June 13, 2016

J. Michael King, M.D.

J. Michael King, MD is highly respected in treating ear, nose, throat, and vocal cord disorders and specializes in minimally invasive procedures for the head, neck, larynx and sinuses. Dr. King is able to perform cutting edge procedures such as endoscopic micro laryngeal removal to address the common causes of hoarseness such as polyps, cysts, vocal fold nodules, and laryngeal malignancies. His expertise furthermore encompasses the treatment of respiratory papillomas, chronic coughs, vocal cord paralysis, swallowing disorders, spasmodic dysphonia, and laryngeal reflux disease. In addition to flexible endoscopic procedures, Dr. King also specializes in endoscopic laser procedures in order to treat and remove lesions in the upper airway, trachea, and windpipe.

Dr. King is a board certified Otolaryngologist, Head and Neck surgeon, and fellowship-trained Laryngologist. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado in Boulder, after which he pursued his medical degree from Northeast Ohio Medical University. J. Michael King, M.D. Following graduation, Dr. King completed his residency and Fellowship at the University of Texas in San Antonio. He served as Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology for one year before moving to his home state of Colorado in 2009. After two years of working at a private practice in Boulder and Louisville, Dr. King founded Peak ENT in 2011.

Dr. King is well experienced and places emphasis on providing minimally invasive care under local anesthesia in the comfort and convenience of an office environment. He is able to perform procedures using today’s most prevalent medical equipment, such as flexible endoscopes and videostroboscopy recording equipment. Generally this allows Dr. King to diagnose and address disorders and malignancies in his office. Noninvasive treatment options include laser procedures, laryngeal Botox injections, non-sedated esophagoscopy, and injections to treat vocal cord paralysis. Currently, Dr. King is one of a small handful of providers in the Mountain Region able to perform a balloon sinuplasty in the office.

He enjoys Colorado culture and pursuing outdoor activities such as bike riding, backpacking and hiking. Dr. King is a native Coloradan and now lives in Superior with his wife and two children.

Board Certified in Otolaryngology as a Head and Neck specialist with Fellowship training, he is a needed addition to the Denver-Boulder and Rocky Mountain region.

APPOINTMENTS

  • 2008 — 2009 Laryngology Fellowship, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas
  • 2003 — 2008 Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery Residency, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas

EDUCATION

  • 2001 — 2003 M.D., Northeast Ohio Medical University, Rootstown, Ohio
  • 1998 — July 2001 Ross University School of Medicine, Portsmouth, Dominica
  • 1994 — 1997 B.A., University of Colorado at Boulder, Molecular, Cellular Developmental Biology (MCDB)
  • 1992 — 1994 Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York

HOSPITALS AFFILIATIONS

  • St. Anthony’s Central – Lakewood
  • St. Anthony’s North – Westminster
  • Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center – Denver
  • Good Samaritan Medical Center – Lafayette
  • Platte Valley Medical Center – Brighton
  • Red Rocks Surgery Center – Golden
  • Northwest Surgery Center – Westminster

LECTURES & PRESENTATIONS

  • April 13, 2015: Guest Lecturer at Broomfield Family Practice: “Allergy Management Beyond Hay Fever.”
  • March 18, 2015: Guest Lecturer at Metropolitan State College of Denver, Department of Music with Bradley Thompson, DMA, Assistant Professor: “Care of the Professional Voice.”
  • October 21, 2014: Guest Lecturer at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Speech Pathology Department with Kathe Perez, CCC-SLP, University of Colorado-Boulder.
  • September 17, 2014: Guest Lecturer at Metropolitan State College of Denver, Department of Music with Bradley Thompson, DMA, Assistant Professor: “Care of the Professional Voice.”
  • October 16, 2013: Greeley, Colorado. University of Northern Colorado, “Avoiding Pitfalls for Professional Singers.”
  • August 26, 2013: Guest Lecturer at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Speech Pathology Department with Lorraine Ramig, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Professor, University of Colorado at Boulder.
  • August 5, 2013: Boulder, Colorado. Parlando School for the Arts Lecturer, “Care of the Professional Voice.”
  • June 5, 2013: Central City Opera. Guest Lecturer for Central City Opera Artists Training Program.
  • April 27, 2013:  Speaker at Hearing Health Seminar, Cochlear Americas, Westin Hotel Conference Center, Westminster, CO:  “Bone Anchored Hearing Aids.”
  • April 24, 2013:  Speaker at Boulder County Physician Assistant Spring Meeting: “Minimally Invasive Office-based Voice and Sinus Surgery.”
  • March 20, 2013: Guest Lecturer at Metropolitan State College of Denver, Department of Music with Bradley Thompson, DMA, Assistant Professor: “Care of the Professional Voice.”
  • Sept 10, 2012: Guest Lecturer at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Speech Pathology Department with Lorraine Ramig, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Professor, University of Colorado-Boulder.
  • March 7, 2012: Guest Lecturer at Metropolitan State College of Denver, Department of Music with Bradley Thompson, DMA, Assistant Professor: “Care of the Professional Voice.”
  • October 5, 2011: Guest Lecturer at Metropolitan State College of Denver, Department of Music with Bradley Thompson, DMA, Assistant Professor: “Care of the Professional Voice.”
  • August 29, 2011:  Guest Lecturer at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Speech Pathology Department with Jen Lewon, CCC-SLP and Lorraine Ramig, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Professor, University of Colorado-Boulder.
  • March 30, 2011: Guest Lecturer at Metropolitan State College of Denver, Department of Music with Bradley Thompson, DMA, Assistant Professor: “Care of the Professional Voice.”
  • October 6, 2010: Guest Lecturer at Metropolitan State College of Denver, Department of Music with Bradley Thompson, DMA, Assistant Professor: “Care of the Professional Voice.”
  • August 23, 2010: Guest Lecturer at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Speech Pathology Department with Jen Lewon, CCC-SLP, University of Colorado-Boulder.
  • February 4, 2010: Guest Lecturer, Boulder Community Hospital, Speech Pathology Department
  • October 19, 2009: Guest Lecturer at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Speech Pathology Department with Lorraine Ramig, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Professor, University of Colorado-Boulder.

PUBLICATIONS

  • King JM, Smith SL, Simpson CB. “Office-based KTP coagulation necrosis of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis.” Podium presentation at Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meeting (COSM), American Broncho-Esophagolical Association, Phoenix AZ, May 29, 2009. Submitted for publication in Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology.
  • King JM. “Hoarseness.” Contributing author in Mark Ebell MD, MS (editor-in-chief): Essential Evidence Plus. John Wiley & Sons, 2008 and 2014
  • King JM, Corbitt CA, Miller FR. “Patterns of lateral neck metastasis associated with papillary thyroid carcinoma: implications for neck dissection.” Poster presentation at the American Head and Neck Society, 7th International Conference, San Francisco July 19-23, 2008. Submitted for publication in Archives of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.
  • King JM. “Percutaneous Vocal Fold Augmentation in the Clinic Setting.” Contributing author in Rosen CA and Simpson CB: Operative Techniques in Laryngology. p. 213-218. Springer -Verlang Berlin Heidelberg 2008.
  • King JM, Simpson CB. “The Larynx (Hoarseness).” Contributing author in Usatine R, Smith M, Mayeaux EJ, Chumley H, Tysinger J (eds.): The Color Atlas of Family Medicine. McGraw-Hill, New York 2008.
  • King, JM, Simpson CB. “Modern injection augmentation for glottic insufficiency.” Current Opinion in Otolaryngology & Head & Neck Surgery 2007; 15(3): 153-158.
  • King JM, Simpson CB, Greene SM. “Management of thyroplasty failures with revision medialization laryngoplasty and arytenoid adduction.” UTHSCSA, Poster presentation at the Triological Society Combined Section Meeting, Marco Island, Florida, February 14-18, 2007.
  • Dev V, King JM, Glenn J, Shah D, Bloch J. “The Value of Concomitant Chemotherapy and Surgical Intervention for Disseminated Coccidioidomycosis.” Kern Medical Center, Bakersfield, CA. Presented for Poster Presentation at American College of Surgeons, Southern California Chapter, Annual Meeting Santa Barbara, CA: Jan 17-22, 2002.

CERTIFICATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

  • Board Certified American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery
  • Colorado State Medical Board Licensure
  • Texas State Medical Board Licensure
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Society
  • Member of the American Medical Association
  • Member of the Colorado Medical Society
  • Member of the Boulder Medical Society
  • Member of the Denver Medical Society