Community Hospital names emergency department director

Dr. Grant Roper
Dr. Grant Roper

Dr. Grant Roper has been hired as medical director of the emergency department at Community Hospital in Grand Junction.

Roper holds board certification in emergency medicine and has worked as a member of the Community Hospital emergency department provider group for more than three years. He attended the Medical College of Wisconsin and completed his residency in emergency medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine.

“We all have come to appreciate Dr. Roper for his insightful and openly expressed opinions, his enthusiasm and energy and his commitment to Community Hospital,” said Dr. Donald Nicolay, chief medical officer at Community Hospital. “We have a wonderful new facility, and it is a privilege to have physician leaders like Dr. Roper who are committed to providing the highest quality care possible to our patients while keeping the emergency department and Community Hospital current with best practices in emergency medicine.”

Community Hospital opened its new facility in March at 2351 G Road. For more information, visit the website located at