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Dr. David Podkameni Is this you?

About Dr. David Podkameni

Dr. David Podkameni, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Gilbert, AZ, with another office in Phoenix, AZ. His specialties include Surgery and Bariatric Medicine. Dr. Podkameni is affiliated with Banner Gateway Medical Center. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

13 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Podkameni is Great. Dr. David Podkameni has been rated by 13 patients. From those 13 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. David Podkameni is 3.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Banner Health Clinic

1920 N Higley Rd Ste 308
Gilbert, AZ 85234
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BANNER WEIGHT LOSS CLINIC

9305 W Thomas Rd Ste 360
Phoenix, AZ 85037
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Specialties

Dr. David Podkameni has the following 2 specialties

  • Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine

    Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
    The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
    Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
    One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. David Podkameni has the following 3 expertise

  • Morbid Obesity
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)

Dr. David Podkameni has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. David Podkameni is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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We'll I'm am ready to have surgery by Dr. Shuster but for some odd reason he is no longer there, well I'm ready with all of my clearances to have surgery lets see how much I have to wait for this Doctor Podkameni response to my needs.

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Best Bariatric Doctor I have ever met. Very caring. Takes time to make sure you fully understand what is being talked about. Doesnt push or brush you off because of other appointments. Takes his time. Awesome.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Podkameni is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

  • St Vincent Mercy Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. David Podkameni accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
    • Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network HMO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net AZ HMO ExcelCare Network
    • Health Net AZ PPO HSA
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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