Dr. Laura Pomerenke, MD

Dr. Laura Pomerenke, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Laura Pomerenke, MD is a general surgery specialist in Colorado Springs, CO. She graduated from University Of Arizona School Of Med and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

175 S Union Blvd Ste 345

Colorado Springs, CO 80910

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Secondary Malignancies
more than 5% of peers
Breast Reconstruction
more than 5% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Pomerenke'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pomerenke "Our practice philosophy is to provide the most up to date, compassionate care possible. Through our affiliation with the University of Colorado, we can provide University level care, including cutting edge research, without having to travel to Denver. We offer in office ultrasound, including same day biopsy, and oncoplastic surgical techniques."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

5  Conditions Treated

8  Procedures

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • University of Arizona
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Arizona School Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Oregon Health & Sciences Univ
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Oregon Health And Science University
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pomerenke has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pomerenke's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pomerenke to family and friends
17 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Pomerenke's 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 (6)

Dr. Pomerenke is an amazing human being. She walked me through breast cancer at age 40 with competency and compassion. She is very well-read and up-to-date in her knowledge, and the perfect combination of realistic and optimistic, serious and light-hearted. She always spent as much time with me as...more
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I got a diagnosis of breast cancer on Friday. I called Dr. Pomerenke's office Friday, and three times on Tuesday, still nobody will call back to schedule an appointment! I left my name and number whenever I could, however twice when I pushed "2" to get her line, the phone simply went dead. It is...more
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Dr. Pomerenke was able to get my mother in quickly following her breast cancer diagnosis. The UC Health team was amazing under her direction in scheduling base line testing for my mother in a matter of days since she traveled from another state. They were able to accomplish what would have taken...more
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Dr. Pomerenke is caring and compassionate. She spends as much time explaining things as you need, will explain again and again if needed. She makes you feel like more than just a condition. Dr. Pomerenke's care for her patients is obvious. Have never met a more competent, caring, and talented...more
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By far, one of the best doctors I have ever dealt with. Patient, knowledgeable, skilled and personable. Unheard of in the medical community. When my oncologist didn't answer my questions satisfactorily I could always depend on Dr. Pomerenke. I highly recommend her !
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