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Shirley Olson, ARNP-C

Nursing (Nurse Practitioner) ·  Female · Age 58

Shirley Olson

Shirley Olson, ARNP-C is a nurse practitioner in Ridgway, CO and has been practicing for 11 years. She graduated from University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center in 2008 and specializes in nursing (nurse practitioner), family medicine, and more.


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(970) 626-6026

Shirley Olson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
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Medicaid
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Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
Rocky Mountain Health Plans
Rocky Mountain Health Plans HMO
Tricare
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Navigate POS
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Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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No malpractice claims found for Colorado
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Shirley Olson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
  • Birth Control
  • Breast Exam
  • Chronic Diseases
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Family Planning Services
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Intense Pulse Light
  • Lab Service
  • Menopause
  • Obesity
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Photorejuvenation
  • Physical Examination
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Spider Vein Sclerotherapy
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care

About Me

Care Philosophy

Shirley Olson is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner who works with people to address complex, chronic disease, nutritional and hormone issues or imbalance. She uses an integrative, science-based healthcare approach that treats illness and promotes wellness by focusing assessment on unique aspects of each patient, and then individually tailoring interventions to restore balance.

Specialties

  • Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Family Medicine
  • Nutrition Consulting
  • Pediatrics

Education

2015
Institute For Functional Medicine
Internship Hospital
2008
American Association Of Nurse Practitioners
Residency Hospital
2008
University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Medical School
1995
Texas A&M University / Main Campus
Undergraduate School
2015
2008
2008
1995

Shirley Olson's Reviews

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Based on 12 reviews

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Thank you so much for everything you have done and been so easy to work with. It’s been a pleasure to work with you over the years! I wish you the best of luck in your new adventures.
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I found out about Shirley…in 2012… I contacted Shirley in Ouray, as she was a practitioner who believed in hormonal therapy, and I could not find a new primary doctor who would do so. She has always been approachable and ready to listen. Prevention is her motto, and she is there to help to keep our...Read More
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Shirley Olson’s cheerful competence makes my husband and me look forward to meeting with her. She is welcoming, with excellent listening skills. She is willing to try alternative approaches if the patient isn’t ready to try what she suggests. Her computer skills are excellent, and she types a...Read More
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Best Dr. I have ever had. Won’t see anyone but her. She is caring. She won’t stop looking till she finds what is wrong with you. We need more Dr’s like her. I have an unusual condition; one that most Doctors are not familiar with. I had been to a number of Doctors and allergists, but to no avail....Read More
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Shirley you were so present and available and caring and skillful (w/ great advice!) at a time when we were in much pain. THANK YOU.
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Locations

Ridgway Center for Whole Health

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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