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Specializes in Anesthesiology • Male • Age 51

123 Frontage Road A
Gray, LA 70359
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Thibodaux Regional Medical Center
602 N Acadia Rd
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Iberia Medical Center
2315 E Main St
New Iberia, LA 70560

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Headache & Pain Center
Headache & Pain Center
123 Frontage Road A
Gray, LA 70359
Headache & Pain Center
151 Frontage Road A
Gray, LA 70359
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    Dr. Ponder Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Anesthesiology
    • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

    Board Certifications

    • Anesthesiology
    • Pain Medicine
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Louisiana State University / School of Medicine In New Orleans
    Graduated in 1989

    Internship Hospital

    St Joseph's Hospital
    Complete in 1990

    Residency Hospital

    Tulane Med Center
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    Pain Consortium Greater Kansas City
    Complete in 1994
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ponder Jr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Ponder Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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    • Iberia Medical Center

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    Dr. Ponder Jr.'s Office & Staff

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    4.6 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Ponder Jr.

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    4.2 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

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    Office Locations

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    Headache & Pain Center
    123 Frontage Road A
    Gray, LA 70359
    (337) 560-0880 (Office)
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    Headache & Pain Center
    151 Frontage Road A
    Gray, LA 70359
    (985) 580-1200 (Office)
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