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Kathleen Punger, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

291 Ratings
35 Comments
 

Kathleen Punger, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care

Clinical Locations

Family Medicine - Reynolda

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-5393
Department: 336-713-5393

Insurance Accepted »

Education & Training

  • MD, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2008
  • Residency, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, 2011

NPI Number

  • 1679740161
Kathleen Punger, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

291 Ratings
35 Comments
 

Kathleen Punger, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care

Contact Information

Department: 336-713-5393

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Kathleen Punger, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

291 Ratings
35 Comments
 

Kathleen Punger, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-5393
Department: 336-713-5393

Insurance Accepted »

Dr. Kally Punger is a specialist in family medicine. Below is a brief profile about her:

Kathleen “Kally” Punger, MD
Family Medicine-Reynolda
3020 Bonbrook Dr., Winston-Salem
336-716-WAKE (9253) or 888-716-WAKE (toll-free)

EXTENDED HOURS:
Mon., Wed., Fri. 7:30 am-5 pm
Tues., Thurs. 7:30 am-7 pm
Sat. 8 am-noon

Medical Degree: Wake Forest School of Medicine
Residency: Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Question: What brought you to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center?

Answer: Both my husband and I are natives of Winston-Salem, and we love our local community. I enjoyed attending medical school and completing my residency training at Wake Forest Baptist and now have put down roots here. I plan to stay in Winston-Salem for the long haul – I love this town.

Q: What are your clinical specialties?

A: I am a family medicine doctor by training, but I have a special interest in women’s health, adolescent medicine and pediatrics. I also enjoy performing minor office procedures.

Q: Why did you decide to become a primary care doctor?

A: I wanted to help people and develop lifelong relationships with my patients and their families.

Q: What is your patient care philosophy?

A: My goal of care is to become a partner in wellness for my patients, helping them to become happier, healthier individuals and families.

Q: What do you enjoy most about working with patients?

A: I enjoy developing relationships with my patients and working as a team member in making their medical care decisions.

Q: What type of volunteer and/or community activities are you involved in?

A: I am involved in the Winston-Salem Adult Soccer League.

Q: What fun facts should we know about you?

A: I enjoy reading, spending time with my family and staying active. 

 

Kathleen Punger, M.D.

Kathleen Punger, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

Kathleen Punger, M.D.291 Ratings
35 Comments


 

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.5
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.5
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.5
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.7
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.4
Patients' confidence in CP
4.5
Time CP spent with patient
4.6
Wait time at clinic
4.7



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

10/15/2016

I was extremely disappointed in the time I was given with the Doctor as I did have an appt. I was not a walk-in who was worked-in.

10/11/2016

very good

9/6/2016

I love Dr. Punger. She is very knowledgeable and always treats my concerns with the utmost care.

8/18/2016

Well pleased.

8/16/2016

The Doctor is unfeeling, no empathy, not concerned about the patient, at least in my experience. She seemed only concerned about her agenda.

8/16/2016

I have recommended her to others.

8/9/2016

Love her! Always nice, friendly and kind.

8/7/2016

good

7/23/2016

I really have appreciated finding Dr. Punger...I finally feel like I have found a doctor that i feel comfortable with to help me with my healthcare.

7/21/2016

Dr. Punger is top notch. She is not only my Dr, we have become friends. She cares for me as if I were a part of her blood family. She greets me with a big hug and smile each time. I know she cares for me and I will receive excellent care from her in any medical situation I have. I have total trust and confidence in her and the care she provides for me and my husband.

7/19/2016

Dr Punger was recommended to me by another patient whom I trust. I am pleased with the doctor and the clinic.

6/24/2016

Dr Punger is very caring and very thorough.

6/8/2016

This was my first visit with this Dr. I was very pleased with our meeting.

6/8/2016

I really like Dr. Punger. She is always very friendly, listens to my questions and concerns, and always seems to know what my issue is and the best approach for handling it. And her staff is great and friendly.

5/31/2016

I recommend Dr. Punger to EVERYBODY who is looking for a new PCP. I hope she wants more patients! Thanks for all that you do.

5/17/2016

GOOD

5/2/2016

she did a good job of stitching my finger.

4/16/2016

I'll keep seeing Dr. Punger as long as I can!!

4/14/2016

I always speak highly of Dr. Punger and the Reynolda Family Medicine Practice.

4/5/2016

Left exam room several times, no one showed me how to exit the exam room or told me visit was completed.

4/5/2016

I have already recommended Dr Punger

4/4/2016

I do not feel she is a poor provider by any means. If she had focused on what I was most concerned with during the visit, I would have been very happy. But all of what I wanted to addressed seemed to be pushed to the side.

3/12/2016

She is a very good doctor and I'm glad I'm her patient.

3/6/2016

Good

2/29/2016

My overall experience was very good.

2/15/2016

Dr. Punger has always treated me with the utmost respect, and explains each and everything she does, and orders.

2/13/2016

Dr. Punger is very kind and willing to discuss my health issues.

1/26/2016

She was wonderful! Very friendly and listened very carefully to everything I had to say. I recommended her to a friend, who was not happy with their current PCP, the next day!

1/21/2016

Dr. Punger is absolutely awesome. My husband and I have just recently chose her as our primary care physician and are so glad we did. She is so caring and loving. Dr. Punger makes it seem as if we are the only patients she has all day.

1/12/2016

Dr. Punger was thorough and attentive.

12/29/2015

Great place!

12/21/2015

This is where I should have written about my disappointment in Dr. Punger. I felt that she was judgmental and unsympathetic.

12/20/2015

Doctor Punger seems to always time for me, like I'm special. I know she is extremely BUSY

12/15/2015

Dr. Punger is an excellent provider. She cares for her patients and communicates very well all instructions for follow-up care and medications. I would highly recommend Dr. Punger and her staff.

12/15/2015

Have had no problems with this physician, staff, etc.

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