Dr. Robert Puntel, MD

Dr. Robert Puntel, MD

Pediatric Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(7)
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Dr. Robert Puntel, MD is a pediatric cardiology doctor who practices in Phoenix, AZ. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

1919 E Thomas Rd

Phoenix, AZ 85016

Contact Information

(602) 933-3366

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Comprehensive Medical and Dental Program (CMDP)
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
very high
more than 98% of peers
Septal Defect
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypotension
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neonatal Bradycardia
  • Newborn Hypoxemia
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • Unif. Svs Univ of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Health Center of Pittsburgh
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Puntel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Puntel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Puntel to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Puntel'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Broadlands, VA |
Dr. Puntel is one of the best physicians and nicest people you'll ever meet; the absolute finest. He taught us as two new hyper-concerned parents exactly how to care for our special needs daughter. He took care of our daughter from pre-natal care until we moved to Virginia; a hand off of medical...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Puntel accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
    AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) EPO
    AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus PPO
  • Comprehensive Medical and Dental Program (CMDP)
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Choice of Arizona
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • Health Net
  • Humana
    Gold
    Humana HMO
    Humana PPO
  • Indian Health Service
  • LifeWise
  • Mercy Care
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    AHCCCS with Prior Authorization
  • MultiPlan
    RAN/AMN
  • Phoenix Health Plan
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    Phoenix Health Plan (w/prior authorization)
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • Triwest
    TriCare/TriWest
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare HMO
    PacifiCare POS
    PacifiCare PPO
    Sierra Health
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Puntel has admitting privileges

Abrazo Arrowhead Campus
18701 N 67th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85308
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Abrazo West Campus
13677 W McDowell Rd
Goodyear, AZ 85395
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Dignity Health - Mercy Gilbert Medical Center
3555 S Val Vista Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85297
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Phoenix Children's Hospital
1919 E Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85016
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