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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
34 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(11)
Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Uwe Pontius is Excellent. Dr. Pontius has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 3.5 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 3 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis

Education & Awards

Dr. Pontius graduated from Tulane University, New Orleans. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
San Antonio, TX
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater San Antonio
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Pontius has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Methodist Hospital 
  • Texas Heart Hospital 

Languages

  • Spanish
  • German
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Uwe R Pontius MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 34 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Uwe R. Pontius practice?
Dr. Uwe Pontius has 2 office locations.
Dr. Uwe Pontius practices Orthopaedic Surgery near San Antonio, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Hondo, TX.
See San Antonio Orthopedic Surgeons.