Dr. David Van Kooten, MD

Dr. David Van Kooten, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. David Van Kooten, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Arvada, CO and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.

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7850 Vance Dr Ste 225

Arvada, CO 80003
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Van Kooten performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Vocal Cord Polyp
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Van Kooten's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

47  Conditions Treated


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22  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Uvulectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Pennsylvania State University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Pennsylvania State University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Van Kooten has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Van Kooten's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Van Kooten to family and friends
20 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Van Kooten's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Straightforward and professional. Correctly diagnosed issue after I saw several other ENT's that couldn't help me.
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From the beginning he lacked any warmth or sense of empathy and began to ask all the general questions. He then took the two stupid sticks and started the exam. After his five minute inspection he then began to blame her previous history saying, I cant perform miracles. He then prescribed medicine...more
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I scheduled an appt over the phone, they directed me to their website to fill out the necessary paperwork ahead of time. They called and reminded me of the appt. I show up for the appt. and they look at me like I'm from Mars. They have no record of my appt. saying somehow I must have been...more
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My experience with Dr. Van Kooten as well as his staff was very positive. He is a very professional ENT doctor with a great knowledge within his profession. I had throat surgery almost three weeks ago and he explained exactly what the procedure would be - what to expect after the surgery and took...more
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Wonderful Doctor, finds the problem and has treatment already to go without a wait, no games, very straight forward.
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