Dr. Erik Kreutzer, MD

Dr. Erik Kreutzer, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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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  • Aetna
  • Affordable Health & Benefits
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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more than 93% of peers
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more than 93% of peers
Meniere's Disease
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more than 92% of peers

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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

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


  • 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

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kreutzer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kreutzer to family and friends
101 total reviews (38 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (101)

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Dr. Kreutzer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (38)

Best doctor and staff in the greater Denver period. A Colorado native, John Hopkins educated and decades of best-in-class experience. His staff is as courteous and professional as they come.
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I love Dr. Kreutzer! I have been a patient of his for about 7 years now. He is always willing to go above and beyond to find a solution to a condition. He refuses to give up. I have had problems with my ears since I was a kid and he has been able to fix that. I have already recommended Dr....more
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i admire the clarity and straight-forward manner in discussing my medical conditions. i always feel confident that his diagnosis was thorough and with my general greater health at the top of his priority........always a medical decision first instead of the too-often business decision that...more
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Dr. Kreutzer performed reconstructive surgery on my nose to fix 3 prior rhinoplasty/septoplasty procedures gone wrong in addition to performing sinus surgery. Not only did he fix the structure of my nose, but also the appearance, which declined with each previous procedure. The results exceeded my...more
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Erik and Redrocks center are the best truly world class ! No place in the world that a average person can go to does this well. My experience was excellent.
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