COVID-19 Guidelines

To protect patients, visitors and health care workers, we have implemented the following procedures:
  • Non-urgent medical appointments should be rescheduled or converted to telehealth visits.
  • Any patient checking in must tell staff and ask for a mask if they have: A fever, cold symptoms (cough, sore throat, runny nose, shortness of breath); Flu symptoms (fever, chills, body aches, etc.).
  • Anyone under 16 years of age NOT being seen as a patient is restricted from visiting any area.
  • Visitor restrictions are in place. Please call to inquire about exceptions.

For general information, please visit the Colorado COVID-19 website

Thank you for doing your part to help keep everyone as safe and healthy as possible.

Dennis Matthews, MD
Professor, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Fischahs Chair Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
Clinic (720) 777-2806
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Gender: Male
Languages: English
Department, Section/Division: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Practice Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
13123 East 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
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Children's Hospital Colorado - Colorado Springs
4090 Briargate Pkwy
Colorado Springs, CO 80920
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Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital
  • Children's Hospital Colorado
Center Affiliations

Specialty Information

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Neuromuscular Medicine, Board Certification (2006)
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine, Board Certification (2003)
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Board Certification (1979)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Brain and Nervous System
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Child and Teen Health
  • Rehabilitation Therapy
Clinical Interest for Patients
My clinical interests include Pediatric Brain Injuries, Cerebral Palsy, Muscular Dystrophy, Spasticity in Children with Neuromuscular Disorders, Traumatic Brain Injury and Gait and Motion Analysis.

Care Philosophy
I strive to provide the best care for my patients. My goal is to maximize their function and improve their quality of life and participation in the community.

Personal Interests
Travel Sports Outdoor activities

Volunteer Activities
MDA Association

Public Speaking
Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Cerebral Palsy Neuromuscular Diseases



Information for Referring Providers

Clinical Interests for Referring Providers
Pediatric Brain Injury, Cerebral Palsy, Muscular Dystrophy, Spasticity in Children with Neuromuscular Disorders, Traumatic Brain Injury, Gait and Motion Analysis

Research Interest for Referring Providers
Gait and Motion Analysis Neuromuscular diseases

Clinic Phone: (720) 777-2806, (720) 777-5805
Fax Phone: (720) 777-7297
Office Phone: (720) 777-3907

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