Dr. Lori Pounds, MD

Dr. Lori Pounds, MD

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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.Read her story

8300 Floyd Curl Dr # 4A

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
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Pounds' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pounds treats Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Pounds treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Phlebitis
  • Superficial Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombophlebitis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pounds treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Pounds treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pounds treats Venous Insufficiency more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Pounds treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Pounds' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Ultrasound
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lung Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Pounds enjoys all aspects of peripheral vascular surgery but has a particular interest in venous disease. This includes the spectrum of venous disorders from the cosmetic patient, varicose veins and venous ulcerations. She has had the opportun...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Average Wait Time
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  • Time well spent
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Dismissive, condescending and unprofessional
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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...Read 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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