Dr. Lori Pounds, MD

Dr. Lori Pounds, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Lori Pounds, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Temple University School of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

4502 Medical Dr

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 567-5715

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Venous Insufficiency
high
more than 86% of peers
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
normal
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Pounds'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

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

30  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

23  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

  • Temple University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Temple University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pounds has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pounds' Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pounds to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Pounds' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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Dr Pounds performed my surgery. First of all, she operated on the incorrect veins. The ones that were supposed to be done were not touched. After I took the bandages off, my leg had developed MRSA and ecoli. She was very dismissive of my concerns and misdiagnosed my MRSA as phlebitis. I would not...more
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I HAD A STENT PUT IN MY LEFT KNEE SHE CUT ME OPEN AND I HAVE NO FEELING FROM MY KNEE TO MY THIGH.WENT TO ANOTHER VASCULAR DOCTOR THE STENT PARTIALLY CLOSED HAD TO BALLOON AND PUT ANOTHER STENT IN FOUR MONTHS. NOW I HAVE TO GET DONE AGAIN!!!!
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