“Educate a boy, and you educate an individual. Educate a girl, and you educate a community.”

African proverb via Greg Mortensen

Yampa Valley OB/GYN’s Mission

The belief of Yampa Valley OB/GYN is to work together with our female patients to educate and guide them to the best and most viable health experience. We know as we build families we are supporting our community to achieve endless possibilities. Our doctors emphasize the importance of women’s roles in our community and the effect their lives have on everyone. We make every effort to provide the highest quality obstetric and gynecological health services available to the success of each generation of women.


Yampa Valley OB/GYN in Steamboat Springs, CO is a medical group practice specializing in obstetrics and gynecology services.

Our friendly and warm doctors always patiently and compassionately address your health issues and concerns no matter how small or insignificant you may think they are. We aim to provide the most comprehensive care and attention you expect and deserve. Our medical practice has happily provided health coverage to our closely connected and warm community for over 12 years. We are pleased to introduce you to a few details about our passionate and committed doctors.

Doctor Profiles and Bios:

Dr. Leslie A Ahlmeyer completed her medical training and internship at the University of Washington in 1991. Her affiliation with Yampa Valley Medical Center has provided superior care to her community for over 17 years. Dr. Ahlmeyer ranked 1 out of 144 in primary care and 6 out 144 in research quality by US News & World Report.



Dr. Mary L Bowman was educated at the Medical School of  the University of Colorado which she completed in 1993. She possesses  the experience and expertise of over 15 years in obstetrics and  gynecology medical practice. Dr. Bowman ranked 4 out of 144 in primary  care by US News & World Report.



Dr. Megan M Palmer attended the Medical School at the  University of Colorado and graduated in 2001. She is adept in the latest  treatments and techniques in the practice of obstetrical and  gynecological medicine. Dr. Palmer ranked 4 out of 144 in primary care  by US News & World Report.

At Yampa Valley OB/GYN, we always appreciate your comments and questions. Your satisfaction and feedback is extremely important to us. The following testimonials are from some of our loyal, healthy and happy patients.

“They paid close attention to me and all of my questions were answered. Their staff was friendly enough….I was very satisfied with my visit. They were helpful and I left feeling encouraged.” By Jeniene 3/30/2012  

“Yes, they went above and beyond.” 4/15/2012

Satisfied completely! Would recommend this provider to others.” 3/31/2011

“These are some of the coolest doctors I have ever met. They really care about their patients and really listen  to what you have to say. They care about your concerns which is  refreshing for once to actually be listened to and not talked over. If  you are having a baby I highly recommend these ladies. Thank you for a wonderful experience.”  By Janice H. 03/21/07

Please contact us  for more details or to book an appointment. We invite you to experience  the inspired difference in women’s primary care. We look forward to  hearing from you.