Mountain Family Health Centers recently welcomed two new Medical Providers and two new Dental providers to our team.
Adam Hallin, PA-C – Glenwood Springs
Adam Hallin earned his Master’s degree at the Colorado Mesa University Physician Assistant program. During his medical education, he was selected to receive specialized clinical training focused on rural and underserved communities of western Colorado, based in the Roaring Fork Valley. Born and raised in Arizona, he has considered Colorado his home since 2009 when he came to attend the University of Colorado at Boulder to earn his Bachelor’s degree in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. He is passionate about preventative medicine and bringing better access to care for patients in the valley. In his free time, you can find him enjoying the freedom of the hills through skiing, biking, climbing, hiking, and backpacking.
Megan Voss, PA-C – Glenwood Springs
Megan Voss, PA-C was born and raised in the Roaring Fork Valley and earned her Bachelor of Science from Colorado State University. Megan attended the Physician Assistant program at Red Rocks in Denver and received a Master’s degree from St. Francis University. Megan comes to Mountain Family from another community health center in Alamosa, Colorado. Megan enjoys seeing patients of all ages and is passionate about providing quality and affordable healthcare to the underserved. In Megan’s free time, she enjoys traveling with her family, reading and enjoying the great outdoors.
Dr. Benjamin Sheridan, DDS – Rifle
A recent transplant to Rifle, Dr. Sheridan grew up in Tampa, Florida. Prior to completing his DMD at Roseman University in Salt Lake City, Utah, he took a gap year to explore the western slope of the Rockies by bike. After experiencing the outdoor splendor of Colorado, he became determined to settle down there, and the rest is history! Dr. Sheridan enjoys the delicate artistry of dentistry and works passionately to help people smile. In his spare time, he enjoys biking the local trails, fishing, and kayaking. He is particularly excited to explore the local waterways without fear of alligators and sharks!
Dr. Alice Kaniff, DDS, DABDSM – Basalt
Alice Kaniff, DDS, DABDSM owned a private practice, in the Suburbs of Chicago, where she was born and raised. Dr. Kaniff was recruited, from her practice, by the United States Air Force. She served active duty, as Lieutenant Colonel, at the USAFA Cadet Dental Clinic, in Colorado Springs, CO.
Dr. Kaniff moved to the Roaring Fork Valley in 2005, as a comprehensive dentist for Basalt, Aspen and Steamboat Springs. She brings her expertise in TMD/ oral facial pain, attention to periodontal disease and its prevention, removable and fixed solutions to tooth loss. In addition, Dr. Kaniff is a treatment specialist in oral appliances therapy for sleep apnea and snoring, as the life saving alternative to CPAP. As a past provider, in Long Term Care facilities, she enhanced and facilitated, the dental care/ preventive needs of the residents, in partnership with the medical staff, social workers and families.
Dr. Kaniff obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Loyola University of Chicago Dental School. Her advanced education includes USAF, Dawson Center of Studies, and Northwestern University. She has specialty certifications, as a Diplomat with American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Kaniff is an avid reader, a volunteer for Aspen Valley Ski/ Snow board club (AVSC), hikes, and enjoys making sourdough bread.