Children's Hospital Colorado

Michael Handler, MD Appointed as New Associate Surgeon-In-Chief

Children's Hospital Colorado | March 15, 2016
Associate Surgeon-In-Chief Michael Handler, MD
Associate Surgeon-In-Chief Michael Handler, MD

Children’s Hospital Colorado President and CEO Jena Hausmann and Timothy Crombleholme, MD announced the appointment of Michael Handler, MD, McMurry Seebaum Chair in Pediatric Neurosurgery, as the Associate Surgeon-In-Chief (ASIC) for the Division of Surgery this week.

As ASIC, Dr. Handler will manage the day-to-day operations for the Division of Surgery. Drs. Handler and Crombleholme will partner closely to represent the surgeons at Children’s Colorado who serve our patients and families.

Dr. Handler has a long history at Children’s Colorado, the School of Medicine and University Physicians, Inc. and has prior experience as Interim SIC at Children’s Colorado.

We congratulate and welcome Dr. Handler to his new role as ASIC. His leadership, expertise, and dedication to excellence and innovation will continue to help move Children’s Colorado forward!