Dr. Elaine Arata attended the Indiana University School of Medicine and completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver. She has been board certified in Internal Medicine since 1980 and achieved the certificate of Added Qualifications in Geriatric Medicine in 1994.
She was a clinical instructor in medicine at the University of Colorado for a year and then began her private practice.
Dr. Arata practiced for a number of years in Colorado Springs and Pueblo before relocating to Maryland in December of 1993. She had an office in Annapolis from 1994 until moving to the Severna Park site in January of 2004. She enjoys seeing adults of all ages beginning at age 16 with a particular interest in preventing disease and in optimizing health when multiple chronic conditions are present. She has hospital privileges at Anne Arundel Medical Center.
Dr. Arata participates with the following networks: AAMC Info Med - Vital Choice One & Two, WellChoice, United Health Care, Mamsi, Alliance, Golden Rule & One Net, BCBS PPO and PPN, BCBS Triple Choice PPO & PPN only. BCBS Federal, Tricare PPO, Medicare and Cigna PPO.
Dr. Arata is married with two children. She enjoys bicycling, hiking, skiing and a good joke.