Dr. Ernst Bontemps, MD

Dr. Ernst Bontemps, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ernst Bontemps, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in South Pasadena, FL. He specializes in gastroenterology.Read his story

Center for Digestive Diseases

1609 Pasadena Ave S Ste 3M

South Pasadena, FL 33707
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net

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Top Care Areas

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

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Bontemps's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Bontemps' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bontemps "Meet Doctor Ernest Bontemps. Here are his vitals: He's board certified, specializing in Internal Medicine. Doctor Bontemps is a highly experienced doctor, with 20 years of practice in the field highly regarded by his patients they rate him 3.5 out of 4 stars. They point out his bedside manners. He has won a number of awards, including Patients' Choice Award 2012 and Compassionate Doctor Recognition 2012. Is affiliated with a highly rated hospital. Graduated from Université d'Etat d'Haïti. He completed his fellowship at University Hospital of Brooklyn at Long Island Hospital in 2002. His average waiting time is 18 minutes. He accepts new patients. There are several languages spoken in the office. He also has a number of insurance plans accepted."
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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

85  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Universite D'Etat D'Haiti, Faculte De Medecine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Ny Meth Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ny Meth Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Long Island College Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bontemps has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bontemps' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bontemps to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Bontemps' 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 (3)

Treats patients like cash machines. Ignores your presenting conditions and automatically schedules you for a colonoscopy where he makes his $$$. Once he gets you in for the colonoscopy and endoscopy (for double bang of the bucks) drops his care for you off to a nurse and does not follow up on your...more
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Needs a refresher course on how to read a CBC. He felt my CBCs were normal but my hematologist did not concur with his assessment. He likes to run tests but does not implement a plan to correct the abnormal test results. If your case is complex; consider another specialist.
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