Dr. Ernesto Potes, MD

Dr. Ernesto Potes, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ernesto Potes, MD is a neurology specialist in Spartanburg, SC and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from U Natl De Colombia, Bogota in 1977 and specializes in neurology.

1690 Skylyn Dr Ste 140

Spartanburg, SC 29307

Contact Information

(864) 577-9107

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Potes performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

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  • Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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.


  • U Natl De Colombia, Bogota
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of Maryland Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Maryland Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Burke Rehab Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Potes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Potes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Potes to family and friends
based on 15 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Potes' Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Potes was recommended by two sources. I had been a patient for two years after my initial consultation. He ordered appropriate testing for my situation, yet never revealed findings, follow-ups were not helpful. The waiting room waits were always long, and the office visits always short. The...more
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It is true that we had to wait , but he is a good doctor we like him a lot.
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Didn't listen to what my caregiver had to say.
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Office was extremely crowded, I sat there 1 hour 45 minutes for my appt. I noticed others being called back (there are 2 doctors there) arriving after me. I felt he rushed through my appt. to get out of the office.....I was told he had an emergency at the hospital.
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