Dr. Patrick Pontee, MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Male • Age 67

5500 Hohman Ave Ste 1F
Hammond, IN 46320
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  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Community Hospital
901 MacArthur Blvd
Munster, IN 46321
Franciscan St. Margaret Health - Hammond
5454 Hohman Ave
Hammond, IN 46320

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5500 Hohman Ave Ste 1F
Hammond, IN 46320
3100 45th St
Highland, IN 46322
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    Dr. Pontee's Experience

    Dr. Pontee's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology

    Board Certifications

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Birth Control
    • Colporrhaphy
    • Colposcopy
    • C-Section
    • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
    • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
    • Dilation and Curettage
    • Endocervical Curettage
    • Endometrial Ablation
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Sympathectomy
    • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
    • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
    • Vaginal Surgery
    • Wound Repair
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    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Blood Disorders
    • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
    • Breech Position
    • Cancer
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Cervicitis
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Ectopic Pregnancy
    • Encounters for High-Risk Pregnancies
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Endometriosis
    • Female Infertility
    • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
    • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
    • Mastodynia
    • Maternal Anemia
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Miscarriages
    • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
    • Osteopenia
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    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Perimenopause
    • Placenta Previa
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Preeclampsia
    • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
    • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
    • Rectovaginal Fistula
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Syphilis Infections
    • Trichomoniasis
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Diseases
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy
    • Yeast Infections
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • 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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina

    Internship Hospital

    Muhlenburg Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Cook Co Hospital
    Complete in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Pontee & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Pontee's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Community Hospital

    • Franciscan St. Margaret Health - Hammond

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    2.5
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    2.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pontee to family and friends

    2.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    Dr. Pontee's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.7 out of 5

    13 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    12 responses

    Experience with Dr. Pontee

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.7 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.6 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.7 out of 5

    13 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.5 out of 5

    13 responses

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    Office Locations

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    5500 Hohman Ave Ste 1F
    Hammond, IN 46320
    (219) 931-6696 (Office)
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    3100 45th St
    Highland, IN 46322
    (219) 924-1888 (Office)
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