Castle Connolly’s global database of renowned physicians is updated continuously through the largest independent, peer-review-based evaluation of the medical profession. Only 111 physicians, mostly specialists, in Lee, Collier and Charlotte counties have received this honor. Both doctors are primary care physicians. Dr. Patricia Poling is an Internist and Pediatrician and Dr. Robert Poling is a Family Practice physician. The complete list appears in the June 2010 issue of Gulfshore Life magazine.
Currently, Poling MedicalCenter is welcoming new patients. They accept Medicare and most major insurances. The office is located at 606 Bald Eagle Drive Suite 302 in the Island Tower (Regions Bank) Building. For appointments or more information call 393-2200.
The Polings along with their 4 children reside on Marco Island. Both are actively involved in the community. Doctor Patty is a member of the Student Advisory Council at Tommie Barfield School, a Girl Scout troop leader and a soccer coach for the Optimists Club. Doctor Bob is on the Board of Directors of the Optimists Club, a basketball coach and a soccer coach.
In addition, the doctors donate their time to do sport’s physicals for the Marco Island Charter School.