> > > > Dr. Uwe Pontius, MD
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

Phone Number
Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Uwe Pontius is Excellent. Dr. Pontius has been reviewed by 10 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 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 4 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


Dr. Pontius has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Methodist Hospital 
  • Methodist Ambulatory Surgery Hosp Nw 


  • Spanish
  • German

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. John Metersky

14 years experience
San Antonio, TX

Dr. Gregory Gordon

Orthopaedic Surgery
9 years experience
San Antonio, TX

Dr. Gregory Hamon

21 years experience
San Antonio, TX

Dr. Mark Rittenhouse

40 years experience
San Antonio, TX

Dr. Christopher Koebbe

Neurological Surgery
10 years experience
San Antonio, TX

Dr. Geoffrey Means Millican

Orthopaedic Surgery
10 years experience
San Antonio, TX
Search All Similar Doctors
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 Surgeons.