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Duren Michael Ready, MD

Headache 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
Hospital Affiliations
  • 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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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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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 - Group
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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 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
  • Residency: Family Medicine, Brazos Valley Medical Center (Texas) (2003)
  • Medical School: Medical Doctor, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (2000)
  • Residency: Family Medicine, Brazos Family Medicine Residency (2003)
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 13, 2019, Duren Michael Ready, MD disclosed the following outside relationships with Industry:

VendorDescription
Allergan Inc.Consulting
AlderConsulting

Consulting: Service to a company (including as member of an advisory board) to give advice and expertise on a particular medical product, treatment or disease state, typically provided under a written agreement and in response to a particular business need

Reviews(105)
Overall: 4.8*
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Feb 10, 2020
took care of my needs. And, answered all may questions and better ways to help myself in the future
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Jan 31, 2020
Dr. Ready is an amazing, caring, knowledgeable Doctor. He's the best!
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Jan 12, 2020
He took the time to listen to me, review my records and provide me with a treatment plan. Very knowledgable and genuine.
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Jan 11, 2020
My first appointment with Dr.Ready left a positive impression. Rapport was easily established. He provided useful information and resources for treatment.
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Jan 10, 2020
He always shows genuine concern and does his best to answer questions and does his best to fix the problem. He takes the time I need. I never feel rushed.
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Dec 31, 2019
He stays current on new treatments and shares them with me every appointment. This helps with continuous refinement in my overall treatment plan.
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Dec 31, 2019
We always go over any new issues and concerns that come up, in depth if needed. I never leave there feeling bad about my chronic condition with the knowledge that's imparted to me from my Dr.
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Dec 28, 2019
Dr. Ready is very caring with my questions and concerns. He has recommended material to further help me with on going concerns.
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Dec 28, 2019
Dr. Ready listens to me and addresses every concern that I have thoroughly.I leave the visit with the comfort of knowing that Dr. Ready knows me and my history.I always appreciate the reading materials and suggested books.
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Dec 26, 2019
Very friendly staff.
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Dec 26, 2019
Dr. Ready is the best... is the only reason I go to S&W in Temple... he has helped me so much with my migraines. awesome doctor,very helpful and caring with his patient.
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Dec 24, 2019
Great Practice, Dr. Ready and Staff are AWESOME!
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Dec 23, 2019
Takes time to explain causes for my problems and how to beat deal with.
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Dec 22, 2019
Best healthcare I've been able to receive
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Dec 22, 2019
he cares for his patients
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Dec 20, 2019
Dr. Ready is always prepared to meet the patient, answers question, provides suggestions and discussion about care.
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Dec 19, 2019
very nice staff & Dr. Ready Is Very Informative & Caring, Insightful
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Dec 10, 2019
He is on time, caring, relates well, and is above all so very knowledgeable about my condition.
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Dec 4, 2019
I felt like I received answers to a lot of my questions and received directions for positive steps that I can take regarding relief my chronic migraines.
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Nov 29, 2019
after probably 21 years of suffering with migraines, I was referred to Dr. Ready by my primary care doctor, which has brought wonderful results.
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Nov 9, 2019
always listens and tries to help my headaches better
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Nov 5, 2019
nd always listens and responds with facts and I formation
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Nov 3, 2019
Dr Ready is very caring and emphasizes with my pain! Also, he is very nice and cordial
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Oct 19, 2019
He's and the staff have been excellent every visit I've had.
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Oct 17, 2019
lDr Ready is the best migraine Doctor I've had Knowledgeable
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Oct 11, 2019
Dr. Ready is a great doctor and knows his stuff.
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Oct 10, 2019
Dr Ready spent time explaining exactly how I could manage my symptoms and how to get achievable results with my issues and made sure I could see him for a follow up in a reasonable time frame
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Oct 10, 2019
very good
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Oct 4, 2019
very professional and best dr ever
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Sep 25, 2019
I really like Dr Ready, he was caring, very informative and personable. I also liked the Dr that came in checked me out both were great. Wish I would of known about Dr Ready sooner.
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Sep 20, 2019
very knowledgeable, caring, compassionate Doctor
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Sep 19, 2019
I've never experienced a Dr. so willing to spend so much time discussing ailments, procedures, or medication. I was shocked!!! Thank you so much Dr. Ready!!!
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Sep 18, 2019
most comprehensive visit in all my 40 years of using Scott & White
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Sep 17, 2019
I have had an awesome experience with this provider. He listen with a careful ear to all my concerns and provides wonderful feedback.
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Sep 14, 2019
Very knowledgeable
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Sep 13, 2019
Anyone who is lucky enough to have Dr. Ready as their provider is very well cared for. He is polite, caring and and willing to share his knowledge when he is working on you as a patient. He has given me back my sanity.
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Sep 7, 2019
he was very attentive and helpful!!
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