Dr. Cohen received his medical degree in 1990 from George Washington University, where he graduated “with distinction” in the top 10% of his class. He then served his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, with a special interest in cardiovascular risk prevention. Dr. Cohen is Board-Certified in Internal Medicine and a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine. Since 2003, he has consistently received national recognition as one of the “Best Doctors in America,” as selected by physician colleagues. Dr. Cohen is married with three children, is an avid sports fan and during his free time enjoys outdoor activities with his family and friends.
Dr. Ricca received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, in 1996. During that same year, he was elected to the national medical honor society, Alpha Omega Alpha. In 1999 he completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. After residency, he has been involved in the education of another generation of doctors as a clinical instructor at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. Dr. Ricca is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine, and he is particularly interested in the prevention of cardiovascular disease. Since 2003, he has consistently received national recognition as one of the “Best Doctors in America,” as selected by physician colleagues. Dr. Ricca grew up outside of Chicago, in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. He enjoys hiking, photography, and spending time with his wife, daughter, and dog.
Amy keeps her finger on the pulse of the practice. She has worked with Dr. Brent Cohen for several years and as a result of their shared devotion to providing an alternative healthcare experience, she has become a champion of the concierge concept. Amy is determined to ensure that each patient is provided with the highest quality service possible. From the moment you step into the center, Amy becomes your advocate for an exceptional experience.
Amy received her BA at the University of Notre Dame and went on to pursue a career in Continuing Medical Education (CME). As Operations Manager for a private education company in Littleton, she directed programs addressing the needs of primary care physicians nationally. From there she moved to the hospital setting, developing the CME program at The Medical Center of Aurora. Here, she was also actively involved with HealthONE Outreach bringing CME to rural physicians throughout Colorado and Nebraska.
After living a lifetime in Denver, Amy moved to Evergreen where she now lives with her husband and two sons. When not spending time with family and friends, Amy enjoys reading, skiing and woodworking.
With over 16 years experience as a Medical Assistant, Stacie has developed a passion for high service attention that is truly the cornerstone of the Renaissance philosophy. She has a genuine and can-do approach with patients and she’s also an exceptional phlebotomist.
As a Denver native Stacie enjoys the Colorado outdoors by making the most of camping, hiking, swimming and appreciating her great home state. In her spare time she also enjoys painting, yoga, reading and tasting new cuisines. She is also looking forward to traveling adventures at some point in her life.
Lori began her career as a Medical Assistant in 2004 and has predominately worked in primary care and ENT settings. She had an early influence into the medical field as her grandfather was a military medical officer who at one time oversaw the hospital at Ft. Gordon, in Augusta, Georgia. She was close to him and he may have been the spark that influenced her decision to pursue a medical career.
Lori met her husband Aaron while living in Atlanta, Georgia with her parents. She and her family moved to Denver from Florida in 2019, and together they are looking forward to seeing all the beautiful places Colorado has to offer. Lori and her husband love to travel, and SEC football (Go Dawgs).
Lori and Aaron have two beautiful children, Grant and Lauren. And two hairy kids, Kai and Biscuit.
Ali, our Medical Records Specialist, is a tremendously organized professional with a friendly, nurturing demeanor. In her role here, Ali collects, processes, files, stores, retrieves and distributes medical records effectively and efficiently according to strict medical policies and regulations. She also manages outreach to a multitude of medical groups, specialists, and hospitals to procure, assemble and analyze patient data to ensure that every patient can easily access their medical records on multiple platforms.
On the personal side, Ali spent 10 Years in the USAF as a Russian Cryptologic Linguist and Signals Intelligence Analyst. She recently graduated from the University of Denver with a BA in Environmental Science. Her leisure time is often spent traveling, reading, or enjoying yoga, cooking, and learning new languages. Her newest goal is to learn to speak Japanese. She enjoys the outdoors with her husband Brandon, daughter Ava, son Colton, and otherwise doting on her Pomeranian Beemo and Main Coon Hamilton.
Ari is likely the first person you’ll interact with when you contact our office. She began work as a Medical Assistant in 2011, and most recently was an instructor for Pima Institute‘s Medical Assistant program. Prior to that position, she worked as a MA in both the orthopedic and family practice settings. You’ll find that Ari brings an organizational and leadership skillset that is crucial for her role here as she trains, supervises, and supports our medical and administrative office staff.
Originally from Wyoming, Ari moved to Colorado in 2015. During her free time, she loves the outdoors, sports, spending time with family and having tea at the Brown Palace Hotel.
Allison’s interest in healthcare began very early in life. Her mother was a Registered Nurse, and as a child she always admired her mom’s dedication to her profession and especially her white cap with the RN stripe. Allison completed studies and certifications in Medical Assisting, Ophthalmic Assisting and was a Board Certified Optician. She recently celebrated her 35th year as a CMA and feels fortunate to have experienced a variety of other specialties including Dermatology, GI, and Oncology.
Allison is originally from Texas but, on her first visit to the rocky mountain area, she instantly adopted Colorado as her new home state. She has a passion for animals and enjoys walking and playing ball with her dog Toby. She loves her home and readily engages in DIY projects. Allison believes she was destined to be in healthcare and strives to give the very best care and comfort to every patient.
Raina has a wealth of experience administering injections, having served as lead pharmacy technician throughout the COVID-19 vaccination rollout prior to joining Renaissance. In addition to running her pharmacy’s immunization clinic, Raina is a graduate of the University of Colorado in Integrative Biology. She has expertise in quality customer service, administrative multi-tasking and navigating the prescription management system.
She is a Colorado native and when not in the office, Raina enjoys spending time with her husband and chihuahua mix rescue, Alfi. Together, they like to go on hikes and spend time with friends and family. She also loves to cook!