Our Staff

 

Amy Surdam

Amy Surdam

FNP-C, Business Development

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 Wyoming Army National Guard as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Amy’s talent and passion lies in strategic planning, public relations, public speaking, leadership, connecting people together, and making a difference. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, running, and creating a better tomorrow.

Dan Surdam

Dan Surdam

MD, Owner

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. He served at the Medical Director of the Cheyenne Regional Medical Center Emergency Department and the Operations Manager of Cheyenne Regional Urgent Care for many years and was previous owner of Frontier Emergency Physicians. Dr. Surdam has owned a billing company and several urgent care centers in Wyoming and Texas. He is a true entrepreneur with a desire to help Wyoming and its people gain better access to quality, affordable healthcare. Dr. Surdam enjoys golf, fishing, travel, and spending time with his family, especially his beautiful wife.

Stacey Cook

Stacey Cook

Practice Administrator

Stacey has a deep passion for caring for others and has held many clinical positions where she has been able to make a difference in people’s lives.  After two years as a police, fire and emergency dispatcher, she moved to Cheyenne to work for the ambulance service and then furthered her medical career in the Emergency Department at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center. Stacey is now very excited to be the Practice Administrator for both Stitches Acute Care locations, and looks forward to ensuring that the Laramie and Cheyenne communities have a wonderful experience being cared for at Stitches. Stacey was named 2017’s Wyoming Business Report Wyoming Woman of Influence in Healthcare.

Herlly Camacho

Herlly Camacho

FNP-C

Herlly was born and raised in Colombia. She graduated medical school from University of Antioquia. She practiced medicine in Medellín for three and a half years before moving to Miami.
In addition to practicing medicine, Herlly has worked as an instructor at Miami-Dade College, the nation’s largest community college.  She taught anatomy and physiology, and managed the simulation lab for EMT/Paramedic, Nursing and PA students in the course of their training.
Fluent in both Spanish and English, Herlly graduated from Florida International University and is a recent addition to Cheyenne’s community. She loves the wide open spaces and majestic scenery of Wyoming and the down-to-earth attitude its residents.
William (Tom) T. Carter III

William (Tom) T. Carter III

FNP-C

Tom has been in nursing since 2003 and has been working as a Nurse Practitioner for the last seven years in the urgent/acute care setting as well as in the Emergency Room. He started his career working telemetry in Greeley, Colorado, shortly thereafter, accepting a full-time position in the Emergency Room at CRMC. Tom worked as a staff nurse, and was then promoted to charge nurse.
With encouragement of several ED physicians, Tom returned to school and obtained his Masters in Nursing from the University of Wyoming. Tom grew up in Laramie where he graduated from Laramie High and then UW. After living in several other states and several towns in Wyoming, he returned to SW Wyoming in 2001.Currently, Tom is serving a 3 year appointment to the University of Wyoming Faye Whitney School of Nursing as Adjunct Faculty. Tom enjoys outdoor activities; hunting, fishing, camping, dirt bikes. 
Courtney Gordon

Courtney Gordon

MS, PA-C

Courtney Gordon, MS, PA-C, is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine.  Courtney has been practicing medicine since 2008.  Her specialties are Family Medicine and Urgent Care Medicine.  She has been at The Laramie Location since August 2012, and has a great love for the practice and all of her patients.

Outside of work, Courtney stays busy spending time with her three children and her husband.Courtney Gordon, MS, PA-C, is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine.  Courtney has been practicing medicine since 2008.  Her specialties are Family Medicine and Urgent Care Medicine.  She has been at The Laramie Location since August 2012, and has a great love for the practice and all of her patients.  Outside of work, Courtney stays busy spending time with her three children and her husband.

Chris Morgan

Chris Morgan

PA-C

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 from the University of Nebraska. He has two beautiful daughters and loves fishing.

Shawn Rockey

Shawn Rockey

MCHS, MS, PA-C

Shawn is a Wyoming native who enjoys serving Laramie and the surrounding area. He received a BS in Kinesiology and Health Promotion and MS degree with an emphasis in Clinical Exercise Physiology from the University of Wyoming.
He briefly left Laramie to attend the University of Washington MEDEX Northwest Physician Assistant Training program and completed a Master of Clinical Health Science degree. When not in the clinic Shawn enjoys spending time in the mountains, fly fishing, hunting, staying active, and being with family and friends.
Michael Sprosty

Michael Sprosty

PA-C

Graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center and the military’s Interservice Physician Assistant Program in December 2010. Michael has been in the military service since January 2004 and is currently in the Wyoming Army National Guard. He has had one deployment to Afghanistan as a Physician Assistant with the 10th Mountain Division out of Fort Drum, NY.  Family Medicine was Michael’s primary focus of training but he also loves Emergency Medicine, Trauma Medicine, and Acute Care. He is a husband and father of four amazing children.

Joslyn Thompson

Joslyn Thompson

DNP, FNP-C

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. Her career has consisted of caring for others in various realms of medicine with ten plus years in acute care centers.  Joslyn is thrilled to be a part of Stitches Acute Care team and strives to provide her patients with the highest quality of care.