Dr. Corey Ponder, MD

Dr. Corey Ponder, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Corey Ponder, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Norman, OK and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 2002 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, adult orthopedic surgery, and more.

3400 W Tecumseh Rd Ste 101

Norman, OK 73072

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Care Network
  • CoreSource
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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Complications of Joint Prosthesis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Replacement
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers

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8  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

30  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Systemic Chondromalacia

13  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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  • University of Oklahoma
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University of Utah
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Lone Grove High School
    Other Education | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ponder has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ponder's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ponder to family and friends
41 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ponder's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr Ponder was kind, understanding and willing to answer any and all questions. His staff does the same. Would not hesitate to have him see and care for family and friends
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I have great satisfaction and admiration for Dr. Corey Ponder, the ultra-professional and friendly staff that works with him at the office, and the the excellent nursing staff at the bone and joint replacement center where my first knee was replaced less than 2 weeks ago. I already have much...more
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Dr. Ponder did my knee replacement Dec 21, 2016. I have nothing but good to say about him. I have referred several frends to him. He will be doing my other knee this summer.
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I went to Dr. Ponder September 2013. I haven't been out of pain sence. My knee hperextends. It some times just gives way and I fall. Dr. Ponder him self is a very good person. And I am very sure a good Dr. He just didn't do any thing but bad for me. I am not going to give up. I will go back to see...more
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He did my knee surgery and I would recommend him.
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