University of Colorado Hospital, Hybrid Operating Room

Denver, Colorado

This unique Hybrid OR enables the hospital to bring together the strengths of three-dimensional digital imaging, cardiology, and surgery. It provides the ability to perform both endovascular and open procedures, such as transaortic valve replacement (TAVR), endovascular graft procedures, and the repair of aortic aneurysms. The room is equipped with multiple high definition monitors and state-of-the-art imaging, monitoring and recording equipment essential for the performance of these complex procedures. At the time this Hybrid OR opened it was the second installation of its kind in the U.S. and the sixth in the world.


University of Colorado Hospitals

At a glance

1,300 SF

High-Tech imaging systems



One of only six operating rooms of its kind in the world


Architectural design