James Wardell
Recreation Therapist
  • 5280 Top Doctors 2016
  • Recognized as a 5280 Top Doctor
  • America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd.
  • Recognized in America’s Top Doctors — Castle Connolly, Inc.
  • Best Doctors in America® 2015 — Best Doctors, Inc.
  • Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc.
  • America’s Top Doctors 2016 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.
  • Additional Information

    30 years of experience in rehab/health care setting
    5 years with emotional and behavioral disturbed children and the Cleo Wallace Center
    25 years of service at National Jewish Health Rehab


    Regis University, BA, Social Psychology, Minor in Physical Education

    Board Certification

    CSCI Certified

    Professional Memberships

    The Professional Health and Fitness Institute

    Contact Information

    • Office: 303.398.1266
    • Email: wardellj@njhealth.org



    • National Jewish Health Main Campus
      1400 Jackson St.
      Denver, CO 80206

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