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Dr. Kurtis Waters, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat ·  Male · Age 56

Dr. Waters

Dr. Kurtis Waters, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Baxter, MN and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of North Dakota School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and cosmetic, plastic & reconstructive surgery.


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Dr. Waters accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Waters' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Larynx Conditions
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waters treats Larynx Conditions more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Waters treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Wound Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waters performs Wound Repair more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Waters performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Ear Ache
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waters treats Ear Ache more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Waters treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Waters' conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adenoidectomy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Frenectomy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Dr. Waters prides himself on honest answers and solutions for his patients … with each patient treated with the ultimate attention they deserve. Both Dr. Waters and his team genuinely care about every patient, and it shows.

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1996
University Of Minnesota
Fellowship Hospital
1995
S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1991
S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1990
University Of North Dakota School Of Medicine
Medical School
1996
1995
1991
1990

Awards

Dr. Waters' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Waters

4.4

Based on 41 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(6)

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The staff took the time to explain the procedure and did not try to make the decision for me. I am so happy I chose to have them do my cosmetic injections.
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Best ENT doctor in the world! He truly cares about his patients and giving them the best help. Couldn't recommend Dr. Waters enough!
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I've received injections from Dr. Waters and he did an amazing job.
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Dr Waters is wonde
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I felt my son was in the best hands for his tonsillectomy. I felt Dr. Waters explained things well, was caring, kept me informed, and his entire staff is wonderful as well.
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Waters, Kurtis A, MD, PA

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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