Michael Plachta, MD
Dr. Michael Gabriel Plachta, MD, is a graduate of the University of Illinois School of Medicine and became boarded in Family Medicine after completing residency at the University of South Carolina. His time in South Carolina was particularly formative as a physician, as he developed a passion for managing medically complex patients as the first Patient-Centered Medical Home residency clinic in the state. His research paper regarding the implementation of Systematic Integrated Bedside Rounding on the inpatient service won first prize at the 2016 state competition.
Dr. Plachta moved to Colorado shortly after completing residency, first spending 3 years in Colorado Springs, CO as part of Colorado Springs Health Partners/Davita and then spending 3 years in Aspen, CO with Aspen Valley Hospital Primary Care. Dr. Plachta has spent over 10 years studying Tae Kwon Do, which interested him to become certified as a USA Boxing team physician. He is an avid snowboarder and snowboard collector.
Mission Statement: To provide primary medical care through compassionate, thorough, and evidence-based practice.