Children's Hospital Colorado

The Child Health Clinic

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About the Child Health Clinic

The Child Health Clinic comprehensive primary care services for children living in the Denver metropolitan area, from birth to adolescence. Outpatient appointments are available to infants, children and adolescents up to 18 years of age.

Services in the Child Health Clinic emphasize disease prevention, health maintenance and providing your child with a medical home. We have over 75 physicians, nurses, residents and nurse practitioners committed to provide your child with expert care.

Why choose the Child Health Clinic for your child?

  • Our providers are committed to improving the health of children, educating future pediatricians and conducting important clinical research to promote healthier children.
  • Our comprehensive programs include a national model of behavioral health partners within our clinic. This provides essential behavioral and mental health services on-site.
  • Our new state-of-the-art facility supports a team approach to your child’s care. Your child will receive a “pod,” which is where your child’s care team (providers, nurse and medical assistant) will be able to get to know your child’s and family’s unique needs.
  • We accept almost any insurance, including Medicaid and Colorado Access.

Services offered

  • Preventive care including immunizations, health and sports physicals and development checks.
  • Acute visits for when your child is ill
  • 24/7 hour coverage through our After-Hours Service
  • Breastfeeding/lactation services
  • Hearing and vision screening
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Screening tests and other necessary laboratory testing
  • Social worker and a Medical Legal Program
  • Nationally recognized programs, such as Reach Out and Read and Bright Beginnings
  • Fully integrated co-located mental health services, including consultations with behavioral health and psychiatry specialists
  • Specialized providers/clinics for breastfeeding, obesity, headaches and asthma

Contact us

The Child Health Clinic is located at our new Health Pavilion, located at 860 North Potomac Circle in Aurora. The new location is approximately one mile south of the Anschutz Medical Campus. A free shuttle runs between Anschutz Medical Campus and the Ronald McDonald House (next door to the Health Pavilion) and is available on demand. To request a shuttle, call 720-313-9357.

Children's Colorado in the news

  • Colorado Public Radio
    Student mental health crisis as a result of COVID-19
    abril 05, 2021

    Kate Hartman is a 7th-grader in Denver and a patient ambassador for Children’s Colorado. She struggled with mental health issues in the past, and like many students her age, felt sad and isolated during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read her story and why it’s important for kids and parents to seek connectedness during this time. 

  • 7News
    New olfactory training clinic helps kids who had COVID-19
    marzo 18, 2021

    Children’s Colorado is now studying children who lost their sense of smell or taste due to COVID-19 by testing their ability to smell strong scents like peppermint. Learn why gathering this data will contribute to our overall understanding of COVID-19 and whether your child qualifies for the new olfactory training clinic.

  • Colorado Sun
    Coronavirus has stolen some kids’ sense of smell, and it stinks
    febrero 22, 2021

    A new clinic and study opening at Children’s Colorado in March will focus on helping teens and children age 5 and older regain their sense of smell after a coronavirus infection. Dr. Kenny Chan explains how "olfaction training" may help.