Dr. Joseph Paul Myers MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Joseph Myers is an infectious disease specialist in Akron, Ohio and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Akron General Medical Center and Robinson Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from The Ohio State University College of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Myers accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Akron General Medical Center and one of 12 at Robinson Memorial Hospital who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

Riverside Methodist Hospitals/OhioHealth
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975–1978

University Hospital/University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1978–1979

The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 36 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 34 years in Infectious Disease

OH State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Life-Threatening Respiratory Pasteurellosis Associated With Palliative Pet Care.
Myers, E.M., Ward, S.L., Myers, J.P.

Acute appendicitis in the setting of Clostridium difficile colitis: case report and review of the literature.
Brown, T.A., Rajappannair, L., Dalton, A.B., Bandi, R., Myers, J.P., Kefalas, C.H.

Skin and soft tissue infections and envenomations acquired at the beach.
Myers, J.P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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