Dr. Eric Sobel, MD

Dr. Eric Sobel, MD

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Age 62
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Dr. Eric Sobel, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 29 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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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sobel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sobel treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Sobel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sobel treats Arthritis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Sobel treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Polymyositis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sobel treats Polymyositis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sobel treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sobel's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Eric Sobel, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

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

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Dr. Sobel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sobel

3.3

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(5)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
10%
(1)
2 Stars
10%
(1)
1 Star
30%
(3)

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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...Read 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...Read 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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