Joining Summit Medical Group ‘s Urgent Care in 1990 Dr. Ponte specializes in Family Medicine. Dr. Ponte graduated from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and completed her residency at Marquette General Hospital. Dr. Ponte earned her undergraduate BS from the University of Michigan and is certified by the American Board of Family Practice.
Dr. Ponte’s special interests include minor surgical procedures, acute care, and a variety of issues involving children to elderly. She enjoys working somewhere where she gets to be a bit of a detective in figuring out what might be going on with someone, practicing kindness, and not having to be involved in the business end of clinic operations.
In her spare time, Dr. Ponte enjoys backpacking, self-guided bicycle touring, cross country skiing, mountain biking, and dabbling in watercolor. She dreams of getting back into climbing, white water kayaking, and snowboarding. Dr. Ponte is a Big Brothers Big Sisters volunteer, a dog lover and is married.