Dr. Robert Puntel, MD

Dr. Robert Puntel, MD

Pediatric Cardiology  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Robert Puntel, MD is a pediatric cardiology specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Unif. Svs Univ of Health Sciences in 1989 and specializes in pediatric cardiology and cardiology.

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

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

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

Dr. Puntel'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

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2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

46  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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4  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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

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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