Faculty
Department of Surgery



Megan Adams, MD

Adams, Megan A., MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-848-8822

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital

Muhammad Aftab, MD, FACC

Aftab, Muhammad, MD, FACC

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-7428

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-724-8762

Hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital, Veterans Administration (VA) Hospital

Gretchen Ahrendt, MD

Ahrendt, Gretchen M., MD

Professor of Surgery
Director, Diane Thompson O'Connor Breast Center

Division: Surgical Oncology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-8366

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-1030

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Ahrendt, Steven A., MD, FACS

Ahrendt, Steven A., MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Director, Cytoreductive Surgery/HIPEC Program

Division: Surgical Oncology

Academic Office Phone: 720-724-2725

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-3532

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Maria Albuja-Cruz, MD, FACS

Albuja-Cruz, Maria, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2724

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Mohammed H. Al-Musawi, MD, MSc, FIBMS-CTV, FRCS (Glasg.)

Al-Musawi, Mohammed H., MD, MSc, FIBMS-CTV, FRCS (Glasg.)

Research Instructor

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Phone: 720-758-0174

Rachel Anthony, CPNP

Anthony, Rachel, CPNP

Instructor

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-5506

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Todd Arcomano, MD

Arcomano, Todd, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-399-8020 ext. 2946

Hospital: Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Katherine Ann Arnim, PA-C

Arnim, Katherine Ann, PA-C

Senior Instructor

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 720-848-1836

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Zachary Asher, MHS, PA-C

Asher, Zachary, MHS, PA-C

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 720-848-1836

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Tom Bak,  MD

Bak, Thomas, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Division: Transplant

Phone: 720-848-0833

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Anirban Banerjee, PhD

Banerjee, Anirban, PhD

Research Professor
Director, Trauma Research Center

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-6302

Carlton Barnett, MD, FACS

Barnett, Jr., Carlton C., MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Chief, Surgical Oncology, Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center

Division: Surgical Oncology

Phone: 720-723-6453

Hospital: Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Al Barqawi, MD

Barqawi, Al, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2712

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-1800

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Christan Bartsch, MSHS, PA-C, MPH

Bartsch, Christan, MSHS, PA-C, MPH

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Director, APP Surgical Fellowship

Division: Surgical Oncology

Phone: 720-848-3532

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

John Bealer, MD

Bealer, John F., MD

Professor of Surgery
Administrative Lead, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Children's Hospital Colorado - Colorado Springs

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-3174

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-6571

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Typhanie Beasley, DNP, APRN, FNP

Beasley, Typhanie, DNP, APRN, FNP

Instructor

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 720-848-2054

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-2070

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Erica Becker, PA-C

Becker, Erica, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Surgical Oncology

Phone: 720-848-9395

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Adriana Behr, RN, CPNP

Behr, Adriana, RN, CPNP

Instructor

Division: Urology

Phone: 720-777-3926

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital

Denis Bensard

Bensard, Denis, MD

Professor of Surgery

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-1234

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, Denver Health

Melodie Biblis, FNP

Biblis, Melodie, FNP

Instructor

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-6571

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Elise Birnbaum, MD

Birnbaum, Elisa H., MD

Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Section: Colorectal Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2728

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Andrea Bischoff, MD

Bischoff, Andrea, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics
Assistant Director of the International Center for Colorectal and Urogenital Care

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-4864

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Caitlin Blaine, PA-C

Blaine, Caitlin, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2799

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Shelley Brake, PA-C

Brake, Shelley, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Phone: 720-848-4325

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Joslyn Brown, PA-C

Brown, Joslyn, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0800

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Jennifer Bruny, MD

Bruny, Jennifer L., MD

Associate Professor of Surgery
Director of Surgical Oncology

Division: Pediatric

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-3174

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-6571

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Cindy Buchanan, PhD

Buchanan, Cindy L., PhD

Associate Professor of Surgery and Psychiatry
Associate Training Director, Psychology Training, Children's Hospital Colorado

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-5529

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-3926

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Clay Burlew, MC, FACS

Burlew, Clay Cothren, MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Director, Surgical Care Critical Fellowship
Director, Trauma & Acute Care Surgery Fellowship
Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Denver Health Medical Center

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-602-1830

Hospital: Denver Health

David Campbell, MD

Campbell, David N., MD

Professor of Surgery

Division: Cardiothoracic

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-6664

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-6624

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Jeffrey Campbell, MD

Campbell, Jeff, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-7370

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-3926

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Eric M.  Campion, MD, FACS

Campion, Eric M. , MD, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Section: Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-602-1359

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-436-4949

Hospital: Denver Health

Akshay Chauhan, MD, MCh

Chauhan, Akshay Pratap, MD, MCh

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2728

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-2070

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Tae Chong, MD

Chong, Tae, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-824-2792

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-848-0800

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Nicole Christian, MD, MSCS

Christian, Nicole, MD, MSCS

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency

Division: Surgical Oncology

Section: Breast Surgery

Phone: 303-724-1677

Hospitals: UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital, University of Colorado Hospital

Joe Cleveland, MD

Cleveland, Jr., Joseph C., MD

Professor of Surgery

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2801

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-724-8762

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Alyssa Clore, PA-C, MMS, MSPH

Clore, Alyssa, PA-C, MMS, MSPH

Instructor

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0000

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Justin Cohen, MD, MHS

Cohen, Justin, MD, MHS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2164

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-0800

Hospitals: UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital, University of Colorado Hospital

Mitchell Jay Cohen, MD

Cohen, Mitchell Jay, MD

Professor of Surgery
Director of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-602-1861

Hospital: Denver Health

John Colby, III, PA-C

Colby, John, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Urology

Phone: 719-305-9000

Hospital: Urgent and Outpatient Specialty Care at Briargate, Colorado Springs

Kendra Conzen, MD

Conzen, Kendra, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0833

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Rachel N. Cooke, PA-C

Cooke, Rachel N., PA-C

Instructor

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0833

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Cost, Nicholas, MD

Cost, Nicholas, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-5084

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-3926

Hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital, Children's Hospital Colorado

Michelle Cowan, MD

Cowan, Michelle, MD, FACS, FACRS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2728

Hospital: Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Teren Culbertson, PA-C

Culbertson, Teren, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 719-305-9035

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Brenda J. Curtis, PhD

Curtis, Brenda J., PhD

Assistant Research Professor

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-9390

Del Chiaro, Marco, MD, PhD, FACS

Del Chiaro, Marco, MD, PhD, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology
Clinical Director, Hepatopancreatobiliary Program

Division: Surgical Oncology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-4205

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-3532

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Beth Devine, PA-C

Devine, Elizabeth, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2799

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

John Dodge, PA-C, MPAS

Dodge, John, PA-C, MPAS

Instructor

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2716

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-0170

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Rodrigo Donalisio da Silva, MD

Donalisio da Silva, Rodrigo, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Denver Health Interim Chief of Urology

Division: Urology

Phone: 303-602-6080

Hospitals: Denver Health, University of Colorado Hospital, Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Sara Douglass, PA-C, MPAS

Douglass, Sara, PA-C, MPAS

Instructor

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0800

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

James Downey, MD, FACS

Downey, James, MD, FACS

Senior Instructor
Director of Trauma/Acute Care Surgery, UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 970-471-9766

Hospital: UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital

Angela Drelles, PNP

Drelles, Angela, PNP

Instructor

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-6604

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital

Lynette Driscoll, PA-C

Driscoll, Lynette, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 303-249-8075

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Steffanie Durkin, PA-C

Durkin, Steffanie, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-610-0041

Hospitals: UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital, University of Colorado Hospital

Lindsay Dyer-Kindy, MS, PA-C

Dyer-Kindy, Lindsay, MS, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-697-9553

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Kathryn Eckert, NP

Eckert, Kathryn, NP

Instructor

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2799

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

John Eun, MD

Eun, John C., MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Section: Vascular Surgery

Phone: 720-848-5300

Hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital, Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Linda Fernekes, PA-C

Fernekes, Linda, PA-C

Instructor

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 720-848-2070

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Lisa Ferrigno, MD, MPH, FACS

Ferrigno, Lisa, MD, MPH, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2821

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Stephanie Fingland, DNP, CPNP

Fingland, Stephanie, DNP, CPNP

Instructor

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-1234

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Christina A. Finlayson, MD

Finlayson, Christina A., MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery

Division: Surgical Oncology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2728

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-1030

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Brian Flynn, MD

Flynn, Brian, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2712

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-1800

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Katie Flynn, CPNP-AC

Flynn, Katie, CPNP-AC

Instructor

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-1234

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Chuck Fox, MD

Fox, Charles (Chuck), MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Section: Vascular

Hospital: Denver Health

Brooke French, MD

French, Brooke, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2792

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-848-0800

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital

David Fullerton, MD

Fullerton, David A., MD

Professor of Surgery
John T. M. Wright Endowed Chair in Heart Valve Surgery
Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2798

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-724-8762

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Lauren Funk, PA-C

Funk, Lauren, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2799

Hospitals: UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital, University of Colorado Hospital

Brittany Glassett, PA-C

Glassett, Brittany, PA-C

Instructor

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 720-848-6120

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Ana Gleisner, MD, PhD

Gleisner, Ana, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Surgical Oncology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-8341

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-3532

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Michael Gordon, MD

Gordon, Michael J. V., MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2792

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-848-0485

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Brooke Greenberg, NP

Greenberg, Brooke, NP

Instructor

Division: Urology

Phone: 303-848-1800

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Fred Grover, MD

Grover, Frederick L., MD

Professor Emeritus

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2811

Laura A. Harmon, MD

Harmon, Laura A., MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 720-848-6775

Clinic/Patient Phone: (720) 848-2700

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Whitney Herter, PA-C

Herter, Whitney K., PA-C

Instructor
Colorectal Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic Coordinator

Division: Surgical Oncology

Phone: 720-848-0714

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Ty Higuchi, MD, PhD

Higuchi, Ty, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2712

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-1800

Hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital, Children's Hospital Colorado

Lauren (Becky) Hill, CPNP-PC/AC

Hill, Lauren R. S. (Becky), CPNP-PC/AC

Instructor

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-6074

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Lauren E. Hill, CPNP-AC/PC

Hill, Lauren E., CPNP-AC/PC

Instructor

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-6571

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Meghan Houlihan, PA-C

Houlihan, Meghan, PA-C

Instructor

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Section: Burn Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0747

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

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Hovendon, Bridget, PA-C

Instructor

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 720-848-6120

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Christine Huang, PhD

Huang, Christene A., PhD

Professor of Surgery

Divisions: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Transplant Surgery

Phone: 303-724-8649

Juan-Pablo Idrovo, MD

Idrovo, Juan-Pablo, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 347-301-2800

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Tom Inge, MD, PhD, FACS

Inge, Thomas, MD, PhD, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of Pediatric Surgery
Akers Endowed Chair in Pediatric Surgery
Director, Adolescent Bariatric Surgery

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-5184

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-5202

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital

Matthew Iorio, MD

Iorio, Matt L., MD

Associate Professor of Surgery
Co-Director, Hand Surgery
Co-Director, Extremity Microsurgical Reconstruction

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0485 (Hand Clinic), 720-848-0800 (Lower Extremity Clinic)

Hospitals: Denver Health, University of Colorado Hospital

Donald Jacobs, MD

Jacobs, Donald L., MD

Michael W. Dunaway Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery

Division: Vascular Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2696

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-5300

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital, Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

James Jaggers, MD

Jaggers, James, MD

Professor of Surgery
Barton-Elliman Chair and Chief of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery,
Children's Hospital of Colorado

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-3376

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-6624

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Kshama Jaiswal, MD

Jaiswal, Kshama, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency

Division: Surgical Oncology

Academic Office Phone: 303-602-1845

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-602-7600

Hospitals: Denver Health, University of Colorado Hospital

Edward Jones, MD

Jones, Edward, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-399-8020 ext. 2476

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-399-8020 ext. 2946

Hospital: Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Teresa Jones, MD

Jones, Teresa, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-399-8020 ext. 2476

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-399-8020 ext. 2946

Hospital: Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Paige M. Kack, CPNP-AC/PC

Kack, Paige M., CPNP-AC/PC

Instructor

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-9138

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-2803

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Igal Kam, MD

Kam, Igal, MD

Professor of Surgery

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0833

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital

Christodoulos Kaoutzanis, MD

Kaoutzanis, Christodoulos, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0800

Hospitals: UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital, University of Colorado Hospital

Fritz Karrer, MD

Karrer, Fritz M., MD

Professor of Surgery

Divisions: Pediatric Surgery, Transplant Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-3174

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-6571

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Peter Kennealey, MD, FACS

Kennealey, Peter T., MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery
Surgical Director, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation
Director of Vascular Access Surgery Program

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0833

Hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital, Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

David Khechoyan, MD

Khechoyan, David Y., MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Phone: 720 777-3880

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Fernando Kim, MD, MBA, FACS

Kim, Fernando, MD, MBA, FACS

Professor of Surgery

Division: Urology

Phone: 303-602-8070

Hospital: Denver Health

Simon Kim, MD, MPH

Kim, Simon P., MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Surgery

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2712

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-0170

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Katherine Klingenberg, PA-C

Klingenberg, Katherine, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0833

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Richele Koehler, PA

Koehler, Richele, PA

Instructor

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-6281

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Amber D. Kohler, NP-C

Kohler, Amber D., NP-C

Instructor

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Section: Burn Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0747

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Marguerite Korber, NP

Korber, Marguerite, NP

Instructor

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-5084

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-3926

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Elizabeth Kovacs, PhD

Kovacs, Elizabeth J., PhD

Professor of Surgery
Director, Burn Research

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Section: Burn Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-8243

Lab Phone: 303-724-8208

Janet Kukreja, MD

Kukreja, Janet E. Baack, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2712

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-0170

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Ann Kulungowski, MD

Kulungowski, Ann, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics
Surgical Director of the Vascular Malformation and Tumor Center

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-9117

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-6571

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Ryan A. Lawless, MD, FACS

Lawless, Ryan A., MD, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Trauma Medical Director, Ernest E. Moore Shock Trauma Center at Denver Health

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-436-4949

Hospital: Denver Health

Erin Lennon, PA-C

Lennon, Erin, PA-C

Senior Instructor

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2821

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Ken Liechty, MD

Liechty, Ken, MD

Professor of Surgery
The Sandy Wolf Chair in Maternal Fetal Surgery
Director of Pediatric Surgery Basic and Translational Research

Division: Pediatric

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-3174

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-6571

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Allison Lock, MPAS, PA-C

Lock, Allison, MPAS, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Surgical Oncology

Academic Office Phone: 720-848-1687

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-1030

Hospitals: UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital, University of Colorado Hospital

Sarah Longyhore, PA-C, MMS

Longyhore, Sarah, PA-C, MMS

Instructor

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2821

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Kristen Lowe, DDS, MS

Lowe, Kristen M., DDS, MS

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Director, Craniofacial Orthodontics Program

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-3880

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-3749

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Emily A. Malgor, MD

Malgor, Emily, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Vascular Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2696

Hospitals: UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital, University of Colorado Hospital, Children's Hospital Colorado, Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Rafael Malgor, MD

Malgor, Rafael, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery
Director, Robert B. Rutherford Fellowship in Vascular Surgery

Division: Vascular Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2699

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-5300

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital, Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Anna Malykhina, PhD

Malykhina, Anna, PhD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Division: Urology

Phone: 303-724-6300

Paul Maroni, MD

Maroni, Paul, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2712

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-0170

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Megan Marsh, MPAS, PA-C

Marsh, Megan, MPAS, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Surgical Oncology

Phone: 720-848-0405

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Rony Marwan, MD

Marwan, Rony, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-6571

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

David Mathes, MD, FACS

Mathes, David, MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive

Phone: 303-724-2792

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Courtney Matter, MPA, PA-C

Matter, Courtney, MPA, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2799

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Margaret Mazzarello, NP-C

Mazzarello, Margaret, NP-C

Instructor

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2728

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Martin McCarter, MD

McCarter, Martin, MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery

Division: Surgical Oncology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-8341

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-3532

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Robert C. McIntyre, Jr., MD, FACS

McIntyre, Jr., Robert, MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
Vice Chair of Finance, Dept. of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2724

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Rachel McPherson, PA-C

McPherson, Rachel, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Vascular Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-7280

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-5300

Hospitals: UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital, University of Colorado Hospital

Andy Meacham, MD

Meacham, Randall B., MD

Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of Urology

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2715

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-1800

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Meguid, Cheryl, DNP, ACNP

Meguid, Cheryl, DNP, ACNP

Associate Professor of Surgery
Director of Faculty Affairs for Advance Practice Providers
Clinical Director, Pancreas & Biliary Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic

Division: Surgical Oncology

Phone: 720-848-8096

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Robert Meguid, MD, MPH

Meguid, Robert A., MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Surgery

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-7428

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-724-7927

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Brian Miller, PA-C

Miller, Brian, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Urology

Phone: 720-777-3926

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Kathryn E. Miller, PA-C

Miller, Kathryn E., PA-C

Instructor

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0485

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

John Mitchell, MD

Mitchell, John D., MD

Professor of Surgery
Courtenay C. & Lucy P. Davis Endowed Chair in Surgical Thoracic Oncology

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2800

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-724-2808

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Mitchell, Max, MD

Mitchell, Max, MD

Professor of Surgery

Division: Cardiothoracic

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-3376

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-6624

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Paul Montero, MD, FACS

Montero, Paul, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery
Assistant Residency Director

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2728

Hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital, Veterans Administration (VA) Hospital

Gene Moore, MD

Moore, Gene, MD

Professor of Surgery
Vice Chair of Trauma and Critical Care Research

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-921-7290

Hospital: Denver Health

John Moore, MD

Moore, John T. , MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 720-743-6452

Hospital: Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Steven Moulton, MD

Moulton, Steven L., MD

Professor of Surgery
Director of Pediatric Trauma
Director of the Pediatric Burn Program

Division: Pediatric

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-3174

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-6571

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Colleen Murphy, MD

Murphy, Colleen, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Surgical Oncology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-8341

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-1030

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital, Lone Tree Breast Center

Nalu Navarro-Alvarez, MD, PhD

Navarro-Alvarez, Nalu, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Phone: 303-724-0670

Mark Nehler, MD

Nehler, Mark, MD

Professor of Surgery
Vice Chair of Education for Surgery
Director, General Surgery Residency Program

Phone: 303-724-2690

Trevor Nydam, MD

Nydam, Trevor, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0833

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Kristen Oase, MS, PA-C

Oase, Kristen, MS, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Surgical Oncology

Phone: 720-848-0000

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Dayana Olivares, PA-C

Olivares, Dayana, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-8453

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-0800

Hospitals: UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital, University of Colorado Hospital

Janine Oliver, MD

Oliver, Janine, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Urology

Phone: 720-848-1800

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Jay D. Pal, MD, PhD

Pal, Jay D., MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Surgery
Surgical Director, Mechanical Circulatory Support

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Phone: 720-593-4823

Hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital, Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

David Partrick, MD

Partrick, David A., MD

Professor of Surgery
Director of Surgical Endoscopy

Division: Pediatric

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-3174

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-6571

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Alberto Pena

Peña, Alberto, MD

Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics
Director of the International Center for Colorectal and Urogenital Care

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-4864

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Liz Pomfret, MD, PhD, FACS

Pomfret, Elizabeth A., MD, PhD, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Chief of Transplant Surgery

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0833

Hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital, Children's Hospital Colorado

Jim Pomposelli, MD, PhD, FACS

Pomposelli, James J., MD, PhD, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Surgical Director of Liver Transplant

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0833

Hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital, Children's Hospital Colorado

Tom Pshak, MD

Pshak, Thomas J., MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0833

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital

Melissa Quist, MS, PA-C

Quist, Melissa, MS, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0833

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Kelly Radtke, FNP-BC

Radtke, Kelly, FNP-BC

Instructor

Division: Vascular Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-8194

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-5300

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Christopher Raeburn, MD, FACS

Raeburn, Christopher, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery
Assistant Residency Director

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2724

Hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital, Veterans Administration (VA) Hospital

Brett Reece, MD

Reece, T. Brett, MD

Professor of Surgery

Division: Cardiothoracic

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-7428

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-724-2809

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Karisa E.G. Reynolds, MS, PA-C

Reynolds, Karisa E.G., MS, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 719-305-9035

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado (Colorado Springs), Urgent and Outpatient Specialty Care at Briargate, Colorado Springs

Jonathan Roach, MD

Roach, Jonathan, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics

Divisions: Pediatric Surgery, Transplant Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-1845

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-6571

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Thomas Robinson, MD FACS

Robinson, Thomas, MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Chief of Surgery, Denver Veterans Administration (VA) Medical Center
Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2728

Hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital, Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Kevin Rothchild, MD, FACS

Rothchild, Kevin B., MD, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2728

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Jessica Rove, MD

Rove, Jessica, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Phone: 303-724-5726

Hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital, Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Kyle Rove, MD

Rove, Kyle, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Medical Director of Surgical Informatics

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-5084

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-3926

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado (Colorado Springs)

Amanda Rutherford, PA-C

Rutherford, Amanda, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-6571

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

AnnaMaria Salas, PA-C

Salas, AnnaMaria, PA-C

Instructor
Physician Assistant/Child Health Associate

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-3625

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Julie E. Schletker, FNP-BC

Schletker, Julie E., FNP-BC

Instructor

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-3089

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital

Jon Schoen, MD, FACS

Schoen, Jonathan, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery
Director, Surgical Weight Loss Center

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2728

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Schulick, Richard, MD, MBA, FACS

Schulick, Richard, MD, MBA, FACS

Professor of Surgery
The Aragón/Gonzalez-Gíustí Chair, Department of Surgery

Division: Surgical Oncology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-8341

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-3532

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Christopher Scott, MD

Scott, Christopher D., MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2800

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-724-2808

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Vera Sekula, NP-C

Sekula, Vera, NP-C

Instructor

Division: Urology

Phone: 303-724-2712

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Stig Somme, MD

Somme, Stig, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Director of Surgical Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Division: Pediatric

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-3174

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-6571

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Katie Stettner, PA-C

Stettner, Katie, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-697-0742

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Lauren Steward, MD, MHSA, MPHS

Steward, Lauren, MD, MHSA, MPHS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-3910

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-724-8366

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Greg Stiegmann, MD, FACS

Stiegmann, Greg V., MD, FACS

Professor Emeritus

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Sarah Tevis, MD

Tevis, Sarah, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Surgical Oncology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-4205

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-1030

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Katie Thompson, MS, ACNPC-AG

Thompson, Katie, MS, ACNPC-AG

Instructor

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-8366

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Amanda Valdez, PA-C, MS

Valdez, Amanda J., PA-C, MS

Senior Instructor

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2712

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-1800

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Elise Van Etten, PA-C

Van Etten, Elise , PA-C

Instructor

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 720-777-1234

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital

Catherine Garrison Velopulos, MD, MHS, FACS

Velopulos, Catherine Garrison, MD, MHS, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2821

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Vijaya Vemulakonda, MD

Vemulakonda, Vijaya, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Division: Urology

Phone: 720-777-3926

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Jon Vogel, MD, MACS, FASCRS

Vogel, Jon, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Professor of Surgery
Section Head, Colorectal Surgery Program

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Section: Colorectal Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2728

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-2700

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Michael Wachs, MD

Wachs, Michael, MD

Professor of Surgery
Director of Pediatric Transplant Surgery

Division: Transplant Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0833

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital

Anne Wagner, MD

Wagner, Anne, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery
Medical Director, University of Colorado Burn Center

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Section: Burn Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2728

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-0747

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Peggy Walsh, MS, PA-C

Walsh, Peggy D., MS, PA-C

Instructor

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2792

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-0800

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Zhirui Wang, PhD

Wang, Zhirui

Associate Professor of Surgery

Divisions: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Transplant Surgery

Phone: 303-724-8732

Kia Washington, MD, FACS

Washington, Kia M., MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery
Vice Chair of Diversity and Inclusion, Department of Surgery
Director of Research, Division of Plastic Surgery

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2795

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-0485

Reed E. Weiss, DNP, AGNP

Weiss, Reed E., DNP, AGNP

Senior Instructor

Division: Surgical Oncology

Phone: 720-848-0507

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Michael L. Wells, PA-C

Wells, Michael L., PA-C

Instructor

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2799

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Michael Weyant, MD

Weyant, Michael J., MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2800

Clinic/Patient Phone: 303-724-2808

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Christian A. Wheelock, PA-C

Wheelock, Christian A., PA-C

Instructor
Program Coordinator, Comprehensive Aortic Program

Division: Vascular Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2799

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Thomas Whitehill, MD

Whitehill, Thomas A., MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Section: Vascular Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2690

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Krzysztof Wikiel, MD, FACS

Wikiel, Krzysztof J., MD, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 720-723-6466

Hospital: Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Arek Wiktor, MD

Wiktor, Arek, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Director, University of Colorado Burn Center

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Section: Burn Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2728

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-0747

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Duncan Wilcox, MD

Wilcox, Duncan, MD

Professor of Surgery
Surgeon-in-Chief, Children's Hospital Colorado

Division: Urology

Academic Office Phone: 720-777-5084

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-777-3926

Hospital: Children's Hospital Colorado

Max Wohlauer, MD

Wohlauer, Max V., MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Vascular Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-2696

Clinic/Patient Phone: 800-827-2852

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital, Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Corrine Wong, MD

Wong, Corrine, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2792

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, Denver Health, University of Colorado Hospital

Franklin Wright, MD

Wright, Franklin, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2728

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Junwang Xu,PhD

Xu, Junwang, PhD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 303-724-8741

Jeniann Yi, MD

Yi, Jeniann, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Vascular Surgery

Phone: 303-724-2687

Hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital, Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Amanda Young, NP

Young, Amanda, NP

Instructor
Clinic Coordinator, Thoracic Oncology Multidisciplinary Clinic

Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Phone: 720-848-0147

Hospital: University of Colorado Hospital

Devin Zarkowsky, MD

Zarkowsky, Devin, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Vascular Surgery

Academic Office Phone: 303-724-7448

Clinic/Patient Phone: 720-848-5300

Hospitals: Children's Hospital Colorado, UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital, University of Colorado Hospital, Veterans Administration Medical Center (VA)

Carlos Zgheib, PhD

Zgheib, Carlos, PhD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 303-724-8743

Yuwen Zhu, PhD

Zhu, Yuwen, PhD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division: Surgical Oncology

Phone: 303-724-7950