Dr. Stephen Ponder, MD

Dr. Stephen Ponder, MD

Endocrinology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Stephen Ponder, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Temple, TX and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston in 1984 and specializes in endocrinology, pediatric endocrinology, and more.

1901 SW H K Dodgen Loop

Temple, TX 76502

Contact Information

(254) 935-5048

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes Type 1
very high
more than 95% of peers
Precocious Puberty
normal
more than 50% of peers
Short Stature
normal
more than 43% of peers

Dr. Ponder'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.

3  Specialties

  • Endocrinology
  • Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

35  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Utmb-Chld Hlth Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Utmb-Chld Hlth Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ponder has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ponder's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Ponder's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (1)

Best pediatric endo we've met.
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