Wellington Clinic.

The Wellington Stitches Acute Care Center provides each patient with respectful, compassionate, convenient and exceptional care. We strive to exceed your expectations!


7950 6th Street, Wellington, CO 80549


Mon-Fri 8:00am – 7:00pm
Sat and Sun  10:00am – 4:00pm


(970) 825-7820


(970) 568-9685




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.

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Jim Petersen, PA

Jim Petersen, PA

James Petersen has been a Physician Assistant for 18 years with experience in orthopedics, physical medicine, pain management, and aesthetics. The last 12 years have been in the urgent care setting. He graduated with honors...

Janice Weixelman, DO

Janice Weixelman, DO

Dr. Weixelman grew up in Fort Collins and moved to Illinois for awhile, completing nursing school and worked as an emergency room nurse. After medical school, she returned to the area and finished her Family Medicine Residency in Cheyenne, Wyoming. She has worked in Family Medicine and Urgent Care since completing residency…

Chelsea Meigs, RT, Clinic Manager

Chelsea Meigs, RT, Clinic Manager

Chelsea was born and raised in Wyoming and has lived in Northern Colorado since 2014. She began working as a file clerk for an Urgent Care/Primary Care Facility in high school finding her niche in the medical field and following in her mother’s footsteps. Chelsea graduated with honors from Laramie County Community College in 2013…

Dan Surdam, MD, CEO

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. He served at the Medical Director…

Amy Surdam, FNP, COO

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…

Alternative Visits

Don’t live close to Wellington? You can visit Stitches with Telemedicine or InstaClinic!