Dr. Eric Kortz, MD

Dr. Eric Kortz, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
63 y/o
(25)

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Dr. Eric Kortz, MD is a general surgery specialist in Englewood, CO and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University of Colorado At Denver in 1982 and specializes in general surgery.

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601 E Hampden Ave Ste 470

Englewood, CO 80113
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
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more than 5% of peers
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
normal
more than 5% of peers
Colectomy
normal
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kortz "Our goal is to provide the absolute best, individualized surgical care in an integrated multi-disciplinary medical environment. We are concerned with your needs and strive to answer all of your questions regarding your treatment options and procedures. Dr. Eric Kortz specializes in all areas of general surgery, with additional training and extensive experience in the diagnosis and treatment of complex problems of the liver, bile ducts and pancreas (complex hepatobiliary surgery)."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

38

Procedures

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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.

Education

  • University of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • National Cancer Institute National Institute of Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University of Chicago Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kortz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Kortz does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Kortz and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Sky Ridge Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Kortz is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Kortz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kortz to family and friends
4.4
based on 25 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Kortz's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Centennial
I had partial thyroidectomy yesterday. Dr. Kortz did an amazing job. I barely lost any of my voice in which almost every story I read about thyroidectomy said there was almost always a loss of voice. I was of course nervous about this surgery, nervous about cancer and he made me feel so comforted...more
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in Littleton
Dr ports performed a whipped operation (pancreas), very complicated and but a few surgeons are qualified with "successful" experience. Results very successful. He took time before and after surgery to discuss procedure. I highly recommend and don't allow an inexperienced surgeon to perform...more
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in Pine, CO
Outstanding physician with skills above reproach. First priority is the safety of the patient. Second priority is superior outcomes. This man goes above and beyond all expectations! No other options for my care!
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