Dr. Francisco Puentes, MD

Dr. Francisco Puentes, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Francisco Puentes, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Marietta, GA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University of Zulia in 1990 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

625 Church St NE

Marietta, GA 30060

Contact Information

(770) 422-2004

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hypoglycemia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Puentes'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.

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Puentes does not have any board certifications listed.

53  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.

Education

  • University of Zulia
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University of Zulia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University of Zulia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Hospital-Research Fellowship
    Other Education | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Puentes has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Puentes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Puentes' Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Puentes to family and friends
46 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

  • 5
    (30)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Puentes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

The better!!!
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I’ve been a patient of Dr Puentes for nine years. I like that he’s never in a rush and takes his time to explain why and what test he will do to ensure you get the best care possible. Wonderful doctor!
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I recommend Dr. Puentes to family and friends, he is excellent.
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I Have been with doctor puentes for 5 years and he has helped my thyroid levels a lot. He is a great specialist
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Dr. Puentes is great thyroid specialist.
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