Christine Waasdorp Hurtado, MD


Digestive Liver and Pancreas

Related Departments

Digestive Health Institute


Teri Li Education Award
Awarding Body: NASPGHAN
Date: 2013
Description: Award for education of Pediatric Gastroenterologists

Biography & Interests

Care Philosophy

I strive to provide the best care for my patients and their families. I believe in treating the person as a whole and work to understand the roles of nutrition and stress in health.

Clinical Interests

My many clinical interests in general gastroenterology include gastroesophageal reflux, celiac disease, eosinophilic esophagitis, inflammatory bowel disease, chronic abdominal pain and endoscopy

Research Interests

My research interests are currently focused on pH Impedence evaluation of gastroesophageal reflux.

Volunteer Activities

I support Pikes Peak Children's Museum in Colorado Springs, serving on their board of directors from 2011-2014. I am passionate about supporting the education of children and believe a children's museum would significantly contribute to our community.

Education & Training

Medical Schools

University of Vermont  - Medicine (2000)


National Capital Consortium (Walter Reed) Program  - (1998)

Residency Program

National Capital Consortium  - Pediatrics (2003)


University of Colorado School of Medicine  - Pediatric Gastroenterology (2010)

Graduate Schools

University of Colorado Denver  - (2010)


National Association Pediatric Gastroenterologist, Hepatologists and Nutritionists - Member
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) - Member

Primary Location

4125 Briargate Parkway

Colorado Springs CO, 80920

(719) 305-9030

(719) 305-9031


Children’s Colorado Urgent and Outpatient Specialty Care at Briargate, Colorado Springs