The commonality between science and art is trying to see profoundly – to develop strategies of seeing and showing  – Edward Tufte


Recognizing the needs of our community, we have designed a service-oriented, cost-effective, patient-centered, and locally owned and operated approach to leading our friends and neighbors to better health. Elizabeth Kulwiec, M.D., has combined her more than 20 years of trusted and respected care to the community with the finest equipment available and staff to match. We look forward to serving you.

Our Radiologist

Elizabeth Kulwiec, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Kulwiec, a board certified diagnostic radiologist, is a long-time resident of Glenwood Springs, Colorado. With over 20 years of experience serving the local community, Dr. Kulwiec launched Compass Peak Imaging to address the rising cost of healthcare and the need for regional, patient-centric imaging services.

  • Medical School: University of California School of Medicine, Irvine, CA

  • Internship: St. Mary’s Medical Center, Long Beach, CA , Internal Medicine

  • Residency: University of Colorado Hospital Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, Diagnostic Radiology; Chief Resident

  • Board Certified: American Board of Radiology

  • Licensed: CO State Medical License (1992 – 2019); CA State Medical License (1989 – 2019)

Our Director

Jeff Vichick

Jeff Vichick, a long-time resident of Glenwood Springs, Colorado, has been serving the medical diagnostic needs of the Valley as an imaging director at the local hospital since 2001. Jeff joined Compass Peak Imaging to provide his community with the highest quality care that addresses ongoing cost challenges in the current healthcare system.

  • Education: Graduate of The Academy of Health Sciences, United States Army at Fort Sam Houston, Texas

  • Military Service: US Army, 1984-1988

  • Certifications: The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in General Radiology, with advanced certification in Cardiovascular/Interventional Radiology

  • Experience: 15 years of experience in Cardiovascular/Interventional imaging; 20 years of experience in management including shift from analog to digital imaging technology

  • Career: Managed development of imaging department for newly opening Rocky Mountain Medical Center, Salt Lake City, 1999-2000; Director of Department of Imaging, Valley View Hospital 2001-2017; Facilitated expansion of Valley View imaging department, 2004-2005