Cheryl A. Armstrong , MD


(303) 602-8270

Level One Physicians Clinic
301 W 6th Ave MC 0151
Denver, CO 80204


Cheryl A. Armstrong, M.D. was appointed Chairwoman of the Department of Dermatology on November 1, 2009. Dr. Armstrong received her medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine in 1984. She completed a fellowship in Dermatology Research and a residency in Dermatology at Oregon Health Sciences University and then served on the faculty of OHSU from 1991 to 1994. She relocated to the Emory University School of Medicine Department of Dermatology in 1994, was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure in 1999, and received a joint appointment in the Department of Ophthalmology the following year. Dr. Armstrong served on the Dermatology faculty at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in 2002 through late 2004, when she joined the Department of Dermatology at the University of Colorado Denver. She received a joint appointment in the schools Department of Ophthalmology the following year, serving until she and her longtime colleague, Dr. Ansel, were recruited to UAMS. Dr. Armstrong was also a staff physician at the partnering hospitals and VA affiliates of each of these institutions. She currently serves on the Dermatology Service at UAMS Medical Center and as Chief of the Dermatology Section at the Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System. Dr. Armstrong has been an active leader in residency education throughout her career. She has directed our Residency Program since December 2008 and serves on numerous UAMS and College of Medicine committees relating to graduate medical education, the Faculty Group Practice, UAMS Medical Center and medical student selection. Dr. Armstrong's NIH-supported research focuses on cutaneous inflammation and the role of both innate immunity and the cutaneous neurologic system on many common skin disorders. She is conducting preclinical studies to investigate the efficacy of novel topical molecules in the treatment of diseases such as eczema and the mechanisms by which successful agents appear to function. Dr. Armstrong has served on the editorial boards of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology and the Journal of Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery. She is certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and a member of numerous other professional organizations.

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Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

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Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Denver Health Medical Center
  • University Of Colorado Hospital

Specialties: Dermatology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem CO Blue Priority PPO
  • Anthem CO Bronze Pathway X HMO
  • Anthem CO Gold Pathway HMO
  • Anthem CO HMO
  • Anthem CO Pathway
  • Anthem CO Silver Pathway X HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Colorado Choice Health Plans
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Good Health and Vista HMO PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Monument PPO - Tier 2
  • Rocky Mountain Summit Group
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Armstrong's Office Information

Fax: (303) 360-2827
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Doctor Armstrong's Other Office Information

University Of Colorado Hospital Dermatology
1665 Aurora Ct Ste 3004
Aurora, CO 80045
(720) 848-0500

Fax:(720) 084-8048
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM

University Of Colorado Medical Center
12801 E 17th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045

Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

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