Dr. Eric Caplan, MD

Dr. Eric Caplan, MD

Allergy & Immunology  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
(18)
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Dr. Eric Caplan, MD is an allergy & immunology doctor who practices in Colorado Springs, CO. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Read his story

6071 E Woodmen Rd Ste 325

Colorado Springs, CO 80923

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • 3 More

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Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 93% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
high
more than 89% of peers
Pollen Allergy
high
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Caplan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Caplan "Dr. Eric Caplan grew up in Colorado Springs and is thrilled to be home again! Dr. Caplan graduated from the University of Virginia in 1995 and from the University of Virginia School of Medicine in 1999. He went on to do his residency in Indianapolis, at the Indiana University Medical Center. He attended the Medical College of Georgia for his Allergy and Immunology Fellowship. He had the privilege to train under Drs. Betty Wray, Dennis Ownby, William Dolen, and Philip Smith. Dr. Caplan is a Diplomat of The American Board of Allergy and Immunology and The American Board of Pediatrics. He is a Fellow of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. Dr. Caplan is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. He is also one of the only trained Anaphylaxis Community Experts in Colorado. His interests include childhood and adult asthma, seasonal or animal allergies, food allergy and eczema, and chronic sinusitis. He also takes special interest in evaluating the immune system in patients who have had "too many infections" or children who are "always sick". He practices with care and compassion and takes time to ensure each patient has a satisfying office visit."

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Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
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Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
  • Eye Infections
  • Hives
  • Itchy Skin
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
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Procedures

  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Patch Testing

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • UNIV OF VA SCH OF MED HLTH SYS
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caplan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caplan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caplan to family and friends
4.6
based on 18 total reviews (6 with comments)
Dr. Caplan's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (6)
Colorado Springs, CO |
Very thorough in explanation of diagnosis, medications and follow up.
New York, NY |
Takes the time to listen to questions and concerns; does not make you feel rushed. Has definitely helped me with all of my allergy problems. I recommend him to all of my friends and family who cannot seem to get allergy relief from any other sources!
in Colorado Springs, CO |
Listens to and addresses my concerns!
in Colorado Springs, CO |
Great care and great staff
New York, NY |
The whole office is great! Everyone makes you feel right at home. Always available for concerns or questions!
in Colorado Springs, CO |
Dr Caplan was extremely responsive to my needs
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Caplan accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Whole Health Colorado Front Range
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Caplan has admitting privileges

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Penrose-St. Francis Health Services
2222 N Nevada Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
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University of Colorado Health - Memorial Hospital Central
1400 E Boulder St
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
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