Dr. Pothen Koruth, MD

Dr. Pothen Koruth, MD

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Dr. Pothen Koruth, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Lake Mary, FL and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

Sunstate Medical Associates

758 N Sun Dr Ste 104

Lake Mary, FL 32746
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Koruth's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Koruth "Dr. Pothen C. Koruth is a Board Certified Internist who completed his training in internal medicine at Mt. Sinai Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University. Following residency, he started practice in California and later moved to Central Florida to help establish one of the first fully pledged hospitalist programs in the country.In 1999, he teamed up with Dr. Farideh Zadeh, a professional colleague of long standing, to start SunState Medical at its current location.His vast outpatient experience in California and recent work as a hospitalist have been tremendous assets to his present practice."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Koruth "We make a special effort to provide you with the latest health-related information via our Live Health News link via our conversations with you. If you have any questions or concerns regarding your medical condition, we are happy to discuss them with you. Thank you for your interest in Sunstate Medical Associates and we hope that your visit will be a pleasant one."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

248  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Angioplasty
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Dialysis
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endoscopy
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)
  • Lithotripsy
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Ventilator Management
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Calicut Medical College-India
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Calicut Medical College
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mt. Sinai Medical Center-Internal Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mt. Sinai Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Koruth has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Koruth's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Koruth to family and friends
21 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Koruth's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • 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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

My wife and I have been a patient of Dr. Koruth for about 15 years and I think he is absolutely wonderful. He is a exceptional Doctor with extensive concerns for his patients. We now have or oldest daughter going to him and we look forward to always having him our family doctor.
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Christine Reece in the last week Dr P. Koruth is not a good doctor nor does he have sound judgement with diagnosing patients and their signs and symptoms. He thinks everything is a joke and lacks the knowledge to medically discern a fatal sign and symptom from an acute/ chronic sign and symptom...more
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Never again. Iwant a healthcare provider who has an interest and respect for what the patient has to say. Id much prefer doctor of osteopothy than an md and will search for that or a nurse practitioner next time.
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Moderately difficult to schedule appts through the "your call is important to us" automated system. Parking at the office is extremely limited, and alternate parking is more than 1/4 mile walk away. I waited more than an hour and 15 minutes past my scheduled appt time before giving up and leaving...more
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Dr. Koruth seems to be a very patient man. He is the doctor for my handicapped down-syndrome brother who is no longer able to communicate or walk. Dr. Koruth explains thoroughly to my mother and myself, but speaks to my brother, Steven. My 90-year old mother loves the way he treats my brother...more
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