Dr. Erik Beger, MD

Dr. Erik Beger, MD

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Age 53
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Dr. Erik Beger, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Norwalk, CT and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Georg-August-University in 1992 and specializes in rheumatology.

69 East Ave

Norwalk, CT 06851

Contact Information

(203) 276-7844

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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. Beger's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Beger treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Beger treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Beger treats Arthritis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Beger treats this condition more than 94% 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
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Beger treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Beger treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Beger's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dry Eyes
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
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
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
Systemic Sclerosis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Erik Beger, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Norwalk, CT and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Georg-August-University in 1992 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2000
    Monatefiore Medical Center, University Hospital For Albert Einstein College Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    2000
  • 1998
    Boston University, Carney Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1996
    Carney Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1992
    Georg-August-University
    Medical School
    1992
  • 1988
    Rwth Aachen
    Undergraduate School
    1988

Languages

  • French
  • German
  • English

Awards

Media & Publications

  • A Peptide DNA Surrogate Accelerates Autoimmune Manifestations and Nephritis in Lupus-Prone Mice,
  • Antigenic triggers and molecular targets for anti-double-stranded DNA antibodies,
  • A Peptide DNA Mimotope Accelerates Disease in NZBxNZW F1 Mice,

Dr. Beger's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Beger

3.9

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
62.5%
(10)
4 Stars
6.25%
(1)
3 Stars
12.5%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
18.75%
(3)

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Dr Beger is an excellent doctor who listens, cares and provides great medical care
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My 1st appt gave me hope that I would find a resolution to my pain issues. All over body pain during that appt we talked about running test and then if all was well coming up with a plan to treat Fibromyalgia I went back to him 3 weeks later and I feel like I was lost in the cracks of his...Read More
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VERY knowledgeable. Fantastic listener. Does not rush you, and knows just about everything in Rheumatology. Very good bedside manners.
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I called to make an appointment and I was able to get one the same day!!. The staff was very friendly & courteousness. Dr. Beger was great, very friendly, listened my health concerns and made recommendations . I have a follow up visit next week. Thank you Dr. Beger for making my first visit a...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
Connecticare POS
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
MagnaCare
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
POMCO Group
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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Norwalk Hospital

Norwalk, CT

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Stamford, CT

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