Our Staff

Jim J. Gould, MD

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Brian J. Holdstock, CFNP

Brian has been an AANC Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner since 2005.  He received his Master's of Science in Nursing from the University of Utah.  His Master's Project focused on bed-wetting issues among children.  His areas of interest include urgent care needs, laceration repair, extremity injuries and educating parents and children about the prevention of injury and illness.  

Brian joined Mountain West Pediatrics in November of 2009.  He has loved working with the staff since day one.  Every day at work is an exciting adventure as he enjoys interacting with the unpredictable children while helping them improve their health and quality of life.

Outside of work, Brian enjoys spending time with his lovely wife and 4 children.  They have a passion for soccer and spend nearly all their "free" time at various soccer games and events.

Melanie Murphy, PA-C

Melanie is a certified physician assistant who has been practicing pediatrics in Utah since 2004.  She is the 2020 co-chair for the pediatric subcommittee for the Utah Academy of Physician Assistants.  She actively participates in state and local initiatives to promote pediatric interests in ways that will make children safer, healthier and happier.

Melanie is the proud mom of two young boys.  She loves finding new adventures with them and exploring Utah and the western states.

Melanie attended Brigham Young University, Rochester Institute of Technology and Western Governor's University.  She holds degrees in Physician Assistant Studies, Healthcare Administration, and Philosophy.