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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 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
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO 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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Scott & White Health Plan - Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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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
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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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 - PPO Choice Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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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
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Scott & White Health Plan - Texas Statewide PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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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)
  • Fellowship: OB/Gyn, University Of Kansas Medical Center (1982)
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 May 13, 2019, Charles Vernon Capen, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(157)
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Oct 31, 2019
Dr. Charles V Capen, made me feel very comfortable and was very concerned and caring. I would recommend Dr. Capen to all my family and friends, in need of a oncologist.
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Oct 31, 2019
professional izm was very excellent best care Ibe ever experienced
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Oct 28, 2019
Dr. Capen and the staff always provide enough time to discuss any concerns. They are all very professional, kind, and caring.
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Oct 25, 2019
Was very good
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Oct 25, 2019
Dr. Capen is experienced and cares
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Oct 24, 2019
Very nice bedside manner. Courteous and thorough.
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Oct 21, 2019
very pleased with the care this doctor provided.
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Oct 15, 2019
Dr. Capen is very caring and competent! he is very willing to discuss all my concerns
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Oct 14, 2019
Dr. Capen is top notch. Please do not ever let him retire!
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Oct 13, 2019
Dr Capen is very good at talking to me in ways I understand. He never makes me feel like he is rushed and always encouraging.
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Oct 13, 2019
it was a good visit.
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Oct 12, 2019
very kind and gave good answers to my questions
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Oct 9, 2019
the entire staff is fantastic from the clerks to the doctor. Dr. Capen always takes his time with his patients. he is a doctor and a friend.
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Oct 9, 2019
Doctor Capen has been my care provider for 10 years and is excellent
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Oct 7, 2019
extremely friendly and informative. I could not have been treated any better.
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Oct 7, 2019
I am so grateful to be cared for by the best!! Thank you, Dr. Capen, for all that you do.
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Oct 4, 2019
Excellent!!
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Oct 4, 2019
Dr.Capen and his staff are wonderful. He is always very professional but extremely kind and caring.
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Oct 3, 2019
this was a consult visit but I was very pleased with his manner and attention to my case
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Oct 3, 2019
Outstanding patient care and concern. I feel very understood and in the best hands possible.
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Oct 2, 2019
very pleased with this doctor.
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Oct 1, 2019
Dr. Capen always ensures we leave with all of our questions answered, feeling encouraged, and respected. He is always professional and caring.
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Sep 28, 2019
It is always an excellent experience when I see Dr. Capen. Absolutely no complaints from me.
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Sep 27, 2019
dr. capen takes a personal interest in the lives and health of his patients
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Sep 26, 2019
Very curiosity and very professional
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Sep 26, 2019
Always respectful,explains,&answers questions the best way he can.Has a smile upon leaving.We Love Dr.Capen Thanks to him,I,m fine!
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Sep 26, 2019
professional and caring
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Sep 26, 2019
He is so caring so very concerned I could not ask for a better doctor
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Sep 2, 2019
Dr. Capen was concerned and aware of my medical history when I arrived. He was responsive and gave clear explanations when I asked questions.
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Aug 28, 2019
your institution is exemplary from first contact to last . I have no hesitation going or recommending Baylor Scott and White. Thank you for asking about my experience
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Aug 28, 2019
Dr. listened and gave great feedback
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Aug 25, 2019
Regarding provider's office staff was great, however, the nurse (if she's considered part of the office ) was not
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Aug 18, 2019
Dr. Capen and his staff were amazing. Hadvavserious medical issue arise and was seen and treated promptly. Had a few complications after surgery and was helped immediately.
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Aug 15, 2019
He is professional and yet friendly and down to earth.
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Aug 14, 2019
explained,listened. he made a very difficult health issue a little easier to understand and to deal with.
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Aug 14, 2019
i am establishing care with a new provider after moving to Temple this year. My initial visit with Dr Capen was satisfactory.
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Aug 9, 2019
very helpful
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Aug 2, 2019
Dr. Capen is an amazing Doctor. I'm so very thankful for him.
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Jul 28, 2019
Excellent
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Jul 23, 2019
very knowledgeable and communicated well
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Jul 22, 2019
Excellent care...my doctor for 30+ years
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Jul 13, 2019
I have received excellent care every time I have had an appointment with Dr. Capen. He answers all questions my husband and I have and makes sure we understand everything he is telling us.
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Jul 11, 2019
Excellent service, very caring, compassionate staff makes difficult times much easier to deal with.
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Jul 10, 2019
provider is excellent. staff is excellent. wait time is too long.
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Jul 10, 2019
it was a long day for me and my anxiety level was high, but all departments provided ease and comfort for everything.
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Jul 6, 2019
"DOCTOR CAPEN, IS VERY GOOD, AND, KNOWS' WHAT HE IS TALKING ABOUT".....
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Jul 6, 2019
very helpful and professional
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Jul 6, 2019
Everything with my experience was exactly what I needed. I was seen immediately after checking in and my concerns were answered and handled promptly and effectively. Dr. Capen and staff were wonderful.
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Jun 27, 2019
excellent
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Jun 26, 2019
Everyone is always very friendly and efficient.
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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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