Zachary Macchi, MD
Instructor/Fellow, Neurology

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Medical School:
  • MD, University of Kansas School of Medicine (2015)
Undergraduate School:
  • BA/BS, Kansas State University (KS) (2011)
Internship:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2016)
Residency:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Chief Resident, Neurology (2019)
Languages: English
Department: Neurology

Professional Titles

  • BNNP Fellow
  • Instructor Fellow

Publications

  • Macchi ZA, Kleinschmidt-DeMasters BK, Orjuela KD, Pastula DM, Piquet AL, Baca CB. Glioblastoma as an autoimmune limbic encephalitis mimic: A case and review of the literature. J Neuroimmunol. 2020 Mar 7;342:577214. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32182452
  • Macchi ZA, Koljack CE, Miyasaki JM, Katz M, Galifianakis N, Prizer LP, Sillau SH, Kluger BM. Patient and caregiver characteristics associated with caregiver burden in Parkinson's disease: a palliative care approach. Ann Palliat Med. 2020 Feb;9(Suppl 1):S24-S33. PubMed PMID: 31735048

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Neurology, Member

Practice Locations

University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-848-0000

CU Memory Disorders Clinic - Central Park
3055 Roslyn Street
Suite 120
Denver, CO 80238
720-848-2080

Rocky Mountain Regional Veterans Administration Medical Center
1700 Wheeling St
Aurora, CO 80045
303-399-8020

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Center Affiliations

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Neurology (2019)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Brain and Nervous System
  • Brain and Nervous System - Alzheimer's Disease
  • Brain and Nervous System - Epilepsy
  • Brain and Nervous System - Migraine
  • Brain and Nervous System - Movement Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System - Multiple Sclerosis
  • Brain and Nervous System - Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Brain and Nervous System - Neurovascular Conditions
  • Brain and Nervous System - Parkinson's Disease
  • Brain and Nervous System - Stroke
  • Brain and Nervous System - Traumatic and Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Brain and Nervous System - Trauma / Nerve Injuries
  • Brain and Nervous System - Spine Diseases and Conditions
Clinical Interests
My main clinical interests include diagnosis of major cognitive impairments and management of symptoms from a palliative care approach when applicable.

Care Philosophy
My aim is to provide comprehensive care for both patients and their loved ones. I believe in approaching patient care with the goal of providing diagnosis and appropriate treatment as well as improving quality of life.

Personal Interests
In my spare time I enjoy skiing, camping, backpacking, trail running, and relaxing with my family and two dogs.

Public Speaking
Yes
Research presentations

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, University of Kansas School of Medicine (2015)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BA/BS, Kansas State University (KS) (2011)
Internships:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2016)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Chief Resident, Neurology (2019)
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Languages: English
Department: Neurology
Contact Us
CU Anschutz
Fitzsimons Building

13001 East 17th Place
Campus Box C290
Aurora, CO 80045

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