Dr. John Michael Spine founded Tri-County Medical Center in 2003 and is
a graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Over the years,
Dr. Spine's career has taken him from inner city hospitals in Philadelphia,
Pittsburgh, and Houston to rural communities on the Eastern Plains of
Colorado, including a year at Keefe Memorial Hospital in Cheyenne Wells,
Colorado, where he was the only physician in all of Cheyenne on duty.
Dr. Spine has thousands of hours of emergency room experience, including
Ben Taub Hospital at Baylor University in Houston, one of the busiest
trauma centers in the United States. He also worked on the Lakota Sioux
Indian Reservation, one of the busiest emergency rooms in South Dakota.
After six years as a managing partner at Thornton Medical Center, Dr.
Spine drew upon his diverse experiences to create Tri-County Medical Center
in Erie, Colorado.