Dr. Uwe R Pontius MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 34 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Dr. Uwe Pontius has 2 office locations.
Northwest Side
Center for Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
7940 Floyd Curl Dr
Ste 560
San Antonio, TX 78229

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(9)
Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Uwe Pontius is Excellent. Dr. Pontius has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.8
  • Currently 2.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.9
  • Currently 2.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.4
  • Currently 3.4444444444444 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.4444444444444 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.5555555555556 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.2
  • Currently 3.2222222222222 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.1
  • Currently 3.1111111111111 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Uwe Pontius, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Pontius graduated from Tulane University, New Orleans. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Pontius has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Methodist Hospital 
  • Texas Heart Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Pontius accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 15 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 4 plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Community First Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Humana - 15 plans
  • Cigna - 8 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans

Languages

  • German
  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Uwe R. Pontius practice?
Dr. Uwe Pontius practices Orthopaedic Surgery near San Antonio, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Hondo, TX.
See San Antonio Orthopedic Surgeons.