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Dr. Eric Kortz, MD

Dr. Eric Kortz, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 64


Dr. Eric Kortz, MD is a general surgery specialist in Englewood, CO and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in general surgery.


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(303) 789-1877

Dr. Kortz accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice
Choice Plus POS II
Choice POS
Choice PPO
Commercial HMO
Open Choice POS
Open Choice PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Card PPO
Blue Choice POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Cofinity
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care
Choice Care HMO
Choice Care Network PPO
Choice Care PPO
Choice PPO
Gold
Gold Choice
Tricare
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Rocky Mountain Health Plans
Rocky Mountain Health Plans EPO
Rocky Mountain Health Plans HMO
Rocky Mountain Health Plans PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellPoint

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kortz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pyloric Stenosis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kortz treats Pyloric Stenosis more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Kortz treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kortz treats Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Kortz treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Hiatal Hernia
Liver Cancer
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kortz treats Liver Cancer more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Kortz treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Dr. Kortz's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesiolysis
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Nanoknife
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Tumor Resection
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Whipple Procedure

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 procedure...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kortz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kortz

4.4

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(20)
4 Stars
8%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
12%
(3)

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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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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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