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Types of care in Colorado

We help you get the right care at the right time.


Care options in Colorado

Learn about your various care options. Then, search for a provider or office location near you in Denver or the Pikes Peak region.

Our care and services

We offer primary care at more than 50 locations for family medicine and internal medicine. Services include ongoing care, checkups, and tests and treatments for minor injuries and illnesses.*

Our pediatricians offer care for children from birth to age 18. We have offices throughout Colorado, including Colorado Springs and Thorton.

Find a pediatrician near you

Call to make an appointment

For Optum East and Southwest locations, call 1-719-522-1134, TTY 711.

For Mountain View Medical Group locations:

Pediatric Saturday clinic for nonurgent care

When your little one or teen needs care on the weekend, count on Pediatric Specialists in Colorado Springs. We’re open when your pediatrician’s office is closed. We specialize in caring for infants, children and teens up to age 18.

Our Saturday clinic offers nonurgent care for concerns like:

  • Colds
  • Flu
  • Respiratory infections

We do not offer the services listed below on Saturday:

  • Labs
  • Shots
  • Physicals
  • X-rays (available for walk-ins during the week)

If your child needs this type of care, please call our office to make a weekday appointment.

Saturday hours are 8 a.m.–2 p.m., by appointment only. Call:

Urgent care clinic locations

If your child has a non-life-threatening illness or injury, urgent care clinics offer walk-in care. No appointment is needed.

For Colorado Springs locations:

For Monument:

We now provide mental health services at most of our primary care locations. Please call your doctor’s office to learn more.

We can help you with your Medicare Annual Wellness Visits and in-home visits.

Urgent care is for times when you need care right away for illnesses or injuries that aren’t life-threatening and your doctor isn’t available. Find urgent care locations in Colorado Springs and Denver. 

We have a full range of specialty care at locations across Colorado. In the Denver metro area, we offer care for:

  • Cardiology (heart and vascular problems)
  • Endocrinology (diabetes, hormonal imbalances and other metabolism diseases)
  • Gastroenterology (digestive diseases and conditions)
  • Neurology (brain, spinal cord and nerve conditions)
  • Pulmonology (lung diseases)
  • Rheumatology (musculoskeletal and autoimmune diseases)
  • Spine care (nerves, muscles and bones)
  • Sports medicine (sports injuries)

In the Pikes Peak region, our services include:

  • Dermatology (skin conditions)
  • Gastroenterology (digestive diseases and conditions)
  • Infusion therapy (outpatient)
  • Lab services (routine and specialized tests)
  • Neurology
  • Ob/gyn (reproductive health and care for all stages of life)
  • Orthopedics (bone and muscle problems)
  • Podiatry (foot-related conditions)
  • Pulmonology
  • Radiology (X-rays, CT scans, MRIs and ultrasounds)
  • Sleep medicine (help with sleep problems)

Some of our locations in Denver and the Pikes Peak region offer clinical studies. Talk to your doctor to find out if being part of a clinical study is right for you. 

Our Extensivist Program offers care for recently hospitalized Medicare Advantage patients for up to 90 days. We help you with chronic (long-term) illnesses and getting better after being in the hospital.

The goal of our program is to help you get better after being in the hospital so you can go back to seeing your primary care doctor.

Hospitalists are doctors who specialize in caring for patients in the hospital. They work with other doctors on your care team.

Hospitalist care is included with our medical care services in the Denver area.

About Annual Wellness Visits

Listen as one of our nurse practitioners talks about what an Annual Wellness Visit is and why it’s important.

Video: Expert Insights into Annual Wellness Visits | Optum

Expert help for sleep problems

Getting a good night’s sleep is important to your overall health. Our Sleep Center in Colorado Springs provides specialized care to help with your sleep problems, including sleep studies. 

Outpatient infusion therapy

Infusion therapy is when medicine or fluids are put directly into your bloodstream with an intravenous (IV) needle. The Optum Infusion Center in Colorado Springs is a relaxing place to get the outpatient care you need. 


Patient support

Schedule an appointment, pay a bill, learn more about our patient portals and find our contact information. 

*Types of care and online services vary by location. Check with your doctor’s office or health plan for specific information.