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Third Year Residents (Class of 2021)

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Matthew Bonello, DO

Chief Resident

Dr. Bonello grew up in Southern California. He completed his undergraduate degree in Health Care Administration at California State University, Long Beach; his graduate degree in Global Medicine from University of Southern California; and his medical degree from Touro University Nevada. 

Dr. Bonello believes every person deserves access to high-quality health care to be treated with respect and compassion. His approach to patient care is simple: to make a genuine human connection. 

During his free time, Dr. Bonello enjoys all forms of learning, people-watching, finding humor in the small things and remaining curious.

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Julia Watson, DO

Chief Resident

Dr. Watson is from Philadelphia. She graduated from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Watson has a deep desire to work with underserved populations providing quality health care.

Dr Watson shared, "I want to make patients feel included and supported in their care and be an active participant in improving or maintaining their health."

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Brian Failla, DO

Dr. Failla is from Fresno, California. He graduated from West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr Failla looks forward to helping those who need it most.

Dr. Failla commented on his patient care, "I hope to work with patients to create a treatment plan that fits their needs, abilities and resources as well as possible."

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Kathleen Spencer, DO

Dr. Spencer is from Northern Kentucky. She graduated from Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Madicine. Dr. Spencer has been able to provide care to people facing barriers to health care and she looks forward to continuing that care at Peak Vista.

"I like listening to patients and using my love of medicine to answer their questions, address their concerns and make them excited about positive changes," shared Dr. Spencer.

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Andrea Vincent, DO

Dr. Vincent is from Glenwood Springs, Colorado. She graduated from Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Vincent is excited about being part of the well-being in the Pikes Peak region community.

"My approach to treating and caring for patients is to educate them to care for themselves with a large emphasis on prevention of disease. I also believe a large part of primary care is knowing what resources are available within the community to assist patients in need," shared Dr. Vincent.

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David Falcocchia, DO

Dr. Falcocchia is from  Northern California. He graduated from Liberty University College of Ostepathic Medicine. He entered the field of medicine with an interest in making a positive difference in his surrounding communities.

"My primary goal in life is to provide care to those who have nowhere else to turn." In addition, Dr. Falcocchia hopes his work may help improve access to care for everyone.

Second Year Residents (Class of 2022)

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Amanda Neidermyer, MD

Dr. Neidermyer is a Colorado Springs native. She completed her undergraduate at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs and went on to graduate at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. Dr. Neidermyer is passionate about providing excellent, compassionate care in a collaborative environment to those who are underserved. 

“My goal in caring for patients is to first listen and meet each patient where they are at without judgement,” comments Dr. Neidermyer, “I want to ensure patients know that I am there to listen and provide quality care regardless of their choices or circumstances.” 

During her free time, Dr. Neidermyer enjoys many of the outdoor activities Colorado has to offer – hiking, camping and snowboarding. 

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Ann Treisman, MD

Dr. Treisman grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She completed her undergraduate at the University of Wisconsin, obtained her Doctorate from the University of Chicago, and graduated from the University of Colorado School of Medicine. Dr. Treisman believes everyone has the ability to be happy and healthy and she strives to help patients take control of their health.

Dr. Treisman describes her approach to patient care as an educator and advocate, “I believe listening to my patients is a critical skill in supporting their needs,” she shares.

During her free time, Dr. Treisman enjoys rock climbing, knitting and cooking.

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Derek Fritz, DO

Dr. Fritz grew up in Gilbert, Arizona. He completed his undergraduate from Arizona State University and went on to graduate from A.T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Fritz is passionate about providing accessible health care to his surrounding communities. 

Dr. Fritz’s care philosophy consists of his fundamental role as a physician, “to provide wellness and find it through the combination of treating and caring for the mind, body and spirit,” comments Dr. Fritz. 

During his free time, Dr. Fritz enjoys hiking, reading and swing dancing.

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Gretchen Nonawzki, DO

Dr. Nonawzki grew up in Oregon. She graduated from Baylor University and continued her education at the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Nonawzki is passionate about providing the best, most thorough health care to all patients regardless of their socioeconomic status. 

Dr. Nonawzki approaches each patient as an individual, "I aim to listen to what they have to say, knowing that every patient experiences diseases and treatments in their own unique way. I ensure the patient's own goals and expectations are at the forefront of my treatment," comments Dr. Nonawzki.

When not working, Dr. Nonawzki enjoys spending time hiking and traveling.

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Lisa Reimer, MD

Dr. Reimer grew up all over the United States. She completed her undergraduate from Radford University and went on to graduate from the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine.

Dr. Reimer believes in listening to her patients and acting as a team to achieve their best health possible, “I partner with my patients; I want to be able to truly understand them,” comments Dr. Reimer. 

When not working, Dr. Reimer enjoys spending time with her husband and being near nature with loved ones. 

First Year Residents (Class of 2023)

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Annie Belanger, DO

Dr. Belanger grew up in Oakland, California. She graduated from Scripps College and then attended the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine.

She believes in a whole-person approach to medicine. “Not every complaint can be solved with a pill, and I aim to care for each patient in the treatment modality that is best for the individual,” she comments.

In her spare time, Dr. Belanger enjoys hanging out with her friends and family.

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Ashley Delaney, DO 

Dr. Delaney grew up in Atlanta, Georgia. As an undergraduate, she attended Columbia College. She then graduated from the Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences. Dr. Delaney is passionate about providing care to anyone who needs it, when they need it.

Dr. Delaney listens to her patient’s background, life experiences and health goals in order to determine the best treatment plan: “I try to listen as much as I can so that I can understand how my patients’ health affects their lives.”

In her free time, Dr. Delaney likes to ski, hike and spend time with her son. 

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Austin West, DO

Dr. West grew up in Coppell, Texas. He attended Birmingham-Southern College for his undergraduate degree and then graduated from the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is passionate about Peak Vista’s mission to provide exceptional care to all members of the community.

Dr. West focuses on preventative medicine and uses a whole-person approach when caring for his patients.

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Dylan Moore, MD

Dr. Moore grew up in Valparaiso, Indiana. He completed his undergraduate at Indiana University Northwest and graduated from the Indiana University School of Medicine. He is passionate about providing care for every individual in his community.

Dr. Moore believes in the importance of communication when fostering a healthy doctor-patient relationship: “I will try my best to make sure that treatment plans are understood well and that all questions are addressed from my patient.”

In his spare time, Dr. Moore enjoys reading, running and taking a good nap.

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John Caparas, DO

Dr. Caparas was born in the Philippines and later moved to San Francisco, California. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of California, Davis. He then graduated from the Lincoln Memorial University - Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is passionate about helping patients overcome barriers to health care.

Dr. Caparas’ approach to medicine is simple: use evidence-based practices, maintain an open mind and encourage life-long learning.

When he’s not on the job, Dr. Caparas enjoys running, hiking and playing sports. 

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Mark Hoelscher, DO

Dr. Hoelscher spent his childhood in Oklahoma City. He attended the University of Oklahoma for his undergraduate degree and then graduated from Oklahoma State University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is passionate about empowering patients to take control of their health and safety. “It is an honor and a responsibility to care for the health of others… Together, maybe we can all be healthier and safer,” he comments.

Dr. Hoelscher uses an evidence-based approach to treating and caring for his patients. He believes it is just as important as communicating well.

During his free time, Dr. Hoelscher enjoys hiking, skiing and looking for adventures. 

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Meng Smith, DO

Dr. Smith completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. She went on to graduate from the Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine. She strives to form a partnership with her patients and join them on their health care journeys.

Her approach to medicine mirrors Peak Vista’s mission: “I pride myself on listening without judgement and advocating for patient rights and access to quality care.”

When she is not working, Dr. Smith enjoys cooking, biking and traveling. 

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Sanket Patel, DO

Dr. Patel immigrated from India to Tustin, California when he was ten years old. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of California San Diego and went on to graduate from the Touro University California College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Dr. Patel’s approach to patient care focuses on building trust between the physician and patient. He states, “The foundation to provide the best health care is built upon an open, trusted and supportive relationship.”

When he is out of the health center, Dr. Patel enjoys reading, playing sports and hanging out with his friends.