Practice Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
13123 East 16th Ave Aurora, CO 80045


Lauren Treat, MD

Child Neurology

Board Certified


Practice Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
13123 East 16th Ave, Aurora, CO 80045


Provider Expertise

Care Philosophy

Dr. Treat is a child neurologist who has special training in caring for individuals with life-limiting and life-altering diseases. She participates in both general neurology and pediatric palliative care clinics, working with families to help balance the impact of disease and treatments with overall quality of life. Her focus is on helping individuals with serious illness live as well as possible for as long as possible.


  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Child Neurology ( 2018 )

Conditions & Treatments

  • Brain and Nervous System

    Cerebral Palsy, Epilepsy, Traumatic and Acquired Brain Injuries

Interests & Activities

Volunteer Activities

Dr. Treat serves on committees to help promote neurology education and serious illness communication in future generations of doctors.

Education & Training

Medical Schools

MD, Mayo Medical School (2013)

Undergraduate Schools

BA, University of Puget Sound (WA) (2007)

Residency Program

University of Colorado (Children's Hospital Colorado) Program (2018)


University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2019)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Member

American Academy of Neurology, Member

Child Neurology Society, Member

information for referring providers

Referral Contact Phone


Clinical Interests for Referring Providers

Dr. Treat's clinical interests include helping families affected by neurologic disease clarify their goals and values as they seek medical care. This includes help with navigating treatment options, including gastrostomy tube and tracheostomy placement, considering clinical trial participation, and creating advance care plans.