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Dr. Stephen Ponas, MD

Urology* Age 61
Dr. Stephen Ponas, MD
3.8 (26 Ratings)

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Dr. Stephen Ponas, MD

Urology* Age 61
Phoenix, AZ
Accepting new patients
36 years of experience

Offers telehealth



Dr. Stephen Ponas, MD works in Phoenix, AZ as an Urology Specialist and has 36 years experience.

They are board certified in Urology and graduated from University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio Long School of Medicine in 1988. Dr. Ponas completed a residency at Barnes Jewish Hospital S Campus. Dr. Ponas has has worked on more claims relating to Urinary Incontinence and Nighttime Urination (Nocturia) than other providers in the area. At present, Dr. Ponas has received an average rating of 3.8 from patients and has been reviewed 26 times. They are affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, HonorHealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center, HonorHealth John C. Lincoln Medical Center, HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center and HonorHealth Scottsdale Thompson Peak Medical Center. Their office accepts new patients and has telehealth appointments. Dr. Ponas practices at Affiliated Urologists, Ltd in Phoenix, AZ.

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  1. 1 Affiliated Urologists, Central Phoenix
    5133 N Central Ave Ste 206, Phoenix, AZ 85012
  2. 2 Desert Ridge
    20940 N Tatum Blvd Ste 125, Phoenix, AZ 85050

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Dec 15, 2022
I am in treatment with bladder cancer with Dr Ponas providing surgery and care. I feel very fortunate that Dr Ponas is providing medical care, and would recommend his care to any of my family or friends.
Thomas Ray — Dec 15, 2022
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Urologic Oncology
Male Adult Urology
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Medical Education
  • University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio Long School of Medicine
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  • Urology
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Residency Hospital
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital S Campus
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Fellowship Hospital
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza St. Louis, MO 63110
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Dr. Stephen Ponas, MD accepts new patients on Medical News Today.

Dr. Ponas accepts AARP, Aetna and American Republic as well as many others. See all of the insurances Dr. Ponas accepts here.

Dr. Ponas frequently sees patients for Urinary Incontinence and Nighttime Urination (Nocturia).

Dr. Ponas has a star rating of 3.8/5 and has been reviewed 26 times.

Dr. Ponas is board certified in Urology.

Dr. Ponas has been practicing as an Urology Specialist for 36 years.

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Hospital Affiliations

  • St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
  • HonorHealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center
  • HonorHealth John C. Lincoln Medical Center
  • HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center
  • HonorHealth Scottsdale Thompson Peak Medical Center

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  1. Hepatitis C Screening: Questions for the Doctor

    Everyone ages 18 to 79 needs to get tested for hepatitis C. (USPSTF)

  2. Protect Yourself from Seasonal Flu

    Get the flu vaccine every year to protect yourself and others from the flu. (ACIP)

  3. Talk with Your Doctor About Depression

    Talk with your doctor about how you are feeling if you have been sad, down, or hopeless. (USPSTF)

  4. Get Your Well-Woman Visit Every Year

    See a doctor or nurse for a checkup once a year. (HRSA)

  5. Watch for Warning Signs of Relationship Violence

    If you think your partner might be abusive, talk with your doctor about getting help. (USPSTF)

  6. Get Screened for Cervical Cancer

    Get a Pap test every 3 years. If you get a Pap test and an HPV test, you can get screened every 5 years instead. (USPSTF)

  7. Get Tested for HIV

    Get tested for HIV at least once. You may need to get tested more often depending on your risk. (USPSTF)

  8. Get Your Blood Pressure Checked

    Get your blood pressure checked regularly — at least every 5 years.  (USPSTF)

  9. Drink Alcohol Only in Moderation

    If you are concerned about your drinking, ask your doctor about screening and counseling. (USPSTF)

  10. Get Vaccines to Protect Your Health (Adults Ages 19 to 49 Years)

    Get important adult shots (vaccinations). (ACIP)

  11. Get Enough Folic Acid

    Learn why women your age need folic acid. (USPSTF)

  12. Quit Smoking

    If you smoke, ask your doctor about services to help you quit. (USPSTF)

  13. Talk with Your Doctor About Drug Misuse

    If you’re worried about your drug use, talk with a doctor about getting help. (USPSTF)