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Allison Joy Achilefu, MD

Family Medicine
Accepts New Patients
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About
Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenInfants and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Children (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics, Newborns (0-28 days)
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Hillcrest
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Choice POS II
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Aetna - Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Health Network Option
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Select
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Aetna - Open Choice PPO
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - HMO
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Cigna - HMO Open Acces
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Cigna - HMO/POS
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Cigna - LocalPlus
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Cigna - LocalPlusIN
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Cigna - Network
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Cigna - Network Open Access
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Cigna - Network POS
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - POS
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Cigna - POS Open Access
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Cigna - PPO
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FirstCare - Access PPO
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FirstCare - Advantage Dual SNP
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FirstCare - CHIP
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FirstCare - CHIP Perinate
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FirstCare - Select HMO
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FirstCare - Select Plus HMO
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FirstCare - Select Plus PPO
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FirstCare - STAR
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members only
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Humana Preferred
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
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Humana - National POS
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Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - RightCare STAR Medicaid Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Superior - CHIP
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Superior - CHIP Perinate
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Superior - Foster Care
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Superior - STAR
Accepts New Patients
Superior - STAR+PLUS
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Tricare - Tricare Extra
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Tricare - Tricare Prime
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Tricare - Tricare Select
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TriWest - VA-PCCC
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Options PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select +
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Residency: Family Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (2015)
  • Medical School: Medical Doctor, University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals (Galveston) (2012)
Certifications
  • Family Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of May 11, 2020, Allison Joy Achilefu, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(157)
Overall: 4.8*
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May 9, 2020
My experience was very good. I was well taken care of by staff and Dr.
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May 8, 2020
Excellent!
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May 6, 2020
she listened to my concerns and showed care.
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May 3, 2020
I appreciate the concern for my health and wellness shown to me by my doctor, nurse, and staff.
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May 2, 2020
Dr. Achilefu always listens and addresses questions or concerns
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May 2, 2020
Very Satisfied now and in the past
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Apr 28, 2020
Took the time to answer my questions. I did not feel rushed.
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Apr 24, 2020
Doctor and staff were efficient, showed concern and were very friendly
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Apr 11, 2020
she honestly made me feel comfortable enough to want to get some health things checked out that I've avoided from other providers out of fear. she is very professional and makes me feel like a priority
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Apr 4, 2020
she was very attentive to my problem.
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Mar 29, 2020
DUE TO THE VIRUS, BOTH MY ADULT SON AND I WERE SEEN BY DR.ACHILIFU IN OUR CAR. ORAL TEMPS AND MY PULSEOX WERE NORMAL SO SHE DID NOT FEEL WE NEEDED TO TAKE THE C19 VIRUS TEST...AS A RETIRED RN, i AM PLEASED WITH THE PRECAUTIONS BSW IS TAKING TO TAKE CARE OF THEIR PATIENTS.
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Mar 14, 2020
sweet,kind,and listens and answers any of my concerns
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Mar 14, 2020
I feel I not only get sufficient time with the provider she listens and values my input.
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Mar 12, 2020
covered all my current and future needs
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Mar 9, 2020
very caring and concerned . ordered labs and US and called me with results that same day. I appreciate her for the response.
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Mar 6, 2020
Dr. Achilefu is always caring, kind, and willing to go the extra mile for my care. I feel she knows my records well and prepares before my appointments.
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Mar 2, 2020
she always takes her time with me, listens to my concerns and answers all my questions. she makes me feel like we are a team when it comes to my health
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Feb 20, 2020
Dr. Achilifu has me feeling good about my issues before I leave her office. She will be sure I understand what she has described. That is what I need because I don't understand what is said Everytime. I truly appreciate all my physician's. the quality of care and concern for my situation.
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Feb 20, 2020
Very professional, yet aware of my personal issues.
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Feb 18, 2020
very good
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Feb 17, 2020
Probably the best care provider I have ever had....and I'm old.
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Feb 16, 2020
She is so understanding and caring. The best!
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Feb 12, 2020
I have to rave about Dr. Achilefu. It's comforting to have a doctor who truly listens to your concerns and works with you to establish a plan for your care. I really appreciate her listening to my concerns and addressing them.
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Feb 8, 2020
awesome
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Feb 8, 2020
Dr Achilefu is very kind, easy to talk to & listens to my concerns. She did everything I expected her to & more.
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Feb 7, 2020
An easy and comfortable visit as always with Dr. Achilefu! Almost like talking to my sister.
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Feb 5, 2020
Much care and concern. very satisfied.
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Jan 31, 2020
DR Achilefu does not rush you and listens to your concens an gives explanations that i can understand.
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Jan 31, 2020
best doctor ever
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Jan 28, 2020
Dr Achilefu is a great doctor. She is warm, caring and truly makes you feel at ease. Been a long time, since I have found a doctor I feel this way about.
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Jan 27, 2020
Achilefu is a caring, pleasant doctor. Her practice hours are not as convenient as I would like.
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Jan 24, 2020
Dr Achilefu is always friendly and courteous taking her time to assist. she definitely has good bedside manner which seems to be lacking in most places so I commend her for her kindness and thoroughness.
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Jan 23, 2020
VERY GOOD
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Jan 18, 2020
it was first time visiting and was very happy
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Jan 12, 2020
always great service
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Jan 10, 2020
She is a beautiful soul, well spirited, and very professional.
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Jan 8, 2020
Dr. Allison Achilefu cares about her patients.
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Jan 6, 2020
whenever I come for a check up or for a health concern, I am treated like I am the most important patient there. there have been time I came but was unable to see my doctor, but saw a different one, they still treated me like I was important.
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Jan 4, 2020
Dr Achilefu is an exelaint Dr I would recommend her to anyone I know.
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Jan 3, 2020
She was very caring and took the time to listen and understand me about my child!
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Jan 1, 2020
After being without a PCP for a long period of time. I came across this young doctor. All, I would like to say is she has met my expectations and I am.very happy with her. She listens to her patients!
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Dec 28, 2019
nice and expressed concern.
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Dec 27, 2019
very nice and professional!
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Dec 26, 2019
Love Dr Achilefu, she takes time to listen and visit with you regarding your concerns.
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Dec 22, 2019
very good doctor
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Dec 21, 2019
Always a good experience
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Dec 7, 2019
always nice, answer all questions asked and always encouraging
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Dec 7, 2019
My care provider is the greatest!!
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Dec 4, 2019
She was easy to talk and asked me questions about my confition and was very knowledgeable in her answers. I felt very comfortable speaking with her.
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