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Matthew Burkley, M.D.

matt burkley - salida clinicMedical Education:
MD: 1994
University of Utah School of Medicine


Bachelor of Science, Biology 1989
University of Utah


Rural Family Medicine Residency: 1994-97
North Colorado Medical Center
Greeley, Colorado
Training in Cesarean delivery


Medical philosophy:
“I believe Family Medicine is the best approach to patient care. It is a privilege to be involved in peoples’ lives on so many levels. Great care begins with the mom and baby and extends to important connections between siblings and on to grandparents.”


Medical interests:

  • Obstetrics and Cesarean delivery
  • Pediatrics
  • Medical Student Education
  • Procedures including skin cancer evaluation and removal
  • Vasectomies (men) and Tubal ligations (women)
  • Sports Medicine

Dr. Burkley is an International Instructor in Maternity Care and is a Clinical Instructor for the University of Colorado School of Medicine. He is the Physician Advisor for Monarch Ski Patrol (since 1999). Dr. Burkley was voted 2009 and 2010 Best Physician in the Best of Salida Reader’s Choice Poll. He is proficient in Spanish (Se habla Espańol.).



Matt and his wife, Lezlie, moved to Colorado in 1994 and to Salida in 1997. They have two children. Ethan was born in 2000 and their daughter Quinn was born in 2002. Lezlie is a Marketing and Public Relations Consultant.
Personal interests include time with family, skiing, biking, gardening, and travel.



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