Dr. Matthew Claussen, MD

Dr. Matthew Claussen, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Matthew Claussen, MD is a family medicine specialist in Highlands Ranch, CO and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado Health Science Center in 1994 and specializes in family medicine, adolescent medicine, and more.Read his story

9331 S Colorado Blvd Ste 200

Highlands Ranch, CO 80126

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
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Dr. Claussen's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Claussen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Claussen "Matt Claussen, MD, received his medical degree from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, Colorado. He completed his residency and Boards Certification specializing in family medicine at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Swedish Family Medicine Residency Program. Dr. Claussen is a co-founder of Aspen Family Care, established in 1997. He serves as the practice's co-medical director and enjoys all of the aspects and challenges of family medicine. He believes in an active approach to health and in developing close and trusting relationships with his patients. He brings more than 14 years of experience to the practice. Dr. Claussen provides preventive and acute care for newborns, children, adolescents and adults. Dr. Claussen particularly enjoys sports medicine, adolescent medicine and performing procedures, such as skin biopsies, laceration repairs and laser/phototherapy treatment for various skin conditions. Additionally, he has over 14 years of experience in performing vasectomies. He utilizes minimally invasive techniques to provide fast recovery with minimal downtime. Dr. Claussen is a member of the American Academy of Family Practice (A.A.F.P.), American Medical Association, Colorado Medical Society, Swedish Medical Center Primary Care Advisory Committee, Phi Beta Kappa, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Senior Clinical Faculty Member for Family Medicine and Red Rocks Community College Primary Care Tract Clinical Instructor for Physician Assistants. He continues ongoing training and certification with the American Board of Family Practice. Dr. Claussen received his second board certification in Aesthetic Medicine with the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine in 2011. Dr. Claussen, along with Dr. Pechacek, are the only two physicians in Colorado to have attained this distinct certification. Dr. Claussen resides in Denver and enjoys outdoor activities including sports, running biking, hiking, skiing, photography, painting, music, playing guitar, and gardening."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Claussen "Your health is our priority at Aspen Family Care. Established in 1997, our mission is to partner with you to provide the highest quality healthcare, while maintaining a focus on wellness, prevention of illness, communication, and education. We believe that treating the whole person, body, mind, and spirit, is crucial for providing superior healthcare and enhancing the quality of your life. We recognize that no two people are the same and that the best healthcare respects your individual desires and needs.

We provide preventive care in addition to acute and chronic injury and illness care for infants, children, adolescents, and adults. We utilize the latest medical technology and knowledge for accurate diagnosis and treatment.  For conditions that require special needs, we actively assist you to coordinate care with top specialists in Colorado and throughout the U.S."

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9  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Adult Medicine
  • Child & Adolescent Medicine
  • Cosmetic Medicine
  • General Medical Practice
  • Men's Health Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Women's Health Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

19  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Vasectomy
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

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 Colorado
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Colorado Health Science Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Swedish Family Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Swedish Family Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Matthew Claussen, MD
I've been going to Dr. Claussen for about 10 years now and will continue too as long as possible. I have always found him to be very conscientious and leaving nothing to chance in my care. He has never been at a loss when answering my questions and explains things in way that is easy to...Read More
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