Dr. Amber Erickson, MD

Dr. Amber Erickson, MD

NeurologyFemaleAge 43

Neurology

Dr. Amber Erickson, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Duluth, MN. Dr. Erickson has extensive experience in Headache, Epilepsy, and Neurodegenerative Disorders. She is affiliated with medical facilities Essentia Health-Deer River and Essentia Health St. Mary's Medical Center. Her office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

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Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic 3rd Street Building

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Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic 3rd Street Building400 E 3rd St Fl 5 Duluth, MN 55805
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Dr. Erickson is affiliated with Essentia Health St. Mary's Medical Center Duluth, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Erickson

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Erickson treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Erickson treats other conditions, please contact the office at (218) 786-3925.

Headache

Headache is a common symptom that can sometimes signal a more serious condition, such as migraine, high blood pressure, or cerebral hemorrhage.Compare with other Headache specialists.

Dr. Erickson is experienced in the area of Headache. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Erickson
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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Migraine
Headache
Tension Headache
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Epilepsy

Epilepsy specialists diagnose and treat spectrum of brain disorders that cause seizures due to an interruption of normal nerve activity in the brain.Compare with other Epilepsy specialists.

Dr. Erickson is experienced in the area of Epilepsy. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Erickson
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Epilepsy
Seizure Disorders
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Essential Tremor
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Neurodegenerative Disorders

Neurodegenerative disorders specialists diagnose and treat diseases, such as Parkinson's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Lewy body disease, and Huntington's disease, that break down motor neurons, resulting in debiliating and life-threatening symptoms.Compare with other Neurodegenerative Disorders specialists.

Dr. Erickson is experienced in the area of Neurodegenerative Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Erickson
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Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Dementia or Depression Screening
Parkinson's Disease
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Neuromuscular & Movement Disorders

Neuromuscular and movement disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions marked by uncontrolled or unwanted physical movements caused by disruptions in nerve and muscle function.Compare with other Neuromuscular & Movement Disorders specialists.

Dr. Erickson is experienced in the area of Neuromuscular & Movement Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 33 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Erickson
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Tremor
Dystonia
Anterior Horn Disease
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
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High
Frequency
Very High
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Dr. Erickson's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cognitive Function Testing
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
  • Dementia
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
  • Head CT Scan
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • ImPACT Testing
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Loss of Taste
  • Low Back Pain
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Pseudobulbar Affect 
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Sudoscan
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Wada Test

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Dr. Erickson accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
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Blue Cross Accord
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HealthyBlue 2.0
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Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I have the privilege of caring for patients and their families and sharing in Essentia Health's mission of making a healthy difference in people's lives.

Specialties

  • Neurology

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Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Amber Erickson, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (218) 212-8451, and for other questions, call (218) 786-3925.

Does Dr. Amber Erickson, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Erickson has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Amber Erickson, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Amber Erickson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Erickson frequently treats Headache, Epilepsy, and Neurodegenerative Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Erickson specializes.

Where is Dr. Amber Erickson, MD's office located?

Dr. Erickson's office is located at 400 E 3rd St Fl 5, Duluth, MN 55805. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Erickson is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Essentia Health-Deer River

Deer River, MN

83% Patients that would definitely recommend, 13% higher than the national average

Essentia Health St. Mary's Medical Center

Duluth, MN

74% Patients that would definitely recommend, 4% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)