Children's Hospital Colorado

Our hours and services have changed. / Nuestro horario y servicios han cambiado.

As of Oct. 1, we no longer have an emergency department at Uptown. This location is urgent care-only and is no longer a 24/7 facility. For pediatric emergency care, please visit our nearest emergency department at the Anschutz Medical Campus. If you believe your child is experiencing a life-threatening emergency, call 911.

A partir del 1ro. de octubre, ya no contamos con sala de urgencias en Uptown. Esta ubicación solamente dispondrá de un centro de atención urgente y ya no ofrecerá servicio las 24 horas, los 7 días la semana. Para la atención de urgencias pediátricas, por favor, diríjase a la sala de urgencias más cercana en el complejo hospitalario de Anschutz en AuroraSi cree que su hijo tiene una emergencia potencialmente mortal, por favor, llame al 911.

Urgent and Outpatient Specialty Care, Uptown Denver


1830 Franklin Street
Denver, CO 80218





Urgent care:
Monday through Friday, 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Specialty clinic (by appointment only):
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Children's Hospital Colorado in uptown Denver provides kids in the Denver metro area with pediatric urgent care every day of the week. Staffed by Children's Colorado experts, our urgent care locations allow you to get the same quality pediatric care you’ve come to trust in a close, convenient location.

At our location in Uptown, we also offer weekday specialty care clinics accessible with a referral from your child’s primary care doctor. All of our specialists have received extra training and certification in their pediatric specialty to treat kids of all ages – from infants and toddlers to tweens and teens.

Children's Colorado’s Uptown Denver urgent care is located at the northeast corner of 18th Avenue and Franklin Street, close to downtown Denver.


Pediatric Urgent Care
Pediatric Outpatient Specialty Care
Diagnostics and Imaging
Outpatient Lab Services


Please call ahead to confirm that the specific service you need is available at this location.

Audiology, Speech and Learning Care
Allergy and Immunology Center
Breastfeeding Management Clinic
Breathing Institute
Digestive Health Institute
Ear, Nose and Throat
Heart Institute
Neuroscience Institute
Nutrition Care
Orthopedics Institute
Rehabilitation Medicine
Sleep Medicine
Sports Medicine
Urgent Care

Directions and parking

Map of Children's Hospital Colorado's Uptown location at Franklin and 18th Avenue, near Saint Joseph Hospital, in Denver.

We are located at the northeast corner of 18th Avenue and Franklin Street. You'll see the Children's Colorado "Balloon Boy" logo on the windows.

Turn into the parking garage and follow the signs to our entrance. Short-term parking is available on the first floor of the parking structure for families with children in need of urgent care.