Practice Locations

UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave Aurora, CO 80045


Colby Simmons, DO



Practice Locations

UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave, Aurora, CO 80045


UCHealth Ambulatory Surgery Center - Cherry Creek Medical Center
100 Cook Street Suite 500, Denver, CO 80206


Provider Expertise

Clinical Interest for Patients

My clinical focus is delivering anethesia for neurosurgical patients as well as management of intra-operative neurophysiology.

Care Philosophy

To provide the highest level of anesthetic care to all patients at all times. To treat patients with the same level of care that I would expect for myself or any member of my family.


  • Anesthesiology

Interests & Activities

Personal Interests

My personal interests include global anesthesia and the development of programs to increase anesthesia capacity in low-income countries. As well, I am interested in maximizing operating efficiency to improve utilization.

Education & Training

Medical Schools

DO, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine (2013)

Undergraduate Schools

BS, Missouri State University (MO) (2005)

Graduate Schools

MBA, Rockhurst University (2013)

Residency Program

University of Colorado (2017)


University of Colorado (2018)

Research & Grants


Improving Efficiency in Burn Unit Turnover: A Multidisciplinary Approach (2018)

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