Dr. Donald Aptekar arrived in Colorado 40 years ago to train in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Colorado and has been in private practice at Rose medical center for over 35 years. He has been involved in delivering over 12,000 babies who are all native Coloradoans. Along with his medical practice he has served as medical director of Rocky Mountain Planned Parenthood and currently works as a national consultant on hereditary Breast and Ovarian cancer syndromes. He is an avid fly fisherman and enjoys biking, hiking, skiing, travel and art. He and his wife, Harriet Moyer, spend a lot of time on the Atlantic coast in their home in Ogunquit, Maine where they are learning about birding.