Dr. Debra Polson, MD

Dr. Debra Polson, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Debra Polson, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Wright State Univ Sch Of Med in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

3040 N Swan Rd Ste C

Tucson, AZ 85712

Contact Information

(520) 320-1369

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
very high
more than 97% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

43  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Wright State Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Wright State U Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Beaumont Hospital-Royal Oak Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Polson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Polson's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Polson'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)

Many years ago, I had to go to Dr. Polson and had a good experience. As a result, I referred others to her and kept her name for future reference. I recently had the need to see Dr. Polson again and was reminded on why I kept her name. She was very knowledgeable and professional. I especially...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Polson's for over 20 years. She is kind, caring, and a good listener. She spends time with me and doesn't try to rush out of the room. She is proactive with my condition. If you are looking for a doctor, I would highly recommend her as your doctor.
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My experience was not positive. I was billed $175 for one 15 minute office visit. I was prescribed two medications and given the wrong directions by the doctor on the second one when the first medication caused a reaction. Consequently, I cancelled the procedure and was still billed. I would not...more
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I am very disappointed with her last and final visit with my mother. She quite coldly and rudely told my mother she was in the final stages of her condition and she could not live by herself any longer, and that she had 3 to 6 months left. Then abruptly exited the room leaving my 85 year old...more
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Dr. Polson has been my doctor for several years. I am completely satisfied with her. One of the few doctors today who will contact you even on weekends if there is an issue 100% professional.
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