Dr. Paul Pontier, MD

Dr. Paul Pontier, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Paul Pontier, MD is a nephrology specialist in Chesapeake, VA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 1984 and specializes in nephrology.

713 Volvo Pkwy

Chesapeake, VA 23320

Contact Information

(757) 548-0076

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Pontier performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 95% of peers
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Pontier's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pontier "I treat complex internal medicine patients. I believe that the patient needs to take charge of their chronic illness. I provide them the tools to achieve this."

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

29  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Williams College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Naval Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Rutgers University PHD
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alph Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 1984
Media & Publications

Dr. Pontier has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pontier's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pontier to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Pontier's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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