Ardas Clinic

Welcome to Ardas Family Medicine!

We are located in the Mango House at
1532 Galena St; Suite 300, Aurora, CO 80010. Bus 15, near Colfax/Havana.
Phone: 303-900-8639 Fax: 720-204-5534
We use email: welcome@ardasclinic.com

We serve Denver's refugees. We see every age for every condition, and do every blood test and every shot right here. Most of our patients wont be reading this site, so it exists for those that help our patients.

Open 8-7 Monday-Friday, and 9-3 on Saturday. Walk in, no appointments (except for dietician and mental health), but if you want to be sure when a certain provider is here, just call.

Traditional Nepali Yoga and Accupressure  - every day we are open, from about 9 to noon, no appointment needed. Pranayama available by request, need empty stomach.

Burmese Mental Health Therapy - available here or at your facility (home, school, jail, etc).

Green card vaccines and papers (I693 "do not open" envelope) for refugees only (not asylees or others, the paperwork is different), walk in anytime, free - except if you need shots and don't have Medicaid (or insurance) then you may have to pay $20 to $110, depending on which shots you need.

Dental, Food Share, English Classes, Boy Scouts, and other services - available through organizations located with us in Mango House.

The rest of our services are listed here


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We are: Amina Abdella (Oromo, MA), Diane Scanzaroli (PA), Jennifer Rudder (manager), Jessica Gaston (Burmese, MA), Tika Katel (Bhutanese Yoga), John Lian Bawi (Burmese mental health therapist), Johnny Moo (Burmese, MA), Lannea Russell (RD/dietician),  P.J. Parmar (Indian, MD), and Rachel Fritsche (PA).

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We have seen over 20,000 visits of 6,000 patients since opening at the start of 2012, and currently serve about 50 visits daily. Our numbers (all % of visits): By referral source: About 50% of new visits are by word of mouth from current patients, and about 35% from folks who help refugees (refugee agencies, adult daycare, etc).  By payer: about 90% Medicaid, 7% uninsured (mostly free), 3% private insurance, and a few Medicare. By business income: 97% from Medicaid, 0% from grants or donations. By Ethnicity/former residence: 26% Nepal, 21% Burma (all ethnicities), 13% Somali, 13% Iraqi, 9% DRC/Rwanda, 3% Eritrea, 3% former Soviet/East Europe, etc. By age: 31% are 18 or under. By favorite employee snacks: 30% flaming hot cheetos, 30% fancy mixed nuts, 20% noosa, 20% trail mix.



We are proud to be one of the only Colorado Safety Net Clinics that are not nonprofit. We do not seek donations or certifications; we instead follow traditional small business incentives to be patient centered and cost effective. This allows us to focus on helping patients, rather than on varying funding sources.




 
1532 Galena Street, Suite #300, Aurora CO 80010 map
welcome@ardasclinic.com, Phone 303-900-8639, Fax 720-204-5534