Dr. Douglas Potoczak, MD

Dr. Douglas Potoczak, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Douglas Potoczak, MD is a family medicine specialist in North Ridgeville, OH and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Wright State Univ Sch Of Med in 1989 and specializes in family medicine.

6115 Emerald St

North Ridgeville, OH 44039

Contact Information

(440) 327-7372

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Potoczak's Experience

Dr. Potoczak's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

286  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

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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.


  • Wright State Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Fairview Gen Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Potoczak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Potoczak's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Potoczak'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)

Dr Potoczak has been our family physician for over 20 years. We wouldn't trust anyone else for our care.
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I'd say he's going through the motions. Probably a fine doctor for basic maintenance and minor problems. Does not possess the ability to coordinate and monitor higher complexity issues or critical care. Guessing he's not up to date with the new solutions. And probably doesn't have the desire or...more
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While Dr Potoczak is a good doctor, his staff is a nightmare. Twice I was left alone in the waiting area, totally forgotten. When I told Dr Potoczak, he didn't believe it. They are chronically behind; plan on waiting for at least an hour or more. He is also very overtly political; much of it...more
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Thought he would be my doctor for the rest of my life,,until he has me down on all my medical records as being a high risk medication use, which I'm not at all!!!!I now have degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis and bulging disc's in my back and cannot be treated because of his ignorance!!
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