Jennifer McCabe Lentz, MD
Dr. Lentz graduated from the University of Colorado School of Medicine in 2001. She then completed the Fort Collins Family Medicine Residency in 2004, when she was also board certified in Family Medicine. She spent 4 years practicing medicine in rural Washington then came home to Northern Colorado where she has continued to practice. She opened DFC of NoCo in January, 2018 after leaving the "system".
Over her years as a family doctor, Dr. Lentz realized that combining lifestyle changes with medication resulted in more successful long term results. These successes come from dedicated personalized counseling on lifestyle habits and food changes. In 2016, Dr. Lentz earned her board certification in obesity medicine and she has been a long-time advocate of Low Carb High Fat (LCHF) and Intermittent Fasting (IF) to treat metabolic disorders. Not only has she seen success with her patients, but both she and her family live a healthy LCHF lifestyle.
Dr. Lentz’s patients are her passion. Her goal is to build a true doctor-patient relationship, working in partnership with her patients to live a healthier life through good nutrition. Being a Direct Medical provider allows excellent care while removing the obstacles and hassles that are commonly dealt with when seeking healthcare.
Joy Magruder, MD
Dr. Magruder graduated from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA in 1997. While at Jefferson Medical College, she participated in their Physician Shortage Area Program with focus in training doctors to practice rural medicine.
She completed her Family Medicine Residency training in Duluth, MN in 2000, when she was also board certified in Family Medicine. She spent five years in rural Proctor, MN practicing full spectrum Family Medicine including Obstetrics.
In 2005 she moved with her family to Riverton, WY and practiced rural medicine for 9 years and then in the neighboring town of Thermopolis, WY for 3 years. In 2016 her husband's job brought her and her family to sunny Colorado where she continued to practice Family Medicine in the Loveland community.
Dr. Magruder loves taking care of and spending time with her patients which is one of the reasons why she has made the move to Direct Family Care. She enjoys working with all ages and taking care of acute and chronic issues individually with every patient.