Dr. Eric Kortz, MD

Dr. Eric Kortz, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
62 y/o
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Dr. Eric Kortz, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Englewood, CO. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 35 years. Dr. Kortz is affiliated with Sky Ridge Medical Center, Porter Adventist Hospital, Swedish Medical Center and Littleton Adventist Hospital.

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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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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 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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Dr. Kortz's Experience

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Dr. Kortz's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery
1

Board Certifications

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

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Appendicitis
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
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Procedures

  • Adhesiolysis
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Nanoknife
  • 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)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Tumor Resection
  • Whipple Procedure

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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

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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 23 total reviews (1 with a comment)
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 (1)
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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Dr. Kortz accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • 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

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Hospitals where Dr. Kortz has admitting privileges

Sky Ridge Medical Center
10101 Ridgegate Pkwy
Lone Tree, CO 80124
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Porter Adventist Hospital
2525 S Downing St
Denver, CO 80210
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Littleton Adventist Hospital
7700 S Broadway
Littleton, CO 80122
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Swedish Medical Center
501 E Hampden Ave
Englewood, CO 80113
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