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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 62

166 S 5th St
Montpelier, ID 83254
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Hospital Quality

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Bear Lake Memorial Hospital
164 South 5th Street
Montpelier, ID 83254
Caribou Memorial Hospital and Living Center
300 South 3rd West
Soda Springs, ID 83276

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BLMH Physicians Clinic
BLMH Physicians Clinic
166 S 5th St
Montpelier, ID 83254
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    Dr. Podany Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Dysphagia
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Malnutrition
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Podany Jr.

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Idaho.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Charles University 1st Faculty Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1968

    Internship Hospital

    Jamaica Hospital
    Complete in 1972

    Residency Hospital

    Jamaica Hospital
    Complete in 1974

    Fellowship Hospital

    Jamaica Hospital
    Complete in 1976
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Podany Jr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Podany Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Bear Lake Memorial Hospital

    • Caribou Memorial Hospital and Living Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Office Locations

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    BLMH Physicians Clinic
    166 S 5th St
    Montpelier, ID 83254
    (208) 847-1110 (Office)
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