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Dr. Alicia Almeida Ponce, MD

Family Physician, Primary Care Doctor

Professional statement

Dr. Almeida Ponce is a concerned and considerate family physician caring for the Indianapolis, IN community. She attended Indiana University, where she received her medical degree and also completed her residency training at the same institute. Dr. Almeida Ponce is a part of IU Health Physicians and is affiliated with Indiana University Health, University Hospital, Indiana University Health, Methodist Hospital, and Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health in Indianapolis. She is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. Dr. Almeida speaks English and Spanish. Her awareness of these different languages makes her accessible to patients from a variety of cultural backgrounds. She Ponce treats a range of conditions, and she is eager to help the wider community receive the care they deserve. During her consultations, Dr. Almeida fully explains patients’ conditions and helps them choose an appropriate treatment plan.

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Specialties

  • Family Physician
  • Primary Care Doctor

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Indiana University Health, Methodist Hospital
  • Indiana University Health, University Hospital
  • Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health

Board certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine

Education and training

  • Indiana University (Residency)
  • Medical School - Indiana University, Doctor of Medicine

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1194089409

Office locations

IU Health Physicians Primary Care- Central Region

Primary Care - Artistry

404 E Washington St, #A

Indianapolis, IN 46204

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It was my first time meeting her and I was thoroughly impressed. Dr Alameida Ponce was extremely personable, knowledgeable, and did not try to rush me out the door like so many other docs. All of her assistants, nurses and officestaff were very competent and pleasant as well. So glad to have found a great PCP!
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Dr. Almeida always makes me feel like I should be included in my treatment. She listens to what I have to say and doesn't judge. She is the first doctor I have had that I didn't feel uncomfortable approaching about an issue.
Less than 1 month ago
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I love Dr. Almeida already!! She got so much done in only my first visit. Only thing, she told me that she was prescribing me medication for allergies, sinus infection and Flonase, but she never put the scripts in the computer. I am still waiting.
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She is great. Been going to her for a while. She makes me feel comfortable and she always listens to my concerns.
Less than 3 months ago
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Dr. Almeida was very pleasant and extremely thorough with my rather complicated illness .
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She’s great! She listened to my concerns and gave me feedback. She answered all of my questions and never made me feel uncomfortable.
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Dr. Almeida was professional, caring, thorough, and awesome. She has a sense of humor which I look for because a doctor visit is never fun.
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Excellent bedside manner, explain each step in a clear and easy to understand way and answered all my concerns.
Less than 3 months ago
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I liked that she educated me on my health and was interested in root causes. I don't normally enjoy Doctor Appointments, but Dr. Ponce's approach and knowledge were excellent, and I am happy to make her my regular Doctor.
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Dr. Almeida remembered details from my last visit, even though it was over a year ago. She listened intently, took my thoughts into consideration and we decided on a course of treatment that made me comfortable.
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I love Dr. Almeida! She's wonderful every time.
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Very thorough!!! She explained what was causing my sinus pain and WHY. She made sure I was ok with the medicine proscribed by explaining WHY she chose it. She wants a 2 month check up to make sure my allergy attacks are under control.
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She listened to my needs and addrested them. I loved her
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Dr. Almeida is very professional Doctor knows how to explain the problem that patient is having. Showed me examples of my health case. Gave me multiple options of treatments. And she’s super nice.
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My visit is always pleasant and the staff are always nice!!!
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Today was my first visit and I love my doctor already! No joke! She is thorough and makes sure you understand what's going on! She was made to care for people! Compassionate and also quick!
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Dr. Almeida is so efficient and caring!
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She was a great listener and very thorough. I'm so glad I found her!
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Very comprehensive and left plenty of time for questions!
Less than 6 months ago
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She was so thoughtful and helpful, very thorough in assessing my symptoms. She explained all her reasons why she thought a particular diagnosis fit, so that I could ask questions and know what treatments made the most sense. Very sweet bedside manner.
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She is the best doctor.very knowledgeable and very patience to listen to my concern. I highly recommend her.
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My first appointment with Dr. Almeida far exceeded my expectations. She was easy to talk to, listened to my concerns, and took me seriously. I feel closer to finding solutions to my health problems and confident that she'll take good care of me.
Less than 6 months ago
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To the point. Inquired about all the needed family medical history and current symptoms. Responded with professional recommendations regarding next steps.
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Awesome !
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Alicia was very helpful in asking me about my condition, talking through the options, and referring me to a specialist! All the nursing staff were very friendly, professional, and informative.
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I was very impressed with the clinic overall (private parking lot, friendliness, cleanliness, and minimal wait time) and felt like Dr. Almeida Ponce listened closely to my health concern and responded with professional recommendationsregarding next steps. I am glad I established with her as my primary care physician and will highly recommend her to family & friends!
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Great PCP and very knowledgeable. Great suggestions for various questions that I had and was willing to look at many factors. Felt very comfortable with her and would recommend Dr. Almeida to all my friends and family.
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She is awesome!!
Less than 1 year ago
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Great!!
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Dr. Alameida was incredibly refreshing. I have had multiple doctors that I felt were never fully present, didn't listen to my opinion about what I knew about my body, and overall just didn't seem to care. Dr. Alameida is the exactopposite. She is present, creates a safe space for you to share your experience, and is extremely validating. There is obviously a care and connection that is unique to her. I have never felt so relieved after visiting a doctor. She doesn't rush through anything, she listens, and she provides thorough facts about al lot your options for treatment. I would recommend her to any loved one, and will from now on.
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Dr. Almeida is a great doctor. She is attentive and thorough. She listened to my health concerns, discussed options, and offered a clear action plan. She is approachable and a good communicator. I look forward to working with her in the future.
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Dr. Alicia was very friendly and willing to hear from the patient. She was willing to spend time to explain things.
Less than 1 year ago
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I love Dr. Almeida. She always listens to any concerns that I may have, no matter how ridiculous they are, and addresses all of them. She is very thorough and takes the time to explain things to me.
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She is so nice and really listens to you and offers long term solutions and not quick fixes... Highly Recommend!
Less than 1 year ago
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My appointment with Dr. Almeida Ponce went wonderfully! She was very thorough and addressed every concern I had. She also helped me think about specific and attainable goals for my health. I was very happy with the appointment and look forward to seeing Dr. Almeida Ponce in the future.
Less than 1 year ago
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She was very thorough and answered all my concerns/questions! I was very impressed and will be back.
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Dr. Almeida was very complete and listened to all my concerns and opinions. We developed a plan of care and i felt comfortable with it. Will definitley be back to see her.
Less than 1 year ago
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Very nice and personable.
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Dr. Almeida was awesome. She listened and took action on everything that was mentioned. She shows great concern for the well-being of her patients. We're very pleased and excited to have her on our wellness team.
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Receptionist was very unhelpful in a situation where I had to find out why my prescription did not get sent to the pharmacy
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Excellent
Less than 1 year ago
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I feel like she cared!! Made a lot of good suggestions etc. and had a game plan in place for my health.
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Very nice, listened, addressed my concers, very thorough in my treatment.
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Dr. Almeida is very nice and listens and ask you important/relevant questions to focus on your situation.
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She is awesome. I highly recommend her!
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She spent time explaining things to me and made sure I knew what was going to happen before it happened. She helped answer all of my questions and concerns.
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One of the best appointments that I've had for a physical. She was thorough and explained everything she was doing and listened to all my questions and concerns! I typically feel very anxious when going to doctor appointments and Dr. Almeidamade me feel very calm and I felt like she truly cares! I would highly recommend her!
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Dr. Almeida is a blessing... so glad I found her as I'm new to the city. Kudos also to Latoya who drew my blood for Labs - first time ever that this part of a doctor visit was painless and stress-free. Thank you to the entire team!
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Her staff is very pleasant! I always get good service!
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Dr. Ponce was extremely knowledgeable and thorough. I could tell that she is an expert in her field but made my appointment causal and comfortable. Good "bed-side manner" skills!
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