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Dennis J. Matthews, MD

Healthcare Provider
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
School of Medicine, University of Colorado
Building 500 - 13001 E. 17th Place
Campus Box C290, Room E135
Aurora, Colorado, United States

Dr. Dennis Matthews, MD, is a neuromuscular medicine doctor who practices in Aurora, Colorado. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 42 years. His clinical interests include pediatric brain injuries, cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, spasticity in children with neuromuscular disorders, traumatic brain injury, and gait and motion analysis.

Dr. Matthews is affiliated with University of Colorado Hospital – Anschutz Inpatient Pavilion and Children’s Hospital Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.  


Representative Publications:

Prevalence of Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophies in the United States

Application of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health system to symptoms of the Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophies

Perceived quality of life among caregivers of children with a childhood-onset dystrophinopathy: a double ABCX model of caregiver stressors and perceived resources