The remarkable expertise and compassion of our Children's Colorado providers continues to inspire us. This dedication has once again merited their recognition in 5280 Magazine's annual Top Doctors issue, an incredible 30th appearance.
This year, we celebrate 119 of our exceptional doctors who made the list and swept 12 categories, demonstrating our team's expertise across many specialties. We are particularly proud of our cancer research team's groundbreaking work. Their innovation in smart CAR-T cell therapy is a promising, targeted treatment that has shown success with leukemia.
Join us in celebrating our outstanding providers. Their relentless efforts, integral to our mission, make the extraordinary possible. To see their achievements and learn more, view the full list of our Top Docs or access 5280’s online listings. Their daily commitment inspires us all and reaffirms our dedication to providing unparalleled care for our patients and families.
The following Children's Colorado physicians were recognized on 5280's 2023 Top Doctors list:
Allergy and Immunology
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Clinical Genetics and Genomics
Complex General Surgical Oncology
Complex Pediatric Otolaryngology
Interventional and Diagnostic Radiology
Maternal and Fetal Medicine
Neurology (special qualifications in child neurology)
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Pediatric Infectious Disease
Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine
Sarah Albert, MD
Mandy Allison, MD
Larissa Applegate, MD
Sharisse Arnold Rehring, MD
Leeanne Coakley, MD
Brandon Davison-Tracy, MD
Matthew Dorighi, MD
Ellen Elias, MD
Regina English, MD
Richard Gustafson, MD
Michelle Jacobson, MD
Sorenna Kirkegaard, MD
Deniz Kolozs, MD
Bryan Kono, MD
Tamara Kusek, MD
Noah Makovsky, MD
Jody Mathie, MD
Vongpheth McCarthy, MD
Amy Nash, MD
Plastic Surgery (within the head and neck)
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Children’s Colorado doctors also swept 12 categories, including clinical genetics & genomics; complex general surgical oncology; complex pediatric otolaryngology; developmental-behavioral pediatrics; neurology (special qualifications in child neurology); pediatric critical care; pediatric endocrinology; pediatric gastroenterology; pediatric infectious disease; pediatric nephrology; pediatric rheumatology; and pediatric urology.
The doctors listed are based at Children's Hospital Colorado or have medical staff privileges. Children's Colorado's medical staff includes University of Colorado School of Medicine faculty as well as community-based providers, and we congratulate them all.