Children's Hospital Colorado

It's Different at the Top

Children's Hospital Colorado | September 09, 2022

Yet again our Children’s Hospital Colorado doctors in Colorado Springs were recognized by Colorado Springs Magazine as being at the top of their game. Our hospital system is already recognized as #1 in the state and recognized as a top ten best children's hospital in the nation. The reason our hospital and our providers are able to gain such accolades year over year is because here, it's different.

Recognizing the dedication and skill of our providers, Colorado Springs Magazine named 43 of our Colorado Springs doctors to its 2022 Top Doctors list. They swept an unprecedented 15 categories. No matter the specialty, they have been challenged more than ever, yet their resolve has been unwavering. Our doctors work tirelessly – and seamlessly across disciplines – to provide the best care possible for each patient. Congratulations to these dedicated providers and their teams. We are humbled by your service to the Children’s Colorado mission.

About Colorado Springs' top doctors 

Each year, Colorado Springs Magazine surveys doctors in the El Paso County Medical Society to learn who they would recommend if they or a family member needed care. The following Children's Colorado physicians were recognized in the 2022 Top Doctors list.

We congratulate them all.

Allergy and Immunology

  • Eric Caplan, MD

Anatomical and Clinical Pathology


        • Elizabeth Piantanida, MD

        General and Critical Care Surgery

        General and Trauma Surgery

        General Surgery

        Gynecologic and Breast Pathology


          Hospice & Palliative Medicine

          • Leslie McLean, MD

            Neurological Surgery

                Obstetrics & Gynecology, Maternal Fetal Medicine

                • Laura Klein, MD


                Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

                Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

                  Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand Surgery

                  Pediatric Anesthesiology

                  Pediatric Cardiology

                  Pediatric Gastroenterology

                  • A. John Yazdi, MD

                  Pediatric Internal Medicine

                  Pediatric Neurosurgery

                  Pediatric Ophthalmology

                  Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

                  Pediatric Otolaryngology

                  Pediatric Surgery

                  Pediatric Urology


                    Plastic Surgery

                    Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

                    • Rebecca Berghorst, MD

                    Radiation Oncology

                    Sports Medicine