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Specializes in Occupational Medicine, Family Medicine
12790 W Alameda Parkway; Suite A
Lakewood, CO
 

Dr. Clarence Ellis' areas of specialization are occupational medicine and family medicine. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Ellis graduated from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine.

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Specializes in Occupational Medicine, Urgent Care
255 Union Boulevard; Suite 300
Lakewood, CO
 

Dr. John Gray practices occupational medicine and urgent care. Dr. Gray is affiliated with the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth). He studied medicine at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Occupational Medicine, Internal Medicine
770 Simms Street; Suite 100
Golden, CO
 

Dr. James Fox is a specialist in occupational medicine. He graduated from the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. He trained at St. Joseph's Hospital for his residency. Dr. Fox is affiliated with Centura Health.

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Specializes in Public Health & General Preventive Medicine
1801 19th Street
Golden, CO
 

Dr. Mark Johnson is a specialist in public health & general preventive medicine. He works in Golden, CO. He graduated from Loma Linda University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Occupational Medicine
770 Simms Street; Suite 100
Golden, CO
 

Specializes in Occupational Medicine
4775 Easley Road
Golden, CO
 

Specializes in Occupational Medicine
770 Simms Street; Suite 100
Golden, CO
 

Specializes in Occupational Medicine
770 Simms Street; Suite 100
Golden, CO
 

Specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Sports Medicine, Preventive Medicine
390 Union Boulevard; #650
Lakewood, CO
 

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What is Preventive Medicine?

Preventive medicine is, in broad terms, medical care that keeps people healthy. So in a sense, all doctors practice preventive medicine. However, it is also a recognized medical specialty that promotes well-being for communities and populations. Preventive medicine specialists study the conditions and behaviors (such as obesity or smoking) that cause disease. They may make policy decisions (such as on food safety or seatbelt use) that help keep communities safe. Treating a population as a whole, they work to promote health and prevent sickness or death.

There are three main subspecialties within preventive medicine. They are:
  • Aerospace Medicine: Often applied in a military setting, these physicians care for crew and passengers in air or space vehicles.
  • Occupational Medicine: These specialists protect safe workplaces and the health of people at work.
  • Public Health: These specialists promote health within larger communities, for example by educating the public about chronic illness, or promoting vaccinations.

Some preventive medicine specialists work ‘on the ground,’ seeing and treating patients. Others work in government or organization offices. Wherever they are, preventive medicine specialists must have a wide medical knowledge base, including infectious disease, occupational health, health care management, epidemiology, and others.

Preventive medicine works towards the goal of ensuring that all members of society have the opportunity to lead a safe and healthy life.
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