Practice Locations

UCHealth Anschutz Outpatient Pavilion - Anschutz Medical Campus
1635 Aurora Ct Aurora, CO 80045


Marius Birlea, MD


Board Certified


Practice Locations

UCHealth Anschutz Outpatient Pavilion - Anschutz Medical Campus
1635 Aurora Ct, Aurora, CO 80045


UCHealth Neurosciences Center - Anschutz Medical Campus
1635 Aurora Ct 4th Floor, Aurora, CO 80045


Provider Expertise

Clinical Interest for Patients

My many clinical interest include any head and face pain conditions, viral infections of the nervous system, low/high spinal fluid pressure conditions as well as stroke or neurological disorders that are post traumatic, inflammatory or involve peripheral nervous system

Care Philosophy

I dedicate all my attention to the patient in front of me and is always my pleasure to be available whenever possible with questions or concerns.


  • Neurology ( 2011 )

Conditions & Treatments

  • Brain and Nervous System

    Chiari Malformation, Meningitis, Migraine, Neuromuscular Diseases, Neurovascular Conditions, Spine Diseases and Conditions, Stroke, Traumatic and Acquired Brain Injuries, Trigeminal Neuralgia

  • Infections


Interests & Activities

Personal Interests

Whenever possible, I love spending time with my family (wife and two children) and reading, listening to music, playing soccer.

Volunteer Activities

Raising awareness on migraine

Education & Training

Medical Schools

MD, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Iuliu Hatieganu, Cluj Napoca, Romania (1994)


New York Medical College (Metropolitan) Program (2008)

Residency Program

University of Colorado (2011)


University of Colorado (2013)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Neurology, Member

American Headache Society (AHS), Member

American Neurological Association, Member

International Headache Society (IHS), Member

International Society for Neurovirology (ISN), Member

Research & Grants

Research Interests for Patients

Headache and inflammation, infectious causes of headache, behavioral implications with headache headache and associated cardio-vascular problems, headache after trauma, low and high cerebrospinal fluid disorders

information for referring providers

Referral Contact Phone

(720) 848-2080

Clinical Interests for Referring Providers

I have a passion for any type of headache disorders (primary or secondary) especially Migraine, and other pain conditions. I am also interested in herpes viral infections of the Nervous System and low/high cerebrospinal fluid pressure conditions. My clinical interests include neurovascular and peripheral nervous system disorders as well as inflammatory and posttraumatic conditions.

Research Interest for Referring Providers

My main research interest is the study of inflammation possibly associated with head pain, including potential involvement of alphaherpes viruses in headache syndromes. I have also had a constant interest in the epidemiology of headache and cardiovascular comorbidities and complications,low and high cerebrospinal fluid disorders as well as posttraumatic headache.