Matthew Burkley

Specialty: Internal Medicine / Hospitalist


Dr. Burkley is thrilled to join the medical staff at Rio Grande Hospital (RGH) as a hospitalist physician, etc. Dr. Burkley is passionate about the unique health care needs of rural populations. He graduated from the University of Utah School of Medicine and completed a rural Family Medicine residency in Greeley, Colorado. He practiced full-spectrum family medicine in Salida for 26 years caring for adult, pediatric, and obstetric patients in the clinic and in the hospital.  When not working, he enjoys long distance bicycling, back-country skiing, and competitive ice hockey.
He is a wonderful addition to RGH!
Mission: With a smile and a helping hand, we provide quality care and service to our communities.

Vision: We will distinguish ourselves as the trusted healthcare destination.
We will provide compassionate healthcare and advocate wellness through innovative access, preventive medicine,
and collaborative partnerships within our diverse community.


Rio Grande Hospital

310 County Road 14
Del Norte, CO 81132
Tel: 719-657-2510
Open: 24/7

Creede Family Practice

802 Rio Grande
Creede, CO 81130
Tel: 719-658-0929

Rio Grande
Hospital Clinic

310C County Road 14
Del Norte, CO 81132
Tel: 719-657-2418

Monte Vista Medical Clinic & Pharmacy

1033 2nd Avenue
Monte Vista, CO 81144
Tel: 719-852-8827
Pharmacy Tel: 719-628-0533

Rio Grande Hospital Clinic at South Fork

52 Jackson Street
South Fork, CO 81154
Tel: 719-873-5494