Southwest Medical Group, Mancos Valley

Southwest Medical Group, Mancos Valley

Welcome to Southwest Health System. If you’re a new patient and would prefer to fill out some of the paperwork when it’s more convenient to you, click the links below to download the appropriate form. Print it, fill out the forms and deliver them to our New Patient Coordinator (at 20 South Market Street in Cortez) or to the clinic where your appointment is scheduled. Please note that all paperwork is due one week prior to your scheduled appointment, to ensure that we can become familiar with your healthcare needs by the time you arrive for your appointment.

Thank you, and we welcome the opportunity to meet your healthcare needs. In the meantime, feel free to reach out to our New Patient Coordinator (970-516-1616)!


Crysta Jones PA-C

Crysta Jones, PA-C

Southwest Medical Group, Mancos Valley
Family Medicine, Pediatrics

111 Railroad Ave,
Mancos, CO
970-533-9125

Crysta joins us from Midland Texas where she practiced as a Physician Assistant for the past 5 years. Crysta received her PA-C from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, School of Allied Health Physician Assistant program and has a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies. She completed her undergraduate studies at Wayland Baptist University with a BS in Biology and Chemistry.

Physician assistants (PAs) are medical providers who are licensed to diagnose and treat illness and disease and prescribe medication for patients. ​

She has a special interest in diabetes and has experience in a wide array of procedures. Crysta has a strong rapport with patients, focuses on building relationships, and emphasizes individualized, personal care.

Dr. Maria Cornelius

Maria A. Cornelius, MD

Southwest Medical Group, Mancos Valley
Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Women’s Health

111 Railroad Ave,
Mancos, CO
970-533-9125

Medical School: Medical School for International Health in Collaboration with Columbia University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel, 2007
Residency: University of Wyoming, Casper, WY, 2010

Providing a full-scope of family medicine services.