Dr. Giancarlo Checa MD Anesthesiologist

Dr. Giancarlo Checa is an anesthesiologist in Greenwood Village, Colorado and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Exempla Saint Joseph Hospital and Medical Center of Aurora. He received his medical degree from University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and has been in practice for 13 years. Dr. Checa accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 145 doctors at Exempla Saint Joseph Hospital and one of 101 at Medical Center of Aurora who specialize in Anesthesiology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Anesthesiologist: Pain Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Exempla St Joseph Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 2001–2002

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Anesthesiology, 2002–2005

University of California at San Francisco
Fellowship, Pain Medicine, 2007–2008

University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
Class of 2001

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Anesthesiology
Certified in Anesthesiology

American Board of Anesthesiology
Certified in Pain Medicine

CO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Publications & Presentations

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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