Dr. Mark Polatnick, MD

Dr. Mark Polatnick, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Mark Polatnick, MD is an internal medicine specialist in West Hartford, CT and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1996 and specializes in internal medicine.

41 N Main St Ste 300

West Hartford, CT 06107

Contact Information

(860) 313-0448

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Polatnick's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Polatnick "As a physician, I strive to provide excellent, compassionate care, working with my patients to achieve 'Best Care for a Lifetime'"

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

254  Conditions Treated


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19  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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.


  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Uconn Health Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Polatnick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Polatnick's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Polatnick to family and friends
19 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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Dr. Polatnick's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I called yesterday and inquired about the result of my ultrasound. A receptionist stated she talked to the doctor, and the result was "indeterminate." When I asked her to explain, she stated "It means we don't know what the heck is wrong with you." I called again today about some concerns. A...more
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Dr Polatnick is great. He is a wonderful GP who listens to his patients and spends time with him. One of the best GPs I've ever met. His staff and their scheduling leave a lot to be desired. You can walk up to the counter to check in and see some staff members too busy on Facebook to help you....more
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