Dr. Maria Fondal, MD

Dr. Maria Fondal, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 54
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Maria Fondal, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Stockbridge, GA. She is 54 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

1101 Hospital Dr Ste 200

Stockbridge, GA 30281

Contact Information

(678) 289-5488

Insurance Accepted

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

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Autoimmune Diseases
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more than 91% of peers

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  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Vascular Disease


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  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • Washington University St Louis
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Deaconess Hospital St Louis University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Deaconess Hospital St Louis University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Mo
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fondal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fondal's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fondal to family and friends
based on 33 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Fondal's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Griffin, GA |
I was recommended to Dr. Fondal by my internal Med Dr. She gave me answers when no one else could. I’m sorry to see that all of you have had a bad experience. I’m glad that you’re putting your opinions because it helps. I did try to call the office today they answered the first time However the 3 other times I called it said” the Verizon customer is not available right now?? I didn’t understand that? Overall she has been Amazing
Stockbridge, GA |
Very knowledgeable but arrogant and combative. Phones don't work most of the time. Staff changes constantly and never for the better. I think she needs to hire someone to organize the office and staff. Wait times are ridiculous. I'm never confident it's my information she's looking at because it will end completely different than what she said when I call in for la results.
Birmingham, AL |
Find another dr !!! The first visit ok the second visit was a disaster . I never met a doctor that is so aloof combative and down right arrogant . These diseases are serious conditions and if she dont care about her patients she should not be a doctor. I wish I would have read reviews about her before going . She didn't want to explain to me why she was putting me on meds , she don't know her patients , she spends her time staring at the computer, rather give u a print out instead of explaining
in Hampton |
If they had A minus 5 stars that would be my choice.I think she is A good Doctor but scattered late for appointments .I got to A appointment to start A med and they said they had samples and they did not ,the doctor was more concerned about her vacation then Patients needs.After doing all the test and X rays 2 weeks went by no med no calls so I called 2 times since 8-1-16 and have not got A return call back .So my rating for this Doctor Is HORRIBLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I have systemic sclerosis, my blood work was off the charts high, I was recommended to see a rheumatologist, Went to see Dr. Fondal, I was told you don't have Lupus (I knew that before I went) , can't help you, follow up with your PCP within the year. She knows nothing about anything else. I went to Emory Rheumatology Clinic in Atlanta, getting the help I need. The doctors there could not believe she knew nothing about systemic sclerosis.
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Dr. Fondal accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Fondal has admitting privileges

Piedmont Henry Hospital
1133 Eagles Landing Pkwy
Stockbridge, GA 30281
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