Pediatric practice to open second location

Western Colorado Pediatrics plans to open a second location in mid-August with a new clinic in Fruita.

The Fruita clinic, located at 455 Kokopelli Blvd., will offer health care services to children and teen-agers at a more convenient location for young patients in Fruita and the west end of the Grand Valley. Physicians and staff will operate the clinic on weekdays.

A division of Primary Care Partners, Western Colorado Pediatrics also operates a location at the Fairmount Health Park at 3150 N. 12th St. in Grand Junction.

An opening date for the Fruita clinic will be posted on the PCP Web site at For appointments or more information, call 243-5437.