Dr. Erich Arias MD Family Medicine Doctor

Dr. Erich Arias is a family medicine doctor in Merritt Island, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Health First Cape Canaveral Hospital and Health First Palm Bay Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Monterrey Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Arias accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 21 doctors at Health First Cape Canaveral Hospital and one of 15 at Health First Palm Bay Hospital who specialize in Family Medicine. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Office Location

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Family Medicine Doctor: Emergency Medicine

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Medical Training

University of Nevada School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 2001–2002

Latrobe Area Hospital
Residency, Family Practice, 2002–2005

University of Monterrey Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 9 years in Family Medicine

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

MS State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2014

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2015

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2014

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2015

Publications & Presentations

Erich Arias

Erich A. Arias

Update: randomized clinical trials of surgery versus prolonged non-operative management of herniated lumbar discs.
Komotar, R. J., Arias, E. J., Connolly, E. S., Angevine, P. D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Presbyterian Commercial
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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