Orthopedic surgeon joins Family Health

Dr. Chris Copeland

Dr. Chris Copeland has joined the medical staff at Family Health West and Monument Orthopedics and Sports Trauma in Fruita.

Copeland offers orthopedic care, including total hip and knee replacements as well as treatments for trauma fractures. He also practices sports medicine, including arthroscopy and cartilage restoration of knees and ankles.

He’s a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics. He’s also a member of the adjunct faculty at Rocky Vista College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Copeland joins at Monument Orthopedics and Sports Trauma a team that includes Drs. Richard Ackerson, Michael Rooks and Pete Scheffel. The team performs surgeries at the Colorado Canyons Hospital & Medical Center in Fruita.

For more information or an appointment, call 858-2705 or visit https://monumentorthopedics.com.

Family Health West operates a hospital, various medical practices and assisted and secured living facilities. For more information, call 858-3900 or visit www.fhw.org.