Mary Lou is a nurse practitioner with a wealth of knowledge, experience and passion for her patients. Mary Lou attended The University of Colorado and has been a nurse practitioner since 1984. Since becoming a Nurse Practitioner, Mary Lou had cared for patients in the women’s health, fertility care & high risk obstetrics settings.
Throughout her career, Mary Lou has been committed to providing excellent, evidenced based care as well as helping others to do the same! Mary Lou was among the first High Risk Obstetric Nurse Practitioners in Colorado and helped to develop and served as faculty for Colorado's first Perinatal Nurse Practitioner Program at Regis University. Prior to being a nurse practitioner, she gained extensive nursing experience in neonatal intensive care, pediatric intensive care, transplant team, adult coronary care, and labor & delivery. Mary Lou continues to be a certified high risk prenatal nurse. Mary Lou was honored to be recognized as a Florence Nightingale finalist. She is on the board of directors for AeroAngels.
Mary Lou enjoys helping women meet their personal health goals throughout their life cycle. As time has passed she has been honored to care many patients who have gone on to refer their moms, sisters, daughters &/or friends as she truly treasures the opportunity to be a part of a wellness team. Mary Lou believes in an integrative approach that honors every aspect of her patient's life to achieve their goals.
Mary Lou is a third generation native of Denver. She is one of eight children and is now married with five of her own children and is thrilled to have seven grandchildren. Mary Lou enjoys Sunday family dinners, gardening, sewing, cooking, cake decorating, hiking, traveling & relaxing under the stars in her hot tub!!