Specialty Clinic

September 2023

The Melissa Memorial Hospital Specialty Clinic provides excellent collaborative care with 15+ different specialties offered monthly for quality care, close to home.


Dr. Lawrence G. Davis

General Surgeon
Lawrence Davis, MD is board certified in General Surgery. He received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine and completed his residency at San Joaquin General Hospital in Stockton, CA. His clinical interests also include trauma, acute care/emergency surgery, and outreach surgical care and consulting services for surrounding community hospitals.
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Dr. Erik Bowman

Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Erik Bowman is an orthopedic surgeon with extensive fellowship training in adult reconstruction of the hip and knee. He received his medical degree from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and completed his residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. While he is highly skilled at performing surgery of the hip and knee, Dr. Bowman only considers surgery after all conservative nonoperative options have failed to provide his patient with relief. He is also committed to providing the highest level of care possible and works with each patient to create a personalized care plan that gets them back to a life in motion. 

Dr. James Yakel

Podiatry - MMH Surgeon
James Yakel, D.P.M. completed his undergraduate education at Kearney State College. He then attended the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine, where graduated in 1994. He completed his residency in podiatric surgery at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in Cleveland Ohio. He has practiced for 18 years with 16 years of that in Colorado. Dr. Yakel is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. Dr. Yakel has published in professional medical journals, lectured on podiatric sports medicine topics, and is a regular contributor to STACK magazine. While he enjoys all phases of podiatric medicine, his passion is sports medicine. He currently serves as the team podiatrist for the Colorado Rapids of Major League Soccer.

Dr. John Drury

A graduate of Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Dr. John Drury completed his residency and internship at University Of California, Davis Medical Center.Dr. Drury specializes in the treatment of cardiovascular disease.

Dr. Michael Stone

Dr. Michael Stone is an oncologist in Greeley, Colorado and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for more than 20 years.
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Wound Care

Our wound clinic specializes in treating complicated wounds that require a specialized assessment and plan of care. Our wound care team will examine and measure your wound, evaluate blood flow to the area, factor in comorbidities and create a customized treatment plan to begin the healing process in your wound. Scheduling is available Monday through Friday if needed but many patients require treatments only 2 or 3 times weekly. If you have any questions regarding wounds or wound care please feel free to contact us at 854-2241, ext 2878. 

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Wound Care Clinic

Cindy Wilber, LPN
Cindy Wilber has been an LPN for over 30 years. She started out as a NA and then became a CNA. Cindy is currently working on being re-certified for wound care. She was also an EMT for MMH for some years. She looks forward to working as a Patient Care Coordinator in the Specialty Clinic and in Wound Care. "As a team, we have so much to offer our community and the surrounding communities."

Jessica Skomp, FNP

Family Practice
Jessica Skomp is a board-certified family nurse practitioner through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She graduated from the University of Northern Colorado from the FNP program in May 2015 and joined MMH June of 2015. She received her bachelor’s degree in 2011 from the University of Northern Colorado, and her ADN from NJC in 2008. Jessica worked as a registered nurse from 2008-2015 in Imperial, Nebraska in another RHC facility. She has two little boys and has been married since 2006. They own and operate a commercial black Angus ranch and love ranching and working/training horses. “I am honored to be a part of this organization and grateful to serve such a wonderful community.”

Julie Levy, RD

Julie Levy, M.Ed., RD, LMNT, BC-ADM has been a Registered Dietitian and Licensed Medical Nutrition Therapist since 2013. She obtained her bachelors of Science degree in Dietetics from the University of Northern Colorado and has her Masters of Education in Exercise Physiology from Wichita State University. Julie is also a Board Certified – Advanced Diabetes Management educator through the American Association of Diabetes Educators. Melissa Memorial Hospital has individual instruction for Diabetes Self-Management Education to guide patients through seven self-care behaviors from our Registered Dietitian/Diabetes Educator who has been living with diabetes since childhood and from American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) as eating healthier with consistent carbohydrate consumption, being physically active, monitoring blood glucose measurements, taking medication (oral or insulin/injections) as prescribed, solving problems in unusual situations, reducing the risk of complications, and coping with stress and emotional issues. Insurance coverage benefits are available to clients who are being seen by a healthcare provider for the treatment of a specific medical condition.