Dr. Jairo Puentes, MD

Dr. Jairo Puentes, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Jairo Puentes, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Corpus Christi, TX and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from U Natl de Colombia, Bogota in 1967 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

5920 Saratoga Blvd Ste 395

Corpus Christi, TX 78414

Contact Information

(361) 852-0852

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Coccygeal Pain
normal
more than 69% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
normal
more than 69% of peers
Low Back Pain
normal
more than 69% 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.

1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

19  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Hand Conditions
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • U Natl de Colombia, Bogota
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Misericordia Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • University of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Puentes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Puentes' Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Puentes to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

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

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

If I could give zero stars, I would. My parents were patients of Puentes for many years under BCBS insurance. He stopped taking BCBS but prior patients were grandfathered in. My father unexpectedly passed away due to heart failure a few months ago, so my mom received a new BCBS card. He refused to...more
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