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PIMA MEDICAL INSTITUTE -
AURORA CAMPUS

13750 E. Mississippi Avenue
Aurora, CO 80012
800-477-PIMA
Having served the Denver community since 1988, we are excited to provide a second campus location in the city that opened in late 2012. The Aurora campus is conveniently located near I-225 and Mississippi Avenue, close to the Town Center at Aurora. Students benefit from real-world dental and medical assisting labs as well as a hands-on veterinary assistant and technician lab. Whether you’re interested in entering the practical nursing, dental, medical or veterinary assistant profession, our healthcare career college has excellent program options for your professional goals.

The Pima Medical experience is a combination of a real college campus and the closeness of family in the exciting field of allied health.

Programs Offered At This Campus

Certificate

Dental Assistant

A dental assistant has a variety of responsibilities, including helping patients feel comfortable and easing anxieties, assisting the dentist during treatment procedures and teaching patients the skills needed to maintain and improve oral health. This certificate can help you become a dental assistant, orthodontic assistant, oral surgery assistant or surgical dental assistant.

Health Care Administration Certificate

Health care administrative assistants are key members of the front-office medical staff. These assistants manage electronic health records, greet patients and ensure the office operates efficiently. With this training, you can become a medical administrative assistant, medical secretary, medical receptionist, medical office specialist, office manager or medical records clerk.

Medical Assistant

Medical assistants work closely with healthcare team members, including doctors and nurses. They treat patients from newborns to senior citizens. As a medical assistant, you may work in physicians’ offices, hospitals, clinics or outpatient medical facilities. You also may work in administrative support occupations, medical assisting education or office management.

Practical Nursing

The licensed practical nurse (LPN) has a variety of duties while working under the direction of registered nurses, nurse practitioners and doctors. As a licensed practical nurse, you will work in long-term care and rehabilitation facilities, assisted living centers, medical offices, clinics, and home healthcare agencies.

Veterinary Assistant

A veterinary assistant cares for animals in an animal hospital or clinic setting, under the supervision of a veterinarian or veterinary technician. With a veterinary assistant certificate, opportunities such as a laboratory animal caretaker or animal care and service worker will open up. You may work in private veterinary clinics, animal shelters, animal hospitals or even zoos.

Associate

Veterinary Technician

Veterinary technicians gain specialized knowledge of animal behavior and care, laboratory testing, surgical assisting, and nursing procedures to nurture the health and well-being of animals. You can work in clinics, hospitals, laboratories, ranches, zoos, biomedical facilities or wildlife facilities, humane societies and animal control facilities or other professional veterinary settings.

Courses

Expanded Duties Dental Assistant

The Expanded Duties Dental Assistant course covers expanded duties, techniques, procedures and different applications, which will prepare dental assistants for advanced employment. Expanded skills covered include dentifying cavity classifications; packing, carving and polishing amalgam restorations; placing temporary filling materials or ion crowns and more.

Program Summaries
Certificate
Associate
 

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Pima Medical Institute’s instructors have years of relevant, hands-on experience to share with students. These academically and professionally qualified instructors create authentic scenarios during your courses in our real-world labs.
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