Dr. Mark Sontag, MD

Dr. Mark Sontag, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Male  ·  
60 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Mark Sontag, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Redwood City, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Remedy Medical Group

363 Main St # C

Redwood City, CA 94063
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
more than 88% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 87% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sontag "Compassionate, comprehensive care that emphasizes restoring function."

1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Pain Disorder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
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9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Santa Clara Vly Med Center Sta
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Stanford University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Mark Sontag, MD
Dr. Sontag has been amazing! I was referred to him by another doctor I respect and couldn't be happier with the referral. I met him after a year of chronic sciatic pain due to two slipped discs. I'd done everything I could think of to address the problem with no success (another physiatrist, an...Read More
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REDWOOD CITY – Feb 06, 2018
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Dr. Sontag and his team did an outstanding job on my painful, problematic back! I am so grateful for his careful explanation, gentle handling and prompt appointment. He save me so much pain, and I am very grateful!
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Redwood City – Jan 14, 2018
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What your about to read is the Truth, and If You live in the Bay Area and are in Pain but Wish for a "Miracle Doctor" then Dr. Sontag MD is Your Man ......Look no further, at 70 years old I have been to more Doctors than you can count on your fingers and toes.......Trust me ......Dr. Sontag is a...Read More
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Rodney Andregg in San Mateo, CA – Oct 23, 2017
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I have been seeing Dr. Sontag for ;over back and pinch nerve pain in my leg. He and his staff have gone overboard to work with Blue Cross to get all of my procedures covered and paid, even when they were not totally covered. Dr. Sontag is continuing to work with me for a long term solution to my...Read More
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Cece Montgomery in Menlo Park, CA – Nov 16, 2016
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