Dr. Eric Metzler, MD

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Age 59
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Dr. Eric Metzler, MD
Dr. Eric Metzler, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Albuquerque, NM. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 34 years. Dr. Metzler is affiliated with Lovelace Medical Center, Lovelace Westside Hospital and Presbyterian Hospital.

8208 Louisiana Blvd NE Ste C

Albuquerque, NM 87113

Contact Information

(505) 858-1222

Dr. Eric Metzler, MD

Dr. Eric Metzler, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Lovelace Health Plan
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • 2 More

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Care Philosophy

As a Geriatrician and Hospice/Palliative Care specialist, I try to negotiate the goals of care with the patient and family so that they get the type of care that most suits their preferences, while making a realistic assessment of the medical condition and prognosis. As a Family Physician, I am passionate about being aware of all aspects of the patient's care and assisting in coordination of care with specialists and hospitals.
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Dr. Metzler's Experience

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Dr. Metzler's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice, Geriatric Medicine and Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Neuronopathy, Distal, Autosomal Recessive, 3
  • Pneumonia
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Procedures

  • Physical Examination

Background Check

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Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • University Of Kentucky
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Med University Sc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Med University Sc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Unm Hlth Sci Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Metzler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Metzler accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico PPO
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Lovelace Health Plan
    Lovelace Health Plan PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    MHNet - Behavioral Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
    Commercial
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Navigate HMO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Metzler has admitting privileges

Lovelace Medical Center
601 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
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Lovelace Westside Hospital
10501 Golf Course Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87114
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Presbyterian Hospital
1100 Central Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
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