Dr. Eric Shoemaker, DO

Dr. Eric Shoemaker, DO

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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Male  ·  
38 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Eric Shoemaker, DO is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, sports medicine, and more.

Ascent Medical Consultants

3955 E Exposition Ave Ste 206

Denver, CO 80209
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Shoemaker performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Shoemaker's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shoemaker "Dr. Shoemaker utilizes his broad training and multifaceted skills to discern, whenever possible, a particular pain generator and develop a comprehensive treatment approach. His clinical interests include sports medicine, back pain, sacroiliac joint pain, hip disorders and shoulder pain. He has a special interest in the hip-spine connection. Dr. Shoemaker has advanced training in interventional spine medicine and procedures, ultrasound guided procedures and electrodiagnostic (EMG/NCV) testing."

3  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Injury
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tension Headache
  • Upper Back Pain

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13  Procedures

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

  • Colorado State Univeristy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Nova Southeastern University
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Broward General Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Colorado
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Washington University/Barnes Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shoemaker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Shoemaker does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Shoemaker and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Shoemaker's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shoemaker to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Shoemaker'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

No longer at pain clinic consultant, preform unnessary procedures. Lacked the basic understanding of spine nerve pain, treated one side of nerve block when both sides should have been blocked causing a second procedure. When crying in pain noticed assistant and making eye contact not saying much....more
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One of the best medical professionals that has treated me. Just a complete pleasure.
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