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Social Work Services

Financial Assistance and Counseling

The full-time social worker at The Denver Clinic for Extremities at Risk assists patients by helping patients understand their insurance benefits as they are related to the treatment they will receive.  For patients without coverage, the social worker works to help the patient find coverage if possible and connecting the patient with hospital financial counselors to assess financial impact of care.  In addition, the social worker assists patients and families with counseling as necessary during the treatment process.


meet the team

Brad Ball, MD


Dr. Brad Ball returned to Denver in 2011, where he had earlier completed his Pediatric Oncology-Hematology fellowship and served as an instructor at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center to join Rocky Mountain Pediatric Hematology Oncology and Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, MS and completed his pediatric residency at the University of Alabama in Birmingham, AL. After completing his fellowship at University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Dr. Ball served as an Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama Birmingham, with a clinical focus in bone marrow transplantation.