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Dennis Michael Bell, DO

Family Medicine

Accepts New Patients
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About Dennis Michael Bell, DO

Full scope of adult and child medicine, especially preventive adult care.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenChildren (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Grapevine
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Irving
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
Aetna - Choice POS II
Aetna - Elect Choice
Aetna - Health Network Only
Aetna - Health Network Option
Aetna - HMO
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Managed Choice
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access HMO
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Select
Aetna - Open Choice PPO
Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
Aetna - US Access
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Access PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Extended PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO-Group
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO-Group
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Individual Marketplace
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - Covenant Preferred HMO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - Hendrick Health Employee Plan
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Bell County Public Health District - Bell County Public Health District
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
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
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
Brookshire Brothers - Brookshire Brothers Employee Plan (Nexcaliber)
Cigna - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna - EPO
Cigna - Flexcare
Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - Great West PPO
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - HMO
Cigna - HMO Open Access
Cigna - HMO/POS
Cigna - LocalPlus
Cigna - Network
Cigna - Network Open Access
Cigna - Network POS
Cigna - Open Access Plus
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - POS
Cigna - POS Open Access
Cigna - PPO
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Consolidated Association of Railroad Employees - Self-Insured Employee Plan
Coventry - Coventry/First Health
Envolve Vision - Envolve Vision
EyeMed Vision - EyeMed Vision
First Health - First Health PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus HMO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Advantage Dual SNP (HMO SNP)
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FirstCare Health Plans - Hendrick Health Employee Plan
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Galaxy Health Network - Galaxy Health Network
Gladney Center - Gladney Center
Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - ACCEL Network
HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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HealthSmart - Preferred Network
Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members Only
Humana - ChoiceCare
Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
Humana - National POS
Imagine Health - EPN
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Independent Medical Systems - IMS Network
Magellan - CHIP
Magellan - Navigator Networks
Magellan - Pinnacle Networks
Magellan - STAR
Magellan - STAR Kids
Magellan - Summit Networks
Medicaid - AmeriGroup
Medicaid - Oklahoma Medicaid
Medicaid - Parkland HealthFirst
Medicaid - Superior HealthPlan
Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
Medical Development International - MDI
Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
Medicare - Traditional Medicare
Midland Memorial Hospital - Employee Benefit Plan
Mother Frances Hospital Regional - Self-Insured Employee Plan
OccuNet - Occupational Networks of Texas, Inc.
Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care SYstem PPO
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Reny Company - Workers Comp
Rockport - Workers Comp
Sedgwick Preferred Network f/k/a Southwest Medical - Workers Comp
Superior Vision - Superior Vision
Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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Superior - CHIP
Superior - CHIP Perinate
Superior - Foster Care
Superior - STAR
Three Rivers Network - Three Rivers Network
Tricare - Tricare Extra
Tricare - Tricare Prime
Tricare - Tricare Select
TriWest - VA-PCCC
United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - CHIP
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
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - STAR
UnitedHealth - STAR Kids
UnitedHealth - STAR+PLUS
UnitedHealth - UHC West Signature Value Gated HMO
University Mary Hardin - Baylor-Employee Benefit Plan
Your rights and protections against surprise medical bills

Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call your physician's office or your health or insurance plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. Not all members participating in contracted networks have "in network" access. In network participation may change from time to time without prior notice. Independent providers (which could include, for example only, anesthesiologists, radiologists, pathologists, emergency medicine physicians, advance practice professionals, and other independent providers of health care services) may deliver part of your care, and such providers may be considered out-of-network on your health and insurance plans even if the Facility may be considered in network. If you desire additional information as to the providers who may be involved in providing your care, you can either ask your treating provider (who may know some of the specialists or groups who could be involved) or you can request a list of Facility-based physician groups by calling the following toll free number: (877) 810-0372. This list is updated annually and is subject to change without prior notice.

Background

Education
  • Medical School: University of North Texas Health Science Center (1987)
  • Internship: Rotating, North East Community Hospital c/o North Hills Hosp (1988)
  • Residency: Family Practice, North East Community Hospital c/o North Hills Hosp (1989)
Certifications
  • Family Medicine - American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians/Family Medicine/OMT
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 Aug 25, 2020, Dennis Michael Bell, DO  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews (262) for Dennis Michael Bell, DO

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Jan 11, 2023
I always enjoy my visits with Dr. Bell! He's very polite, understanding, and works with me well. Super great guy, I don't see myself changing doctors anytime soon.
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Jan 7, 2023
Dr. Bell is the best. Takes time to listen and truly cares. My whole family goes to him. My daughters and parents. And we are blessed to have him as our doctor.
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Jan 7, 2023
He has always been very nice and gentle and to the point of your illness.He very friendly and explains your illnesses to the patient.
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Jan 6, 2023
Dr. Bell and his staff were very empathic and answered all my medical questions. All the lab results came back promptly on my secured portal
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Jan 4, 2023
Dr. Bell provides good quality care.
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Jan 2, 2023
Provider is awesome..love Dr. Bell and his staff
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Jan 1, 2023
Very nice, efficient,
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Dec 29, 2022
A good experience
Dec 24, 2022
Very good
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Dec 23, 2022
While I've been with him almost a year, we got interrupted on the process of getting to know each other due to a cancer diagnosis right after my first appointment. In the appt this week he took the time to fully go over my treatment and have a good talk on my type 2 diabetes issues.
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Dec 23, 2022
He's a great doctor and recommended to my wife to see Dr Bell.
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Dec 23, 2022
Been going to him for years. Trust his advice.
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Dec 22, 2022
Thorough and spent time
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Dec 22, 2022
Excellent
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Dec 22, 2022
Wonderful doctor who listens to you, takes time with you and explains options. Always friendly and personable.
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Dec 21, 2022
Always cares for his patience
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Dec 20, 2022
Had Dr Bell for yeat
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Dec 16, 2022
Dr Bell is great
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Dec 15, 2022
Always like seeing Dr. Bell, he's the best
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Dec 15, 2022
Best Doctor I ever had !!
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Dec 14, 2022
Always listens
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Dec 14, 2022
I have a sinus infection that bounced back on me and I've been sick for a month. Dr Bell was very kind and very attentive. He listened to me and then explained in detail what he was prescribing, why he was prescribing it and how it was going to work. I'm feeling better already!
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Dec 13, 2022
Dr. Bell takes the time to listen to me and my concerns. He also holds me accountable
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Dec 11, 2022
Bell works well with me. I'm infrequent visitor and we discuss accordingly.
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Dec 8, 2022
I've been a patient of this provider for many years and have been very happy with everything.
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Dec 6, 2022
Great Doctor. Very thorough.
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Dec 2, 2022
Dr Bell is very informative and always helpful when I raise questions.
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Dec 1, 2022
Very friendly, knowledgeable about the issues I have been having and has a clear plan towards a diagnosis.
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Nov 30, 2022
Thorough and shows interest in me and takes time to talk and answer questions.
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Nov 30, 2022
Caring, knowledgeable and professional
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Nov 29, 2022
Very thorough and professional
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Nov 29, 2022
Dr Bell is always prompt and thorough
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Nov 28, 2022
Caring attitude
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Nov 20, 2022
Personable, knowledgeable, skilled, thorough, helpful
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Nov 19, 2022
Very good
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Nov 18, 2022
Been a patient of Dr. Bell's for some time now. He's an awesome PCP. He's thorough, kind and is genuinely concerned with your well being.
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Nov 15, 2022
Personalized discussion, professional yet highly personable, and provided constructive suggestions, demonstrating a genuine care for patients wellbeing.
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Nov 15, 2022
Dr Bell listens and discusses/communicates clearly on topics related to my health. Very Happy with his insight and care.
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Nov 12, 2022
Dr Bell and his staff take good care of me
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Nov 11, 2022
Dr.Bell, has been my primary care provider since 2005. He hasn't steered me wrong yet.
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Nov 10, 2022
Thorough discussion of my problem, offered several solutions.
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Nov 10, 2022
Dr. Bell is patient, kind and listens.
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Nov 8, 2022
Dr. Bell was very professional and thorough. I was very pleased with my visit with him and he listened carefully to my symptoms. He then told me what he was going to prescribe and the benefits I should receive.
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Nov 5, 2022
Treated my symptoms and provided empathy during a scary time for me
Nov 5, 2022
Love my visits with Dr. Bell. He is easy to talk to and very knowledgeable.
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Nov 4, 2022
Genuine, direct, down to earth.
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Nov 4, 2022
Dr. Bell is extremely friendly and has a great bedside manner.
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Nov 3, 2022
He listens and asks questions. Doesn't suggest anything unnecessary
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Nov 1, 2022
Great
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Oct 29, 2022
He's been my Doc for 25 years
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Oct 29, 2022
Dr. Bell is one of the best doctors I have. He is patient and undersstanding. He listens to everything and provides specific and detailed information
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Oct 28, 2022
Dr. Bell is very personable and spoke with me at length to get to know me.
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Oct 27, 2022
Very clear and informative
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Oct 27, 2022
Dr. Bell has been always very professional and friendly.
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Oct 27, 2022
Excellent care. Dr Bell makes me feel comfortable with the "why" we are doing things and not just because he says so. I've been with him for many years and he has earned my trust and confidence in him.
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Oct 25, 2022
Been seeing Dr. Bell since moving texas.
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Oct 22, 2022
Friendly and thorough.
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Oct 22, 2022
Dr Bell care and act as close family member
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Oct 22, 2022
Very thorough and thoughtful
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Oct 22, 2022
Dr. Bell is great. He listens,and he always remember to ask about last visit, my family.
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Oct 21, 2022
Dr Bell always gives the best care.
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Oct 21, 2022
Dr Bell spent a lot of time answering all of my questions. He definitely cares about his patients.
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Oct 21, 2022
Always good
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Oct 20, 2022
It was my first visit with Dr.Bell and he was very pleasant, professional, and thorough in accessing my treatment.
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Oct 19, 2022
Good experience. Listens well, tailored medical advice to my situation
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Oct 18, 2022
Dr Bell is very personable and seems to care about his patients.
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Oct 17, 2022
Dr Bell is genuine in his conversation. He talks WITH me and not at me. Dr Bell listens attentively and responds in a manner that is not technical and understandable. His compassion in care is notable.
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Oct 15, 2022
Dr Bell is an exceptional doctor
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Oct 15, 2022
Dr Bell was courteous, professional, listened to me. He embraces input from medical specialists (ie referrals) to support his patient evaluation.
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Oct 14, 2022
Professional and friendly.
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Oct 13, 2022
Dr Bell is awesome always compassionate and caring, delivering best outcomes as always.
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Oct 10, 2022
I have been with De Bell for more than 10 years and he's an amazing doctor and so are all his staffs
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Oct 6, 2022
Fine strait forward no problems
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Oct 6, 2022
Perfect doc
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Oct 5, 2022
Prompt service that was tailored to my needs.
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Sep 29, 2022
Attentive and helpful
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Sep 28, 2022
I've only been with Dr. Bell since earlier this year and been diagnosed with something serious in that time. He has been wonderful in my few visits so far. Listens and also prioritizes within health issues very well.
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Sep 23, 2022
Dr. Bell has been my doctor for many, many years. He's taken care of me through "thick and thin": Prostate Cancer, broken bones, loss of a child, and on & on. A wonderful physician and human being.
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Sep 23, 2022
Dr. Bell provides the utmost care with time and professionalism.
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Sep 22, 2022
Dr. Bell has been my doctor for over 10 years and always goes the extra mile to make sure my health is progressing the way it should be.
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Sep 21, 2022
Good as always
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Sep 20, 2022
Dr. Bell is personable, he listens and provides direct answers.
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Sep 17, 2022
Awesome experience
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Sep 16, 2022
I have known Dr Bell for many years and consider him a friend. I feel very comfortable speaking with him about sensitive subjects.
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Sep 14, 2022
The doctor listen to the patient. Very caring
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Sep 12, 2022
Great Dr good service
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Sep 9, 2022
Thorough, pleasant, listened to what I had to say
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Sep 9, 2022
Service is consistent and predictable.
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Sep 9, 2022
I was greeted very politely and professionally when I arrived. I was quickly escorted to a patient examination room a few minutes after I checked. Interaction with nurse was fantastic. Friendly, kind and efficient. It's always a pleasure to see Dr. Bell. He listens with great interest to issue I share and provides feedback and guidance. He is always patient and devotes as much time as necessary to my visit and wellbeing. Always a pleasure.
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Sep 1, 2022
I have enjoyed working with Dr. Bell for the past 20 years. He is thorough and easy to talk to and I will continue to use him in the future
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Aug 30, 2022
Always the best experience
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Aug 29, 2022
Dr. Bell was quick, knowledgeable, and still managed to take the time to both listen and explain in a manner that made me feel comfortable.
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Aug 24, 2022
I've been Dr. Bell's patient for at least a dozen years and he's always given sound advice and monitored my health closely. He's referred me to excellent specialists and I trust him greatly.
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Aug 21, 2022
Dr. Bell is the best!
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Aug 20, 2022
My first time to see Dr Bell as my DO was not available. Impressed with courtesy & professionalism.
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Aug 18, 2022
I have been under the care of Dr. Bell for about 15 years. He continues to be a wonderful, trusted care provider.
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Aug 12, 2022
Excellent
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Aug 12, 2022
Dr. Bell always listens to me and answers my questions
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Aug 9, 2022
Came in for my normal mid-year med-check involving bloodwork to renew my maintenance med prescriptions.
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