Dr. Eric Sobel, MD

Dr. Eric Sobel, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Eric Sobel, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in rheumatology.

2000 SW Archer Rd

Gainesville, FL 32608

Contact Information

(352) 265-0140

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Polymyositis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Sobel'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.

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

81  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • North Carolina Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • North Carolina Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sobel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sobel's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sobel to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Sobel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Sobel has been my rheumatologist for over 10 years and has taken more time with me to figure out my condition than any other physician. I am in a good place now and it all thanks to Dr Sobel. There is no one better. !
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The Worst, truly. I went to him for progressively worsening back pain and he gave me a referral to psychiatry. I'm serious. Then, I find out six months and one fractured vertebrae later that I have a pretty serious spine condition. And yes, the fracture could've been prevented had "Dr" Sobel...more
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It took months to get an appointment; I had to drive 4 hours each way. I was referred to him to rule out 2-3 specific autoimmune diseases. He seemed compassionate, but he only wrote my referring physician a note suggesting that I try a 2 week course of anti-depressants for fatigue! I was beyond...more
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He ran some tests on my son and didn't bother with a follow up to go over the results. I had to look online for the results. Seems he has no interest in treating and caring for patients.
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