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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Puente is Excellent. Dr. Puente has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Puente, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

Education & Awards

Dr. Puente graduated from American University of the Caribbean, Coral Gables. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Puente has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • East Jefferson General Hospital 
  • Kenner Regional Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph Henry Puente MD is a male Internist, has 30 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Joseph H. Puente practice?
Dr. Joseph Puente has 1 office location.
Dr. Joseph Puente practices Internal Medicine near Metairie, LA.
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