Dr. Virgilio Ponferrada, MD

Dr. Virgilio Ponferrada, MD

Urology | Male | 72 years old

Upper Miami Valley Urology Clinic
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Dr. Ponferrada specializes in Urology and practices in Piqua, OH. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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    Dr. Ponferrada accepts 28 insurance carriers

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    28 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Butler Health Plan
    • CareSource
    • Cigna
    • Comprehensive Benefits Plan
    • Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS)
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Flora Midwest (PPOM)
    • Galaxy Health Network
    • GENERAL
    • Health Span
    • HealthSmart
    • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Molina Healthcare
    • Mt. Carmel
    • Nationwide
    • Ohio Health Choice
    • PHCS
    • Superior Dental Care
    • Tricare
    • United Concordia
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    2.5 based on 11 responses
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    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
       (11)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
       (11)
    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Dr. Ponferrada's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes (10)
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    Specialties

    • Urology

    Conditions Treated

    • Balanoposthitis
    • Bladder Atony
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bladder Diseases
    • Bladder Infection
    • Bladder Stones
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Cancer
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Stones
    • Neurogenic Bladder
    • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Prostatitis
    • Sexual Dysfunction
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Spermatocele
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Urethral Stones
    • Urethral Stricture
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Yeast Infections

    Procedures Performed

    • Bladder Surgery
    • Cystectomy
    • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
    • Kidney and Ureter Removal
    • Kidney Surgery
    • Lithotripsy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
    • Penile Implants
    • Prostate Removal
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
    • Ureteroneocystostomy
    • Urethral Dilation
    • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)

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      Malpractice Claims not available

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      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

    • Medical School
      University of Santo Tomas

      Graduated in 1969

    • Residency Hospital
      Akron City Hospital
      St Thomas Hospital

    Awards & Recognition

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Tagalog
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Urology
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • Malpractice claims in Ohio not available
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Ponferrada's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Ponferrada

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients