Dr. Erik Beger MD Rheumatologist

Dr. Erik Beger is a rheumatologist in Norwalk, Connecticut and is affiliated with Norwalk Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Gottingen Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. He is one of 6 doctors at Norwalk Hospital who specialize in Rheumatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Rheumatologist: General Rheumatology

Hospital Affiliation

Norwalk Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Caritas Carney Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1995–1998

Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Fellowship, Rheumatology, 1998–2000

University of Gottingen Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Rheumatology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2013

CT State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Fellow (FACR), American College of Rheumatology

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

Antigenic triggers and molecular targets for anti-double-stranded DNA antibodies.
Deocharan, B., Qing, X., Beger, E., Putterman, C.

A peptide DNA surrogate accelerates autoimmune manifestations and nephritis in lupus-prone mice.
Beger, E., Deocharan, B., Edelman, M., Erblich, B., Gu, Y., Putterman, C.


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