The Cheyenne Stitches Acute Care Center provides each patient with respectful, compassionate, convenient and exceptional care. We are locally owned and understand the Cheyenne community and strive to exceed expectations. Our providers are here for you.
1919 Central Ave, Cheyenne, WY 82001
Mon-Fri 8:00am – 7:00pm
Sat 9:00am – 5:00pm
Sun 9:00am – 4:00pm
YOU MATTER TO US.
We are here only because of you and for you. We are here to take care of you when you are ill. Onsite lab, warm IV fluids, medications in the office, and prescriptions for at home are just a few ways we can help you.
We are here to take care of you when you are injured. We can repair your wounds, stitch your lacerations, take X-rays, and splint your broken or sprained limbs. And, last but not least, we are here when you are well. Travel medicine, physicals, and immunizations are a few examples of how we can help you be your healthiest you.
Purpose: To create an acute health care experience that our patients recommend to their family and friends; that our medical colleagues prefer for their patients; that our employees are proud to be a part of; and that which is sustainable for all involved.
Mission: To mend our patient’s health with compassion and empathy, utilizing best practices and innovation, while collaborating with our patients to enhance their physical, mental and spiritual health. By leveraging innovation with an engaged and empowered health care team we will transform how care is delivered by increasing accessibility, affordability, and convenience to the communities we serve.
Vision: To transform the patient experience by delivering the highest quality of health care, which brings positive and impactful change to the lives of the people and communities that we touch.
April Kranz, MD
Dr. April Kranz graduated from Central High School here in Cheyenne in 1994. She got her Bachelor’s in Anthropology from the University of Pittsburgh and went to the University of Connecticut for Medical School. She completed her combined Internal Medicine…
Joyce Larsen, DNP
Joyce completed both her undergraduate and her Doctorate in Nursing Practice at New Mexico State University. She is a Wyoming native, who lived in several different countries overseas, Texas and New Mexico before returning to Cheyenne. She is passionate about…
Katie Sanne, FNP
is a graduate of Creighton University. Katie has been in nursing since 2008 and has been working as a Nurse Practitioner for the last 7 years in the primary/acute care setting. Katie has been caring for the population of Cheyenne since 2013. She is available for Urgent..
Chris Morgan, PA
Chris was born and raised in West Virginia and has lived in Wyoming for 20 years. He served as a medic, artilleryman and PA in the Army National Guard before retiring. Chris completed PA school through the military while earning both Bachelors and Masters degrees…
Lisa Smith-Schohl, PA
Lisa was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. For the last 17 years she has practiced medicine in a wide variety of environments including emergency, pediatrics, family practice, rural, urgent care, and more. She is a graduate of Midwestern University…
Joslyn Thompson, DNP
Joslyn is a Wyoming native. She is a graduate of the University of Wyoming and received her Doctorate of Nursing Practice degree while there. Joslyn is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and American Nurses Credentialing Center…
Ladeana Ramirez, Clinic Manager, Business Development Director
Ladeana was raised in Cheyenne, WY and is rooted in the local community. She has a passion for making a difference in the lives of others and has pursued this passion through several pathways in her career. She obtained her…
Amy Surdam, FNP, COO
Amy has proudly lived in Cheyenne, Wyoming since age 11. She graduated from the University of Wyoming in 1996 with a BSN, and in 2004 with a MSN. She serves in the Army Reserves as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Amy’s talent and passion lies in…
Lisa Western, FNP
Lisa grew up in the Salt Lake City area where she completed both her undergraduate and Doctorate of Nursing Practice at the University of Utah. Lisa is certified with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners as a Family Nurse Practitioner…
Dan Surdam, MD, CEO
Dr. Surdam was born and raised in Laramie, Wyoming. He graduated from Colorado College in 1997 and Creighton Medical School in 2002. He completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern at Parkland Hospital in Dallas, TX…