Alexander N. PontikosM.D. Request An Appointment
Alexander Pontikos M.D. specializes in treating gastrointestinal disorders. He is particularly skilled in colorectal cancer screening and surveillance, therapeutic, diagnostic, and capsule endoscopy, and managing gastrointestinal reflux disorders/Barrett’s esophagus, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, irritable bowel syndrome, and hepatobiliary disease.
Dr. Pontikos obtained his Bachelor of Science Degree at the University of Buffalo in New York and earned his Doctor of Medicine Degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in Richmond, Virginia. He then completed his Internal Medicine Residency in Louisville, Kentucky and specialized in Gastroenterology after completing his fellowship at Metrohealth Medical Center, in affiliation with Case Western Reserve University. He was selected as Chief Fellow during his final year of training.
Dr. Pontikos shares two young children with his wife, Dr. Lauren Pontikos, a local pediatrician. He enjoys spending time outdoors with his family, including camping, hiking, and boating. He is an avid sports fan and supporter of the arts.