Dr. Francisco Puentes, MD

Dr. Francisco Puentes, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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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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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Puentes' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypothyroidism
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Puentes treats Hypothyroidism more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Puentes treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Puentes treats Thyroid Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Puentes treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Puentes treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Puentes treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Puentes' conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acquired Hypothyroidism
Adrenal Cortex Diseases
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Chronic Diseases
Diabetes
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hirsutism
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Rickets
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
Thyroiditis
Ultrasound, Thyroid
Vitamin D - Resistant Rickets
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2004
    Medical College Of Georgia
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 2002
    Medical College Of Georgia
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 2000
    Medical College Of Georgia
    Internship Hospital
    2000
  • 1997
    University Of Zulia
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1995
    University Of Zulia
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1993
    University Hospital-Research Fellowship
    1993
  • 1990
    University Of Zulia
    Medical School
    1990

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Puentes' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Puentes

3.7

Based on 47 reviews

5 Stars
65.95744680851064%
(31)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
2.127659574468085%
(1)
1 Star
31.914893617021278%
(15)

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5 stars says all about my experience. I have had 2 visits to this facility so far and my wait time was up to 5 min for app. Dr. Puentes is great, he has all the skills you want your doctor to have: compassion, empathy, commitment and competence. With the help of his wonderful nurse Martha he made...Read More
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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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Aetna
Aetna Test
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Choice Test HMO
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Golden Rule
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
WellCare

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