Ratings for Dr. Michael Promnitz
We took our 3 month old daughter to emergency 9 years ago they called Dr Promnitz in. He quickly did a spinal tap, blood test, x-rays, to find out what was wrong. We were extremely lucky to have Dr Promnitz since our kids were born in Cambridge and we just moved to Guelph. He took both of our kids in and has been heaven sent since. Can't thank him enough for looking after ours!
I was very lucky to have Dr. Promnitz assigned to our baby after giving birth in the hospital. We had only lived in Guelph for two months, so this was a big relief, as he agreed to take my son on as a patient, much to the chagrin of his admin woman. I got the impression at the time from the nurse in the hospital that he is an excellent, sought after pediatrician. She wasn't wrong. He is an excellent pediatrician who knows his stuff. He listens and offers doctor and parent advice, often relating it to his own situation. He never rushes us, and we always have all our questions answered. He does not over medicate or dole out prescriptions when not needed, and I feel he always puts my children's health first and foremost. He really knows how to interact with them, and they enjoy going to the doctor. My kids have been patients since 2006.
Love him! He was the 1st doctor to stop and pay attention.. Other doctors would just read what the chart said and nod and send us along our way.. He finally diagnosed my son with laryngomalacia after 14 other doctors/er trips ect didnt catch it. He also caught whooping cough when 3 other doctors said just a little cough.. but for someone with laryngomalacia, could be fatal.. We now see him 10 years later for my younger son and he remembered us after all these years!! HIGHLY RECOMMEND HIM!!
When we took our son to emergency a few years ago. they called Dr Promnitz in. He quickly did a spinal tap, blood test, x-rays, you name it. Alex was quite sick and was hospitalized for 1 week, but went home perfectly healthy. We were extremely lucky to have Dr Promnitz that night, and I cannot thank him enough for treating our son. Best doctor ever, no doubt.
Just called the office, not taking on new patients, no waiting list, nothing. Our baby will not even be born until late June 2010, receptionist gave no help what so ever on how to become a patient. Office management seems less then desirable. Obviously not an indication to Dr. Promnitz medical skills what so ever, however I believe the administrative aspect could use some fine tuning. A waiting list would be great!
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- Coventry Health Care
- Coventry Health Care Of La Hmo