Dr. Mark Sontag, MD

Dr. Mark Sontag, MD

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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Male  |  
60 y/o
(10)

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 graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Remedy Medical Group

363 Main St # C

Redwood City, CA 94063
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 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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See how frequently Dr. Sontag performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acupuncture
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Pain Management
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • 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

Dr. Sontag has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sontag's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sontag to family and friends
3.9
based on 10 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Sontag's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Redwood City |
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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in San Mateo, CA |
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...more
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in Menlo Park, CA |
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...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sontag accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Sontag has admitting privileges

Sequoia Hospital
170 Alameda De Las Pulgas
Redwood City, CA 94062
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