Dr. Erik Kreutzer, MD

Dr. Erik Kreutzer, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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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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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • 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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No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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Dr. Kreutzer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ear Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kreutzer treats Ear Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Kreutzer treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Chronic Sinusitis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kreutzer treats Chronic Sinusitis more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Kreutzer treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Earwax Buildup
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kreutzer treats Earwax Buildup more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Kreutzer treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Kreutzer's conditions and procedures:

Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Acute Sinusitis
Adenoid Disorders
Adenoid Infections
Adenoidectomy
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
Allergic Rhinitis
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Audiometry
Balloon Sinuplasty
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Basosquamous Carcinoma
Benign Positional Vertigo
Blepharoplasty
Bone Disorders
Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
Broken Nose
Cancer
Cancer of Floor of Mouth
Central Vestibular Vertigo
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Cholesteatoma
Chronic Laryngitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Complex Revision Rhinoplasty
Conductive Hearing Loss
Congenital Nasal Deformity
Cough
Deafness
Deviated Septum
Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Ear Ache
Ear Cancer
Ear Disorders
Ear Infection
Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
Ear Reconstruction
Ear Surgery
Ear Tube Placement
Eardrum Repair
Earlobe Repair
Earwax Buildup
Earwax Removal
Endoscopic Laser Laryngeal Cancer Surgery
Endoscopic Polypectomy
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Without Navigational System
Endoscopic Zenker's Diverticulum Surgery
Enlarged Turbinates
ENT Surgery
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
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 Fracture
Facial Reconstruction
Facial Skin Cancer
Foreign Body in Nose
Fracture
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Glossectomy
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Head and Neck Tumor
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Headache
Hearing Aid
Hearing Loss
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Laryngeal Cancer
Laryngitis
Laryngoscopy
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Larynx Conditions
Laser Microsurgery
Lip Cancer
Lip Surgery
Lip, Excision or Resection
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymph Node Resection
Mastoidectomy
Meniere's Disease
Microlaryngeal Surgery
Microlaryngoscopy
Myringotomy
Nasal Airway Surgery
Nasal Cavity Cancer
Nasal Disorder Endoscopy
Nasal Obstruction
Nasal Packing for Epitaxis
Nasal Polyp
Nasal Reconstruction
Nasal Septal Perforation
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Nasal Surgery
Neck Cancer
Neck Surgery
Nose Cancer
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Nose Polyposis, Familial
Nosebleed
Oral Cancer
Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Otitis
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Palate Cancer
Pediatric Head and Neck Disorders
Pediatric Neck Neoplasms
Perforated Eardrum
Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
Perilymph Fistula (PLF)
Pharyngeal Cancer
Polypectomy
Primary Cosmetic Rhinoplasty
Pulmonary Disease
Salivary Duct Stones
Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary Gland Diseases
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Septal Perforation Repair
Sinus Cancer
Sinus Disorders
Sinus Surgery
Sinusitis
Skin Cancer
Skin Grafts
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Apnea Surgery
Sleep Disorders
Snoring
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Sore Throat
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
Throat Cancer
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Thyroglossal Duct Cyst
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tinnitus
Tongue Cancer
Tongue-Tie
Tonsil Cancer
Tonsillectomy
Tonsillitis
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Tympanometry
Uvulectomy
Vertigo
Vestibular Testing
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
Videonystagmography
Vocal Cord Carcinoma
Vocal Cord Cyst
Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Vocal Cord Polyp
Vocal Fold Medialization Surgery
Voice Disorders
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 ...

Specialties

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1982
    University of Colorado Department Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
    Residency Hospital
    1982
  • 1979
    UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
    Internship Hospital
    1979
  • 1978
    Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1978
  • 1974
    University Of Colorado
    Undergraduate School
    1974

Awards

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

Dr. Kreutzer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kreutzer

4.5

Based on 113 reviews

5 Stars
86.72566371681415%
(98)
4 Stars
0.8849557522123894%
(1)
3 Stars
1.7699115044247788%
(2)
2 Stars
0.8849557522123894%
(1)
1 Star
9.734513274336283%
(11)

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I was able to get an appointment on very short notice and am truly grateful. From the time I arrived until I left, Dr. Kreutzer and his staff we’re welcoming and professional. My diagnosis was thoroughly explained and all my questions around available options for me we’re answered by Dr. Kreutzer....Read More
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Very caring and understanding gets to the bottom of the problems
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Great doctor! He has made life changing results for me. My sinuses have never been better in my life. I’ve had problems with them for a very long time.
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I saw Dr. K this summer for issues I was having feeling like something was stuck in my throat. I had a recent diagnosis of a digestive disease (Gastroparesis) which ended up to be misdiagnosis. When I told Dr. K my story and my symptoms he responded in a non sympathetic way, basically told me my...Read More
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I can't give higher praise for Dr Kreutzer and his staff. I first came to Dr K for a chronic systemic infection. He recommended tonsillectomy. I was hesitant knowing that it can be a difficult recovery. Dr K's progressive technique to close the opening post-tonsillectomy with stitches was a...Read More
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Affordable Health & Benefits
Affordable Health & Benefits PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Access Choice PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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