Center since 2016

Education: University of Colorado, B.A. in Economics, 1972
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Masters degree Health Administration, 1977

John is an experienced healthcare executive having successfully served in a broad range of settings from integrated healthcare delivery systems to Critical Access Hospitals. A strong strategic thinker and team builder Gardner joins the team after 9 years at the helm at the Yuma Hospital District. Check back here to his CEO Blog as he helps lead the Telluride Medical Center into a new facility built to serve the community today, tomorrow and fifty years into the future.

John enjoys traveling, glass fusion artistry, spending time with his wife Jeannie and three sons, and walking their basset hound in the mountains.

Kate Wadley

Kate Wadley
Executive Director of Philanthropy, Donations

Phone : (970) 729-1375

Associated with the Telluride Medical Center since 2008

Education: Hollins University, BA in Communications and Political Science, 1991

Kate Wadley forged a path for the Telluride Medical Center Foundation in 2008, and has since raised more than six-million dollars in gifts and grants. Kate’s focus is on developing new initiatives to raise capital for new, state-of-the-art equipment and programs for the medical center on behalf of the patients and the community it serves.

“When you’re raising money for specific pieces of equipment and programs and you see the successful effects for your community, that’s a very rewarding experience.”

When Kate is not working for the Foundation, she enjoys hiking, snow skiing, water skiing, fishing, traveling, cooking and spending time with her husband and good friends.

Pam McCreedy

Pam McCreedy, CPC
Patient Billing

Phone : (970) 728-3848

CPC Coder

Associated with the Telluride Medical Center since 1985

When she's not at the med center, look for Pam on the ski slopes, hiking in the mountains or lost in an engrossing book!

Questions about your claim, how your insurance processed your claim or questions about the line items on your claim, contact Pam McCreedy, (970) 369-2311 or Ann Wyatt (970) 369-2390.

Ann Wyatt

Ann Wyatt, CPC
AR Specialist

Phone : (970) 369-2390
Email :

Questions about an outstanding patient balance, payment options (including making a payment over the phone), available discounts or need to report insurance for a past visit? Call Ann Wyatt, 970-369-2390.

Questions about your claim, how your insurance processed your claim or questions about the line items on your claim, contact Ann Wyatt 970-369-2390 or Pam McCreedy, 970-369-2311.