Dr. Richard Amesquita
Dr. Richard Amesquita, is a practitioner with over 35 years of medical and management experience in Critical Access Hospital, Primary Care/Urgent Care and Emergency Medicine in urban and rural settings. Hailing from California, Dr. Rick began his career as a graduate of United States Air Force Basic Medical Training School in 1980, went on to become a Physician Assistant and ultimately graduated with a doctorate degree in osteopathy from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Rick has lived, trained and practiced medicine in many states including TX, OK, UT, CA, MI, NM and CO. Mt Carmel was fortunate to work with Dr. Rick as a locum in the past. At this time, we are excited to share that he has joined our clinic full-time and looks forward to utilizing his urgent care expertise in the Mt Carmel Urgent Care scheduled to open in Trinidad in 2016. Dr. Rick currently lives in Westcliffe, CO, with his wife.