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2018 Family Favorites: Health and Wellness

When your family’s health is a concern, finding a professional you can trust is essential. Leave the guesswork out of things with these pediatricians, hospitals, and specialists.

Hospital or Health Clinic

Top Five
Winner: Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children

The board-certified experts at Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children understand that kids and their individual needs are incredibly unique. That is why their facilities, supplies, methodologies, and more than 300 board-certified subspecialists focus specifically on the health and wellness of kids and their families through the entire healing process. 11 Colorado locations. 720-754-1000.


Top Five
Winner: Kids Choice Dental

Kids Choice Dental has been serving children and families since 2005 in their state-of-the-art facilities. The staff goes the extra mile to make sure that their patients are comfortable and happy with the results. They have Saturday hours for the convenience of families. Four Colorado locations.

Family Therapist

Top Five
Winner: The Marriage and Family Clinic

Improve and heal yourself, your family, marriage, and children with the informed and passionate counselors at The Marriage and Family Clinic. Trained at graduate programs regulated by the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE), these therapists have the background and desire to better your life. Follow their blog or subscribe to their newsletter for free tips and insights. 12050 N. Pecos St., Suite 170, Westminster. 720-648-8285.


Top Five
Winner: Kids Choice Vision

Kids Choice Vision services children and adults in clean offices with modern diagnostic equipment. Affordable and comprehensive exams prevent and treat eye disorders and diseases. During exams, the optometrists also check visual skills and abilities that can affect learning and other aspects of a child’s life. Multiple locations across the Front Range.


Top Five
Winner: Integrative Pediatric Health Care

The nurse practitioners that own and operate IPHC have extensive knowledge of children’s overall health, enabling them to properly analyze ailments and make connections to other aspects of the body for a speedy recovery. Their holistic approach to treatment plans works in tandem with their collaboration between patient and practitioner. 1610 E. Girard Pl., Suite M, Englewood. 720-399-7666.

Urgent Care

Top Five*
Winner: Children’s Hospital Colorado

Children’s Hospital Colorado Urgent Care provides immediate access to pediatric experts when your pediatrician isn’t available. Visit to find the urgent or emergency location closest to you. Call the ParentSmart Healthline at 720-777-0123 to get free health care advice from registered nurses 24/7. Seven Colorado locations.

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Natural and Homeopathic Health

Top Five
Winner: Integrated Health Center

The team at Integrated Health Center utilizes eight different services to combat the ever-evolving health challenges that families can face. Patients are able to receive treatment ranging from acupuncture and herbs to cranial electrotherapy. Counseling and monthly Wellness Workshops offer a way to heal body and mind. 7286 S. Yosemite St., Suite 150, Centennial. 303-220-7319.


Top Five
Winner: All About Braces

The board-certified/eligible doctors at All About Braces use the latest technology in a collaborative approach to provide compassionate, family-friendly, world-class care at affordable prices. Supported by the most accredited team in the country, their treatments range from traditional metal and ceramic braces to cutting-edge Invisalign and in-office clear aligners. Six Colorado locations.

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