Derek Donovan, MDEmergency Department

300 W Ottley Ave
Fruita, Colorado, 81521
Day of the WeekHours
MondayOpen 24 Hours
TuesdayOpen 24 Hours
WednesdayOpen 24 Hours
ThursdayOpen 24 Hours
FridayOpen 24 Hours
SaturdayOpen 24 Hours
SundayOpen 24 Hours

Meet Derek Donovan, MD

Dr. Derek M. Donovan is a board-certified emergency medicine physician who practices at Colorado Canyons Hospital & Medical Center as a part-time emergency medicine physician. After completing his medical education in his home state of Arizona, he moved to the northeast and completed his emergency medicine residency at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, serving as chief resident in his final year. Following residency completion,

Dr. Donovan worked in three emergency departments in New Hampshire and Vermont. He relocated to Colorado with his family in the fall of 2021 and works both at Valley View Hospital as well as Colorado Canyons Hospital & Medical Center. Dr. Donovan’s interest includes cardiac emergencies, airway emergencies, sports injuries/trauma, as well as department efficiency, and patient satisfaction. He is an outdoor enthusiast and spends his free time fly fishing, mountain bike riding, skiing, paddle boarding, hiking, golfing, and spending as much time as possible outdoors with his kids, wife, and dog.

Experience and Training

  • Undergraduate: University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  • Medical school: University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ
  • Emergency Medicine Residency: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH

Insurances Accepted

Family Health West accepts United
United
Family Health West accepts UMR
UMR
Most Major Insurance
Family Health West accepts Cigna
Cigna
Family Health West accepts Humana
Humana
Family Health West accepts Aetna
Aetna
Family Health West accepts Rocky Mountain Health Plans
Rocky Mountain Health Plans
Family Health West accepts Monument Health
Monument Health Plans
Family Health West accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Family Health West accepts Medicaid
Medicaid
Family Health West accepts Medicare
Medicare