The Lung Center
Suresh M. Khilnani, MD
Medicine has always been a calling for Dr. Khilnani. For him, there is no greater victory, no greater achievement, than to help heal an individual from illness. Patient-centered care is his priority and the driving force of how he approaches medicine. Prior to coming to Valley View in 2015, he spent 25 years in private pulmonology practice in Las Vegas, Nevada, with Pulmonary Associates. He also spent ten years teaching future physicians at Rouro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Jamie Ball, PA-C
Jamie Ball is a certified physician assistant at Valley View’s Lung Center. He graduated from the University of Colorado at Denver in 2008 and attained his Master of Physician Assistant Studies in 2012. Before joining the Valley View team, Jamie was a primary care provider in Lone Tree, Colorado, where he provided all manner of care in a family-practice environment, from acute treatment to medical weight loss.
In his spare time, Jamie enjoys the outdoor activities that drew him away from Denver’s hustle and out to the Western Slope. “I love the outdoor lifestyle very much. Skiing, biking, just spending time out in nature—that’s my favorite place to be when I’m not helping people at work.”
Eleanor Haring, PA-C
Eleanor is a fellowship-trained hospitalist who has been with Valley View for 7 years. Eleanor is a Valley View baby and grew up in Carbondale. Eleanor completed the physician assistant program at the University of Colorado at Denver, followed by a hospitalist medicine fellowship at the University of Colorado Hospital. Prior to her work at Valley View, Eleanor worked at the Children’s Hospital in Denver. Eleanor enjoys connecting with patients and helping them enjoy optimal lung health. She enjoys river activities, hiking and biking with her husband and daughter. Eleanor also sits on the Mount Sopris Nordic Council.
Jenny Queen, PA-C
Jenny Queen has worked at Valley View as a physician assistant (PA) for almost 15 years, most recently as a hospitalist PA, prior to moving to The Lung Center. As a physician assistant, Jenny has the ability to spend time with patients and listens to their needs, helping guide them through their disease process. Jenny is originally from the Roaring Fork Valley and loves being able to practice medicine and raise her family in the same place where she grew up. Jenny graduated from Duke University in 2004 with a master’s degree in health sciences to become a physician assistant.
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