Dan Pollyea, MD, MS
Associate Professor, Medicine-Hematology

Clinical Director of Leukemia Services
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Gender: Male
Languages: English
Department, Section/Division: Medicine-Hematology

Practice Locations

UCHealth Blood Disorders and Cell Therapies Center - Anschutz Medical Campus
1665 Aurora Court
3rd floor, Anschutz Cancer Pavilion
Aurora, CO 80045
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UCH - Anschutz Inpatient Pavilion
12605 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
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Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital
Center Affiliations

Specialty Information

  • Hematology, Board Certification (2010)
  • Internal Medicine, Board Certification (2006,2016)
  • Internal Medicine - Medical Oncology, Board Certification (2011)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Blood / Lymphatic System
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancers
  • Leukemia (Adult Acute)
  • Leukemia (Adult Chronic)
  • Lymphoma
Clinical Interest for Patients
Optimal management of leukemias and their complications

Care Philosophy
I believe in finding the best, most cutting edge treatments to personalize care for my patients

Personal Interests
Dr. Pollyea received his MD degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. He stayed at the University of Chicago Hospital for his residency in Internal Medicine and served as Chief Medical Resident at Cook County Hospital. He then completed his fellowship training in Hematology and Oncology at Stanford University, where he also completed a Masters degree in Epidemiology with an emphasis on biostatistics and clinical trial design. In 2011 he came to the University of Colorado where he is currently the Clinical Director of Leukemia Services. Dr. Pollyea has served as the Principal Investigator of multiple early-phase clinical trials, and has received funding for his work from the American Society of Hematology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. He has over 80 peer-reviewed publications and has spoken at many national and international meetings.

Public Speaking
I am a frequent speaker to colleagues and patients on subjects related to AML, MDS and MPNs

Information for Referring Providers

Clinical Interests for Referring Providers
I am involved in clinical and translational research around the characterization and understanding of leukemia stem cells, and value communication with patients and referring providers

Clinic Phone: (720) 848-6400

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