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Eric Zacharias, md

About Eric Zacharias

Dr. Eric Zacharias is board certified in Internal Medicine, the medical specialty dedicated to preventing, diagnosing, and treating adult diseases.
In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Zacharias works as an academic physician, teaching ongoing courses to medical students, residents, and practicing physicians.

As author of The Mediterranean Diet: A Clinician’s Guide, Dr. Zacharias is a nationally recognized expert and has spoken on the topic to professional and general audiences throughout the United States.

He and his wife enjoy running, cycling, skiing, and hiking together and with their children.

Specialty Areas

As an Internal Medicine physician, Dr. Zacharias specializes in comprehensive care of adults, and his practice emphasizes preventive health care, health maintenance, and early disease detection. He also diagnoses and treats the spectrum of acute and chronic medical problems, from simple office visits to intensive care hospitalization

Dr. Zacharias offers travel medicine consultations for patients venturing anywhere in the world. He provides medical-related information and services, including administering the required and recommended vaccines in accordance with each patient’s travel destination and medical history. He is also a certified Yellow Fever vaccine provider.

When prescribing medication for travelers, Dr. Zacharias often works with the Boulder Medical Center Pharmacy, which stocks the necessary vaccines, including anti-malarial and anti-diarrheal medications.

Travel vaccinations include:

  • Japanese Encephalitis
  • Rabies (pre and post exposure)
  • Typhoid Fever
  • Yellow Fever (state certified)

Protective common vaccinations include:

  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Influenza (seasonal)
  • Measles-Mumps-Rubella
  • Meningococcal
  • Pneumococcal
  • Poliomyelitis (Polio)
  • Shingles
  • Tetanus/Diphtheria
  • Tetanus/Diphtheria/Pertussis
  • Varicella (Chickenpox)

Education and Certifications

  • Residency — University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO

Professional Affiliations

  • Colorado Medical Society
  • Boulder County Medical Society
  • Dr. Zacharias maintains an academic appointment as clinical professor with the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center

Recent Eric Zacharias Posts

A Q&A with Dr. Eric Zacharias, Boulder Medical Center internist. As author of The Mediterranean Diet: A Clinician’s Guide, Dr.Eric Zacharias is a nationally recognized expert and has spoken on the topic to professional and general audiences throughout the United States.

by Eric Zacharias, MD Internal Medicine Specialist Boulder Medical Center Colorado is a great place to visit for mountain activities. Unfortunately,…read more

We are learning more about Zika virus and the risks it poses to pregnant women, non-pregnant women, and men every…read more

Public health officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have concluded that Zika virus during pregnancy can cause…read more

Zika disease is a newly prominent disease caused by the Zika virus.  It is principally spread by the bite of…read more

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