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

Western Colorado Pediatric Associates

970-243-5437


Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Primary Care Partners knows that your life has been disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. PCP is open for you and your families.

Our offices and services continue to serve our patients for wellness, follow up appointments, and more acute (illness/injury) conditions.

We have modified some of our scheduling, check-in and rooming procedures to continue to provide timely care for you and your family. The safety of our patients and  staff are our top priority. We continue to sanitize our facility to follow CDC, state and local protocol.

Remember the Fast Track has been suspended. Please call ahead for all appointments. Continue to follow our Facebook page for updates.

Advice for testing, travel and work continues to change rapidly. We encourage you to refer to Mesa County Health Department Website on COVID-19 or you can use the CDC website.

Primary Care Partners is open to serve you and your family. Thank you.


 

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 – Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Saturday, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM*

Fast Track

Fast Track has been suspended. Please call ahead for all appointments.

Normally Fast Track is defined as:

Walk-in visits for established patients with minor illnesses, at Grand Junction location only. Ask staff for more info. (Winter time only)

Call Options • 970-243-5437

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

Option 1 – Scheduling needs or to 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

Phone advice by from 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 year 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


 

Recent Posts

  • 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 pediatric provider? Know a new family in town or have a friend that is expecting? Dr. Chelsey Bovenschen and Lauren Murphy PNP are accepting new patients. Dr. Chelsey is seeing patients at the Grand Junction office. Lauren is currently seeing patients in both Grand Junction and Fruita.

  • For Prenatal and Postpartum Mood Concerns The Mood Spa offers resources and support for women with prenatal and postpartum mood concerns, providing a place of understanding and encouragement for when Motherhood doesn’t feel like you thought it would. Nearly 1 in 5 women struggle with mood or anxiety issues during pregnancy and after delivery. The Mood Spa offers a wide range of therapeutic resources to support women during the early stages of motherhood. Every week the Mood Spa offers support groups and education on coping skills and therapies to help adjust to life with a new baby. Most importantly, the Mood Spa wants to let you know that what you’re experiencing is normal and that you’re not alone.The Mood Spa is a joint program from Western Colorado Pediatric Associates and Hilltop’s Family Resource Center. For more information, call (970) 243-0190.Mood Spa sessions are held on Tuesdays from 12:15 to 1:15 PM at the Hilltop Family Resource Center, 1129 Colorado Avenue, near downtown Grand Junction. Check the event on Western Colorado Pediatric Associates Facebook page for updates.

  • The Parent Resource Program For Parents:  Do you ever feel stressed out or overwhelmed? When:  Every Tuesday, 6:00—7:30 PM Where:  Garden Level of Primary Care Partners Building 3150 N. 12th Street, Grand Junction, CO Who:  All Parents There is no charge for the program. Seating is limited; RSVP  640-7181 or 254-2549

  • 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.

Facebook Posts

Great news... TeleHealth visits are now available with all of our pediatric providers. This means you and your child can see their provider via video conferencing without coming into the office or leaving your home.

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Grand Junction: 

3150 North 12th Street / PO Box 10700,  

Grand Junction, Colorado

 

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Fruita: 

456  Kokopelli Boulevard,

Fruita, Colorado

 

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