Richard Ponce, MD

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Specialties

Locations

Accepting new patients?

  • Yes

About

Professional Distinctions

  • Teacher of the Year (1994), Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
  • President Elect (2007), Santa Barbara County Medical Society
  • Delegate (2007), California Medical Society
  • Member (2001-present), Health Information Services Committee, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
  • Member, Housestaff Education Committee, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
  • Recognized by Castle Connolly as among the Nation's Top Doctors

Practicing since:

 1992 (25 years)

At Sansum Clinic since:

 1993 (24 years)

Training & Certification

Medical School/Graduate School

  • University of California, San Francisco

Internships

  • University of California, Los Angeles

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Additional Information

Affiliations:

  • Member, American College of Physicians - American Society of Internal Medicine
  • Member, Santa Barbara County Medical Society

Sansum Clinic Involvement:

  • Chair, Internal Medicine
  • Director, Travel Clinic
  • Diabetes Education Task Force