Western Colorado Pediatric Associates (WCPA) - Pediatricians in Grand Junction and Fruita, CO

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We are open and accepting TeleHealth and in-person patient appointments.

Updated COVID 19 Health Care Safeguards


Western Colorado Pediatric Associates

970-243-5437

Fruita:

456  Kokopelli Blvd,

Fruita, Colorado

 

Office Hours

Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

 

 

Grand Junction:

3150 North 12th Street / PO Box 10700,

Grand Junction, Colorado

 

Office Hours

Monday and Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Tuesday - Thursday, 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Saturday, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM*

*Holiday Hours in posts below

Call Options • 970-243-5437

Western Colorado Pediatric Associates has updated their phone tree. Here are the new options:

Option 1 – Scheduling needs or speak to a nurse
Option 2 – Spanish/Español
Option 3 – Referrals and Prior Authorizations
Option 4 – Care Coordinators
Option 5 – Medical Records
Option 6 – Prescription Refills

Please remember, you can use pcpgj.followmyhealth.com to send messages to your provider or make appointments.


After Hours

Receive phone advice from our trained medical staff 24/7

On-call Pediatrician available 24/7

To contact us, call 970-243-5437 or fax 970-243-7792

Western Colorado Pediatric Associates provides exceptional medical care to the children of Grand Junction and Fruita, Colorado, Western Colorado, and Eastern Utah and has for more than 30 years. Our team of highly skilled pediatricians, advanced practitioners, and nurses have consistently received excellent reviews from our many satisfied patients. Our office is proud to offer expert care for infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. We see children from birth until their 18 years old "well visit" and for acute illness visits until they are 19 years old.  As teens are getting ready to move to an adult doctor we will help them with the transition to a doctor in the community who is better able to focus on more adult type of care. Western Colorado Pediatric Associates have Spanish-speaking doctors available.
Pediatricians who can handle everything you need from primary care to specialized medicine. We have after-hours care, behavioral health care, medical-dental integration, and community support with WIC on-site, Reach Out and Read Healthy Steps, and Parent Resource Groups.

* After hours charges apply


 

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Announcements

  • We are happy to announce that Mesa County Public Health has given Primary Care Partners a 5-star rating for going the extra mile to ensure the safety of our patients and staff during this COVID pandemic.   https://health.mesacounty.us/variance-protection-program/

  • Reminder to please call for any new appointments as there is a modified check-in process at the Grand Junction office. Also the Fast Track will be suspended until further notice. Make sure everyone in the family is washing or sanitizing their hands often. Make a hand washing routine with your favorite songs. Please call with any questions or concerns. You can also send a portal message to your provider. We are here and ready to help.

  • Looking for a new pediatrician? Know a new family in town or have a friend that is expecting? Dr. Chelsey Bovenschen is accepting new patients. Dr. Chelsey is seeing patients at the Grand Junction office. Call 970-243-5437 for an appointment

  • The FDA has issued a warning concerning the use of teething necklaces (amber and others). Please feel free to share the below AAP News Article with families. http://www.aappublications.org/news/2018/12/20/teethingnecklace122018

  • Western Colorado Pediatric Associates welcomes a new pediatrician to their practice. Cecilia Weaver, MD is now practicing in Grand Junction, Colorado. Dr. Weaver has been a practicing pediatrician since 2016. She previously practiced at Northeast Community Clinics, at California Hospital in Los Angeles, California and at Community Health Alliance of Pasadena in Pasadena, California. She completed her residency at LAC+USC Pediatrics Residency Program Los Angeles, California and went to Medical School at University of Massachusetts Medical School.  Dr. Weaver is now accepting new patients and is also bilingual.

  • We are always accepting new patients. Call us today for an appointment! (970)243-5437