Although born in New York, Erika Frykberg Glas grew up in Jacksonville, attending Bolles High School. She graduated from Auburn University with a Bachelor of Science degree with emphasis on Pre-Medicine, where she was a Swimming All-American Athlete.
Dr. Glas received her medical degree from Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Illinois College of Medicine (Peoria, IL) in 2009. After residency, Dr. Glas practiced in Tennessee, before returning to Jacksonville and joining North Florida OB GYN in 2012.
Her father, Dr. Eric Frykberg, was Chief of Surgery at Shands during his 38 years in the medical field, and her brother is a physician at Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute. Erika is married to Mat Glas, and they have 3 children, Gavin, Delaney, and Cooper.