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The overall average patient rating of Dr. J Pontes is Excellent. Dr. Pontes has been reviewed by 1 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Specialties & Research

Dr. J Pontes, MD is board certified in Urology.

  • He has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • Bladder Removal (Cystectomy)
  • Enlarged Prostate (Prostatic Hyperplasia)
  • Germ Cell Cancer (Germ Cell and Embryonal Neoplasm)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer (Renal Cell Carcinoma)
  • Lymph Node Excision (Lymph node removal)
  • Nephrectomy (Kidney Removal)
  • Ovarian Cancer (Dysgerminoma)
  • Overactive Urinary Bladder
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
  • Prostate Surgery (Prostatectomy)
  • Testis Cancer (Testicular Neoplasm)
  • Ureteral Obstruction
  • Urethral Cancer
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer (Transitional Cell Carcinoma)

Education & Awards

Dr. Pontes graduated from Universidade Federal Do Ceara, Fortaleza. He has 12 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Kidney Cancer (Kidney Neoplasm)
Kidney Cancer (Renal Cell Carcinoma)
Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
Testis Cancer (Testicular Neoplasm)
Urinary Bladder Cancer (Transitional Cell Carcinoma)
Urinary Bladder Cancer (Urinary Bladder Cancer)
Best Doctors in America (2014)
Hour Detroit Magazine's Top Docs (2010)
Best Doctors in America (2013)
Detroit Hour Magazine's Top Docs (2010)


Dr. Pontes has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak 
  • Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe 


  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. J Edson Pontes MD is a male Urologist, has 47 years of experience and practices in Urology.
Where does Dr. J E. Pontes practice?
Dr. J Pontes has 5 office locations.
Dr. J Pontes practices Urology near Farmington Hills, MI.
Additional practice locations include: Rochester, MI and Birmingham, MI.