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Introducing Gunnison Valley Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

Beginning September 1, Gunnison Valley Health will launch Gunnison Valley Orthopedics and Sports Medicine (GVO), bringing a comprehensive orthopedic clinic formally under the umbrella of the local health system. The clinic will be led by Dr. Blake Clifton, M.D., who will join Gunnison Valley Health as the Medical Director of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine.

Who we are

At Gunnison Valley Orthopedics & Sports Medicine (GVO), we understand that the Gunnison Valley is filled with a diverse group of residents and visitors drawn to the rural area, the rugged terrain and the recreation opportunities. GVO offers the right care, at the right time to allow everyone to live their life to the fullest.

Whether you are young or elderly, a professional athlete or a casual outdoors enthusiast we have the expertise, care options and depth of resources you need to recover from acute injuries and return to activity quickly and safely. Led by fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Blake Clifton, the providers at GVO utilize both surgical and non-surgical treatment options to create a personalized plan of care delivered right here in the Gunnison Valley.

With multiple locations we offer convenient access and scheduling to meet your orthopedic needs.

Our mission

Gunnison Valley Orthopedics empowers our community to live an active and healthy lifestyle through the delivery of comprehensive orthopedic care and sports medicine.

Learn More

Contact us today to learn more or make an appointment.
Gunnison: (970) 641-8899 | Crested Butte: (970) 349-5103

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