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Erik Dean, DO, Family Medicine, Scottsdale, AZ, HonorHealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center


Family Medicine Scottsdale, AZ

Sports Medicine (Non-Surgical)

Sports Medicine/Family Practice

Overview of Dr. Dean

Dr. Dean graduated from the University of Arizona with a degree in exercise physiology where he also played football from 1991- 1995. He attended medical school at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, Calif., earning a doctor of osteopathic medicine degree in 2001. He completed his residency at Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, serving as chief resident in 2004. Dr. Dean practices both sports and family medicine. He is currently a team physician for the San Francisco Giants, Colorado Rockies, and Scottsdale Saguaro and Desert Mountain high schools. Dr. Dean is on staff at the University of Arizona Medical School Phoenix supporting their sports medicine teaching program. His clinical interests include sports medicine, athletic injuries, endurance athletes, sports team and event coverage, and musculoskeletal ultrasound for diagnostics and injections. Dr. Dean is an avid endurance athlete and enjoys coaching his daughter’s softball team.

Education & Training

  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Rochester)
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Rochester)Residency, Family Medicine, 2001 - 2004
  • College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific
    College of Osteopathic Medicine of the PacificClass of 2001

Certifications & Licensure

  • AZ State Medical License
    AZ State License 2001 - 2025
  • American Board of Family Medicine Family Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification eClinicalWorks EHR, eClinicalWorks LLC, 2012

Publications & Presentations


Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    Connecticare FlexPOS
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Health Net Arizona HMO
    Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
    Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    Oxford Health Freedom
    Oxford Health Liberty
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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