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Charles Vernon Capen, MD

Gynecologic Oncology
Accepts New Patients
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Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Continuing Care Hospital - Temple
  • 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
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Aetna - Choice POS II
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Aetna - Elect Choice
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Aetna - Health Network Only
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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 HMO
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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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Aetna - US Access
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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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 - Federal Select PPO
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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 - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - Flexcare
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Cigna - HMO
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Cigna - HMO Open Access
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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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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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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 - Traditional Medicare
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Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
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Scott & White Health Plan - Texas Statewide PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - PHCS/OPTUM - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
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Scott & White Health Plan - 2018 SeniorCare (Cost) Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - 2018 Vital Traditions Medicare Advantage Network (HMO)
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - RightCare STAR Medicaid Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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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
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Texas Medicaid & Healthcare Partnership (TMHP) - TMHP Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)
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Texas Medicaid & Healthcare Partnership (TMHP) - TMHP Medicaid
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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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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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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 - CHIP
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - Options PPO
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
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UnitedHealth - Select +
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - STAR
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UnitedHealth - STAR Kids
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UnitedHealth - STAR+PLUS
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UnitedHealth - UHC West Signature Value Gated HMO
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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
  • Fellowship: Gynecology Oncology, University Of Kansas Medical Center (1982)
  • Residency: OB/Gyn, William Beaumont Army Medical Center (1978)
  • Internship: OB/Gyn, William Beaumont Army Medical Center (1975)
  • Medical School: Medical Doctor, University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine (Memphis) (1973)
Certifications
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology (General Cert) - American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Gynecologic Oncology (Sub-Spec Cert) Lifetime - American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology/G
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 Mar 4, 2019, Charles Vernon Capen, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(152)
Overall: 4.8*
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Jun 24, 2019
He explained everything very well. I was there for a consultation.
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Jun 22, 2019
always caring and thorough
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Jun 20, 2019
Dr Capen and BSW are great
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Jun 20, 2019
Always punctual, respectful and nice
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Jun 17, 2019
Dr Capen was completely knowledgeable about my condition. He explained the situation and the treatment options. He answered all our questions. We felt very confident in his recommendations for my treatment decision. He was very personable, knowledgeable and showed genuine concern for my condition and treatment.
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Jun 15, 2019
confident
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Jun 9, 2019
provider and coworkers were pleasant and not scary,they made the situation clear and positive.
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Jun 5, 2019
they would very conservative about me and my situation and they were very good.
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Jun 1, 2019
professional & knowledgeable
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May 29, 2019
seemed to really care about what was going on with me and giving options to decide best procedure. His assistant was amazing!!
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May 24, 2019
I went in scared and he put me at ease. I still have to deal with problem, but I am not dwelling on it. He was very good at easing my mind. I would recommend him to everyone.
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May 21, 2019
Dr Capen and his staff are absolutely awesome!!
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May 16, 2019
Dr Capen is always friendly, and calming. He is comprehensive, answers questions and explains test results and plan of care. I drive a round trip of 4 hours to see him when I couldgo closer to home. I really appreciate his genuine concern for my wellbeing.
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May 14, 2019
I am feet please with my provider , he is very caring and love his work and care .
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May 11, 2019
I was really impressed at how quickly and friendly the whole staff was. From the doctor\'s to the lab work, the xray, and the EKG. I will surely let family and friends know. Thank you all.
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May 10, 2019
He was understanding, calming, and caring; he put me at ease with his manner and explanations.
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May 9, 2019
Best Oncologist ever!
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May 7, 2019
caring and concern doctor
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May 5, 2019
treated me the upmost respect. explained everything what\'s next so on.
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May 3, 2019
Very receptive to questions. Provided thorough & unhurried responses
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May 2, 2019
everyone introduced themselves to me which makes a patient feel cared about and I like to call someone by their name. dr.capen is compassionate professional knowledgeable and easy to talk with and understand. I feel like he is a friend. I feel confident in his ability to treat me and assist in keeping me healthy. he is inspirational because I have respect for him and the S & W staff.
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May 1, 2019
he\'s the very best care provider that I\'ve had
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Apr 25, 2019
good
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Apr 25, 2019
I only had one visit with this provider, and it was a very short one. So, impossible to say that he is the best possible. He was very good though, and i would not hesitate to see him again and/or to recommend him to others.
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Apr 21, 2019
Dr. Capen has been caring for me since March 2011. He is always caring and concerned for my welfare. I know he saved my life. I\'ll always be grateful to him.
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Apr 20, 2019
I called and was able to get in right away. He is very nice & staff was too!
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Apr 20, 2019
Dr Capen is unbelievably the best physician I\'ve ever been cared for.
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Apr 15, 2019
He is an awesome doctor! Every experience I\'ve had with him has been a great one. He treats you as if you were a family member and has the best sense of humor. He is also very experienced and I would recommend him to any one needing a doctor.
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Apr 13, 2019
I like his down to earth attitude.
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Apr 11, 2019
Dr. Capen is an excellent doctor!
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Apr 10, 2019
Dr. Caper and his staff made me feel comfortable. They showed compassion , empathy and ask my opinion for my care options. I have never been asked by a Dr. my thoughts which made me feel that I was at the right place... very appreciative for them
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Apr 9, 2019
Dr Capen is an amazing doctor, he listens and always provides detail information of treatment or prognosis. He doesn\'t promise anything as he should, he\'s very professional and a great human being
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Apr 9, 2019
he is so caring that all is made okay
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Apr 8, 2019
Good service with a good provider
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Apr 8, 2019
great
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Apr 3, 2019
Dr. Capan was very good at explaining what will happen next . As well he explained to me things that did not need to have happened at the time my cancer was discovered. Very upfront and forthcoming with information that was and will be helping to me . Very professional.
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Apr 3, 2019
Dr.Capen is a professional SWEETHEART.God knows what would have been the long term outcome,had he not made the decisions of what needed to be done.His staff,polite&treat me with respect.Thank you Dr.Capen&staff!
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Apr 2, 2019
I absolutely love Dr. Capen! That\'s why I drive all the way from Bertram, Texas.
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Mar 29, 2019
Dr Capen is great! the only problem was getting an appt for a biopsy with intervention radiology. expected a call a lot sooner
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Mar 19, 2019
excellent
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Mar 14, 2019
I trust Dr. Capen
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Mar 12, 2019
kind and patient. provided thorough information regarding my condition and treatment.
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Mar 12, 2019
Dr Capen and staff are great
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Mar 8, 2019
Dr Capen has been my doctor since cancer diagnosis / journey beginning Sept 2016. He is an exceptional man, personal and caring and certainly experienced. I highly respect him and trust him!
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Mar 7, 2019
I was very impressed. I feel very positive about treatment plan.
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Mar 5, 2019
Dr Capen always answers my questions
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Mar 1, 2019
Dr. Capen always takes excellent care of me and I trust his opinion.
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Feb 26, 2019
This provider has very poor manners. He needs to be a little more considerate of people\'s feelings.
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Feb 22, 2019
very competent, knowledgeable, listened to me and addressed all my concerns to my satisfaction. I have never been so at ease with a provider
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Feb 22, 2019
I believe Dr Capen is very knowledgeable about the sort of problems I am experiencing. He is very good at explaining things so that I understand.
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Feb 20, 2019
Dr Capen and his staff are always very courteous friendly. and answer any questions or concerns that I have.
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Feb 12, 2019
dr Capen is awesome, caring, and really listens to understand your issues. he is very professional and thorough. his nurse was very kind and respectful to me. very trustworthy!
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Feb 12, 2019
very good.professional and caring
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Feb 12, 2019
i live in waco i could get a doctor here but i trust in dr capen he does a amazing job i thank god for him and tha nurses are amazing there everyone is nice
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Feb 11, 2019
excellent.
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Feb 8, 2019
He makes me feel comfortable when I am very nervous.
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Feb 5, 2019
Fantastic, very knowledgeable and took his time. his staff and all involved were wonderful.
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Feb 1, 2019
Always helpful and informative. Answered concerns timely
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Jan 29, 2019
concerned, informative, helpful, and caring
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