Dr. Jaren Riley, MD

Dr. Jaren Riley, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
41 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Jaren Riley, MD is a pediatric orthopedic surgery specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 14 years. He specializes in pediatric orthopedic surgery and pediatric sports medicine.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

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Spine Deformities
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more than 94% of peers

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Dr. Riley's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Riley "Jaren Riley, MD, specializes in pediatric orthopedic surgery at Rocky Mountain Pediatric Orthopedics. He is passionate about helping children enjoy a smooth recovery and return to living healthy, active lives. In addition to pediatric orthopedic surgery, Dr. Riley is experienced in dealing with adolescent sports injuries and scoliosis and treating hip-related conditions."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Riley "Our goal at Rocky Mountain Pediatric Orthopedics is to get kids back to being kids as quickly as possible. That means traveling with them on the road to recovery or The Road to Get Up and Go. Kids are active, with developing bones and complicated growth cycles that, when compromised, can easily require an expert in pediatric orthopedics to help them heal, grow and return to their busy lives. The specialists at Rocky Mountain Pediatric Orthopedics are board-certified/eligible and recognized leaders in providing care for complex musculoskeletal disorders, as well as common childhood injuries. No matter how an injury occurs, your child will benefit from our medical expertise in treating pediatric orthopedic and sports injuries, as well as congenital differences. We provide experienced diagnosis, comprehensive treatment and extensive parent and child education, all in an environment where kids can feel safe and cared for and even have a little fun!"


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2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

72  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bunion
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hernia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture


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31  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • ACL Surgery
  • Arm Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Fracture Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Primary Children's Hospital - Shriners Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Riley has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Riley's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Riley to family and friends
40 total reviews (24 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

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Dr. Riley's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (24)

Great job by Dr. Riley! Our son had a challenging elbow injury from high school sports and Dr. Riley did an awesome job with him. Strongly recommend for adolescent sports injuries. Thank you!
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If I could give 10 stars, I would! I loved the office, the staff and the wait time was next to zero! They fit me in so I didn't have to wait for days or weeks to be seen. But my favorite part of the experience was when Dr. Riley walked into the room. He spoke to my 3 year old with such care and...more
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Thank you for taking a moment to share such kind words. We will be sure to recognize the team for exceeding expectations!

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Thank you for taking such great care of my daughter . She had major surgery and the Dr and staff were amazing . I belive my daughters quick recovery is due to the skill and expertise of Dr Riley and his exceptional staff..
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Dr. Riley is hands down the BEST doctor! Throughout numerous office visits and one surgery, Dr. Riley has been consistently patient, kind, thorough, and skilled while attending to our 16 year old son. He values our sons input and is respectful of his age and feelings. As parents, we feel...more
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WOW -- what a great doc. He was kind and helpful to my 14 year old granddaughter. She was immediately comfortable with him. Great communicator with kids. Appreciated his conservative approach to treatment while explaining the next steps in the event initial treatment does not...more
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