Dr. Erik Kreutzer, MD

Dr. Erik Kreutzer, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Erik Kreutzer, MD is an otolaryngology-head and neck surgery specialist in Lakewood, CO and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

255 Union Blvd Ste 220

Lakewood, CO 80228

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Dr. Kreutzer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kreutzer "My website contains some detailed information about my family and personal life, and I encourage all of my prospective and current patients to visit this site. The Kreutzer family has been in Colorado since 1878, and other than a few years elsewhere (medical school Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, etc), I am proud to be a Coloradoan, and have a family that has been part of Colorado history. I have been married for 34 years and my son is an attorney in New York City. He promises to return to Colorado some day."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kreutzer "As I am the sole practitioner in my practice, I take great pride in providing a personal, thorough approach to each patient. As time allows, I enjoy teaching patients an understanding of their conditions and treatment options. I bring my 34 years experience in the specialty of ENT-Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery to my patients and their families. My senior office staff have been with me for 14 years, and we truly enjoy working together. We hope to bring comfort to our patients."

8  Specialties

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Laryngology
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck
  • Rhinology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

104  Conditions Treated

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73  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Audiometry
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Complex Revision Rhinoplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Reconstruction
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Eardrum Repair
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Earwax Removal
  • Endoscopic Laser Laryngeal Cancer Surgery
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Without Navigational System
  • Endoscopic Zenker's Diverticulum Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hearing Aid
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Laser Microsurgery
  • Lip Surgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymph Node Resection
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Microlaryngeal Surgery
  • Microlaryngoscopy
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Airway Surgery
  • Nasal Disorder Endoscopy
  • Nasal Packing for Epitaxis
  • Nasal Reconstruction
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Polypectomy
  • Primary Cosmetic Rhinoplasty
  • Septal Perforation Repair
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skin Grafts
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tympanometry
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibular Testing
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Videonystagmography
  • Vocal Fold Medialization Surgery
  • Wound Repair
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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

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  • University Of Colorado
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University of Colorado Department Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Honors and awards/see Kreutzermd.com, 1982-2012
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Erik Kreutzer, MD
I found Dr. Kreutzer 6 years ago when I was new to town. He was the one who handled my sinus reconstruction and deviated septum correction surgeries. I have since referred him to anyone who needs an ENT. I recently came back for a different issue I was having, he remembered who I was after all that...Read More
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Sep 19, 2018
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I was hesitant to enter into surgery but Dr. Kreutzer quelled my fears and has since been committed that I not return to surgery. He has shown nothing but compassion and trust with his patients including myself.
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Lucas B. in Denver, CO – Aug 27, 2018
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i called them with terrible ear pain they got me in immediately. they were all so nice and welcoming. dr k was very informative about my problem , although there was nothing he could do to help me he sent me to the right dr..
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tammy – Aug 10, 2018
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Dr. Kreutzer listens and gives good feedback about what you have to say regarding your condition. I have a great deal of confidence in his diagnosis and treatment. I have had problems with both of my ears my entire life of 54 years and have had multiple experiences with many doctors. Dr. Kreutzer...Read More
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Hubert Bramblett in Littleton, CO – Jun 07, 2018
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Great Doctor/Surgeon.Very detail orientated!Friendly and easy too communicate with.Staff is very professional and curtious.
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Mike Hare in Parker Co – May 20, 2018
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