Dr. Joseph Puente, MD

Dr. Joseph Puente, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Joseph Puente, MD is a family medicine specialist in Sinton, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 1996 and specializes in family medicine.

209 E Market St

Sinton, TX 78387

Contact Information

(361) 364-0650

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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Dr. Puente's Experience

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Dr. Puente's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

197  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginosis Screening

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

  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Christus Spohn Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Puente has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Puente's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Puente to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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  • 4
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  • 1
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Dr. Puente's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Been my doctor for years. He listens and is very attentive to my needs. Never had any issues and can always reach him personally if needed. I've since moved out of Sinton but will continue to travel to see Dr. Puente.
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Dr. Puente is very good however his staff is not. I waited over 2 HOURS in the WAITING room since they don't do appointments only walk-ins, which should mean it goes in order by who's there first since there are no appointments. I sat there and watched 3 people who had come in AFTER me go in. When...more
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