Children's Hospital Colorado
Andy Sirotnak, MD
Child Abuse

Andy Sirotnak, MD

Director, Child Protection Team



Meet Andy Sirotnak, MD

Family and child evaluation for suspected maltreatment must always include family support and education about the behavioral and emotional impacts of child maltreatment. My pediatric based approach is always family centered care delivered with sensitivity and empathy.

Get to know his background

Our clinic is a regional trusted resource for families who have concerns about abuse or neglect.

Undergraduate 1985

University of Scranton (PA)

Medical School 1989

Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University

Residency 1991

Jefferson Medical College/duPont Hospital for Children Program, Pediatrics

Residency 1993

University of Colorado, Pediatrics

Fellowship 1994

University of Colorado, Child Abuse Pediatrics

University Service 2006

Outstanding Dedication and Service to the Residency Recruitment and Selection Committee
Department of Pediatrics

Professional Contribution Award 2006

Platte Valley Children's Alliance
Platte Valley Children's Alliance

Champions In Healthcare 2007

Denver Business Journal

President of Medical Staff 2010

President Medical Staff, Children's Hospital Colorado for 2010-2012
Children's Hospital Colorado

Kempe Professional Award 2012

Kempe Foundation

Award For Outstanding Service In Educational Excellence 2016

Awarded by leadership at the Annual Leadership Forum to SOCAN Executive Committee and Chair
American Academy of Pediatrics

Top Doctor in Denver 2017

Voted a 5280 best doctor by my peers- every year from 2009-2017 - in response to the question, "Which physician would you trust to treat you and your family?"
5280 Magazine

For Patients:
My scholarly work is focused on the effective treatment of child abuse trauma, the education of professionals to help them identify and prevent abuse in clinical practice, and on advocacy for all effected by the issues of child maltreatment.
For Referring Providers:
My career interests are in the evaluation and prevention of child abuse injuries, the effective education of professional about child abuse, and in advocacy for the issue.

Director, Child Protection Team