Lauren Skinner, FNP-C

Lauren Skinner believes in a team-based approach with the patient and care team. By working together, Lauren believes her patient’s health can be optimized. She enjoys building a relationship with her patients and thinks a friendly, open approach is an important way to make healthcare less intimidating.

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Lauren received her Bachelor of Science at Towson University in Maryland. She worked as an RN for 8 years in multiple settings including, ER, primary care, cardiovascular step-down, and medical-surgical. Lauren wanted to expand her knowledge and the care she can provide for her patients, so she returned to school. Lauren received her Master’s in Nursing Practice with a concentration in family practice. She started her career as a Nurse Practitioner at an urgent care facility and has experience with pediatrics, women’s health, geriatrics, and acute illness.

Lauren believes in a patient-centered approach to healthcare. By meeting the patient where they currently are in their healthcare journey, she can work together with her patients to ensure the best possible health and wellness for the patient.


Lauren is passionate about the importance of preventative healthcare. She believes this is the cornerstone to wellness throughout all stages of life.


Lauren enjoys activities like hiking, paddle boarding, snowshoeing and skiing to stay active and enjoy the outdoors.Lauren also has a passion for travel and experiencing other cultures, especially by trying new foods.

Lauren tries to prioritize her time outdoors. She believes getting outdoors is important for both mind and body. She also meditates daily to help quiet her mind and stay in the present moment.


Primary Location

Timberline Office

2025 Bighorn Dr., Fort Collins, 80525, CO (MAP)

phone: (970) 229-9800

fax: (970) 229-1421

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