Children's Hospital Colorado

Urgent, Emergency and Outpatient Specialty Care, Uptown Denver


1830 Franklin Street
Denver, CO 80218





Emergency: 24/7

Urgent Care: 7 a.m. – midnight, 7 days a week

Specialty Clinic Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Children's Hospital Colorado, Uptown Denver, provides the Denver area with pediatric emergency care 24/7 and urgent care from 7 a.m. – midnight daily, staffed by Children's Colorado's experts. This allows you to get the same quality pediatric care you've come to trust, at critical times right uptown.

We also provide inpatient care for kids, and only kids. This helps make your hospital stay less stressful and provides faster diagnosis, so your child can get home more quickly. Plus, each of our private patient rooms features family-style conveniences to make a hospital visit easier on kids and their families.

Located at the northeast corner of 18th Ave. and Franklin Street in uptown Denver, we offer daytime specialty care clinics accessible through a referral from your primary care doctor. All of our specialists have received extra training and certification in their pediatric specialty to treat infants, toddlers, tweens and teens.


24/7 Emergency Care
Urgent Care
Outpatient Specialty Care
Observation and Inpatient Care up to 72 hours
Diagnostics and Imaging
Outpatient Lab Services


Breathing Institute
Digestive Health Institute
Ear, Nose and Throat
Heart Institute
Neuroscience Institute

Directions and parking

Map of Children's Hospital Colorado's Uptown location at Franklin and 18th Avenue, near Saint Joseph Hospital, in Denver.Located at the northeast corner of 18th Ave. and Franklin Streets. You'll see Children's Hospital Colorado "Balloon Boy" logo on the windows.

Turn right into the parking garage, and follow the signs to our entrance. Short-term parking is available on the first floor of the parking structure for families with emergencies.