Dr. Robert Erickson, MD

Dr. Robert Erickson, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 63

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

New Patient

(218) 248-7674

Current Patient

Dr. Robert Erickson, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Deer River, MN and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Erickson has more experience with Pancreatic Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Minnesota Medical School medical school in 1984. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Essentia Health-Virginia and Essentia Health St. Mary's Hospital-Superior. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Erickson to book an appointment.

Locations

Essentia Health-Deer River

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(218) 248-7674
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Essentia Health-Deer River115 10th Ave NE Deer River, MN 56636
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Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic 1st Street Building

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Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic 1st Street Building420 E 1st St Fl 2 Duluth, MN 55805
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Essentia Health-Hibbing Clinic

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Essentia Health-Hibbing Clinic730 E 34th St Hibbing, MN 55746
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Essentia Health-Virginia Clinic

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Essentia Health-Virginia Clinic1101 9th St N Virginia, MN 55792
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Hospital Highlight

Affiliated with Essentia Health St. Mary's Medical Center Duluth, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Erickson

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Erickson treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Erickson treats other conditions, please contact the office at (218) 246-8275.

Pancreatic Disease

Pancreatic disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the pancreas, such as pancraetitis.Compare with other Pancreatic Disease specialists.

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Check Dr. Erickson's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Erickson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • Gallbladder Scan
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Impedance Testing
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • pH Probe
  • Pouchitis
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ultrasound, Endoanal
  • Ultrasound, Esophageal
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Wireless pH Testing

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Dr. Erickson accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I have the privilege of caring for patients and their families and sharing in Essentia Health's mission of making a healthy difference in people's lives.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Fairview University Med Center
Residency Hospital
Hennepin Co Med Center
Residency Hospital
1984
University of Minnesota Medical School
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Robert Erickson, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (218) 248-7674, and for other questions, call (218) 246-8275.

Does Dr. Robert Erickson, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Erickson has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Robert Erickson, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Robert Erickson, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Erickson's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Robert Erickson, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Robert Erickson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Erickson frequently treats Pancreatic Disease. See all practice areas where Dr. Erickson specializes.

Where is Dr. Robert Erickson, MD's office located?

Dr. Erickson's office is located at 115 10th Ave NE, Deer River, MN 56636. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Erickson is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Essentia Health-Virginia

Virginia, MN

61% Patient Experience Rating, 8% lower than the national average

Essentia Health St. Mary's Hospital-Superior

Superior, WI

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

Essentia Health St. Mary's Medical Center

Duluth, MN

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Essentia Health-Deer River

Deer River, MN

82% Patient Experience Rating, 13% higher than the national average

Essentia Health-Northern Pines

Aurora, MN