Kelly Strickland

Kelly Strickland, P.A.

Kelly Strickland P.A.

Kelly is originally from Texas, where she attended the University of Texas and studied nutrition and dietetics. She worked as a clinical dietitian at a children’s hospital in Houston and became a certified specialist in pediatric nutrition before deciding to attend PA school. Kelly hoped to obtain additional experience in pediatrics, which is what led her to Colorado! During her PA training, she elected to take as many pediatric-focused rotations as possible. Kelly received her Master’s of Physician Assistant Studies from the Child Health Associate/ Physician Assistant Program at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She is nationally certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. Kelly has always been passionate about working with children. She believes in the importance of preventive care and supporting a family-centered approach to health and wellness, while celebrating the individuality of each child. She is excited to become a part of the team at Southeast Denver Pediatrics! Kelly enjoys spending her free time outdoors hiking, running, and attending concerts at Red Rocks Amphitheatre. She enjoys gardening, baking, trying out new recipes, and traveling the world with her husband