Dr Roukema is a Colorado native who attended University of Northern Colorado, earning top honors in Chemistry. Upon admission to medical school he received his commission in the US Air Force in 1976. After medical school he completed his OB/GYN residency at Travis air Force Base in California. After Residency Dr. Roukema served as staff OB/GYN at Scott Air Force Base in Illinois. Following 8 years of active duty, he continued to serve in the US Air Force Reserves and Air National Guard as a flight surgeon, retiring in 2001. He continues to fly regularly as a private pilot, including donation flights for Air Lifeline. 

Dr. Roukema is board certified by both the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the American Osteopathic Board of OB/GYN. He is an experienced surgeon and has special interest in pre-menopausal and menopausal women's health. 

Dr. Roukema enjoys and is active in teaching medical students and residents. 


Dr. James Roukema 

Obstetrical Care

Primary Specialty:
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Military Service:
Retired United States Air Force, Lt. Col
Flight Surgeon, Colorado Air National Guard

Obstetrics and Gynecology
David Grant Medical Center
Travis Air Force Base, CA

Medical Education:
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
Midwestern University, IL 

Undergraduate Education:
B.A. Chemistry
University Northern Colorado
Greeley, CO 

In Practice Since:

Board Certification:
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
American Osteopathic Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Affiliations, Memberships:
Diplomat, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic  Obstetrics and Gynecology
American Medical Association
American Osteopathic Association
Colorado Medical Society
Colorado Osteopathic Medical Society
Pueblo Medical Society
Parkview Medical Center
Pueblo Surgery Center