Otolaryngology and Plastic Surgery

Michael Joseph Cruz , MD

Spokane Ear Nose & Throat & Surgery Center
217 W Cataldo Ave
Spokane, WA 99201

(509) 624-2326

Overview

Dr. Michael J. Cruz is Board Certified in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck surgery, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He trained at the Medical College of Wisconsin / Marquette Medical School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. His practice includes general ENT for all ages with special interest and expertise in sinus and nasal disease and sleep apnea. Dr. Cruz enjoys the challenge of developing solutions to individual patients' problems. He works closely with local physician specialists in evaluating and managing snoring and sleep disorders that include the latest in-office procedures. On-site hearing testing, and allergy evaluation compliment his practice. Video evaluation for hoarseness and voice disturbances can be performed. In addition to these specialties, Dr. Cruz has extensive experience and training in complex nasal/sinus and base of skull surgery using endoscopic techniques including extracranial stereotactic image guidance. Dr. Cruz is very active in educating local area healthcare providers about new specialty technology and approaches to treating ENT conditions.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 27 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Specialties

Otolaryngology and Plastic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • Providence Holy Family Hospital

Education and Training

Medical School
Medical College Of Wisconsin Graduated in 1995

Main Location

Spokane Ear Nose & Throat & Surgery Center
217 W Cataldo Ave
Spokane, WA 99201
(509) 624-2326

Fax: (509) 974-4304
Website: www.columbiasurgicalspecialists.com
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Other Locations

Spokane Ear Nose & Throat & Surgery Center
9922 N Nevada St
Spokane, WA 99218
(509) 624-2326

Fax:
Website:www.columbiasurgicalspecialists.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Spokane Ear Nose & Throat & Surgery Center
13414 E Mission Ave
Spokane Valley, WA 99216
(509) 624-2326

Fax:
Website:www.spokaneent.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Spokane Ear Nose And Throat Clinic
217 W CATALDO AVE
SPOKANE, WA 99201
(509) 624-2326

Fax:
Website:www.spokaneent.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross ID PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Group Health Coop Alliant Plus Connect
  • Group Health Coop Core
  • Heritage Prime
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana National POS
  • Individual Signature
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Molina place WA
  • Premera Heritage and Heritage Plus 1
  • Premera Heritage Signature
  • Premera LifeWise Connect
  • Providence Choice Network
  • Regence UW Medicine
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO