Dr. Amit Poonia, MD

Dr. Amit Poonia, MD

Anesthesiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Amit Poonia, MD is an anesthesiology specialist in Clifton, NJ and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University of Mumbai in 2002 and specializes in anesthesiology, pain medicine, and more.

1084 Main Ave

Clifton, NJ 07011

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Poonia's Experience

Dr. Poonia's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Anesthesiology
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Poonia "Dr. Poonia is dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment and management of acute and chronic pain. He strives to provide his patients with an accurate diagnosis to relieve pain utilizing the least invasive treatment methods. Our patient-centered philosophy involves educating patients about their treatment options; whether it is nonsurgical, interventional, or surgical. Our staff members are compassionate, caring, and considerate ."

3  Specialties

  • Anesthesiology
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

45  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • University of Mumbai
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Chief Resident
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Suny Downstate Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • New York University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Poonia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Poonia's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Poonia to family and friends
27 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

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Dr. Poonia's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I was suffering from chronic pain. I took many treatments and medicines, but no improvement was seen. Then somebody suggested to me to go to a pain management center for the chronic pain treatment. Professional and experienced doctors treated me in a calm way. I did not have to wait any more for...more
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only cares about collecting money- the kicked me to curb once I was done with my MVA case
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Horrible experience with back pain management
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Dr. Poonia was very helpful with my back pain following a car accident. He was very clear in his treatment and after a few visits I felt much better. I was nervous at first about getting a procedure which required an injection, but it worked very well. My only mistake was waiting 2 months to get it...more
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