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Elizabeth B Turnage, MD

Family Medicine

Accepts New Patients
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About Elizabeth B Turnage, MD

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
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Hillcrest
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
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Health Network Only
Aetna - Health Network Option
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access HMO
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Select
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Choice PPO
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - QPOS
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Select SM
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - US Access
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Extended PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage HMO
Accepts New Patients
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 - PPO Choice Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
Accepts New Patients
Bell County Public Health District - Bell County Public Health District
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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
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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Brookshire Brothers - Brookshire Brothers Employee Plan (Nexcaliber)
Cigna - CAC Plan
Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - Flexcare
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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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
FirstCare Health Plans - CHIP
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Advantage Dual SNP (HMO SNP)
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FirstCare Health Plans - STAR Medicaid - MRSA
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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
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
HealthSmart - Preferred Network
Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members Only
Accepts New Patients
Humana - ChoiceCare
Accepts New Patients
Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Humana Preferred
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
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Humana - National POS
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Imagine Health - EPN
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
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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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
PHCS Network - Private Health Care SYstem PPO
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
Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
Superior - CHIP
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Superior - CHIP Perinate
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Foster Care
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Superior - STAR
Accepts New Patients
Superior - STAR+PLUS
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Three Rivers Network - Three Rivers Network
Tricare - Tricare Extra
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Tricare - Tricare Prime
Accepts New Patients
Tricare - Tricare Select
Accepts New Patients
TriWest - VA-PCCC
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United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Charter POS
UnitedHealth - CHIP
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core EPO
UnitedHealth - Core HMO
UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
UnitedHealth - Options PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - PPO
UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
UnitedHealth - Select +
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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: Medical Doctor, Texas A&M Health Science Center (1994)
  • Internship: Family Medicine, Mclennan Co Medical Education & Research Foundation Program -Fp (1995)
  • Residency: Family Medicine, McLennan County Medical Education & Research (1997)
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 Aug 25, 2020, Elizabeth B Turnage, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews (196) for Elizabeth B Turnage, MD

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Jan 7, 2023
It's a great visit everytime I have an appointment. She makes it very comfortable and easy to communicate.
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Jan 5, 2023
Efficient and friendly
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Jan 5, 2023
Always a joy to work with Dr Turnage and her staff
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Dec 29, 2022
Dr Turnage listens and seems to genuinely care about her patients. She tries to find the best solution for whatever the issue that is presented.
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Dec 27, 2022
Professional and friendly
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Dec 23, 2022
She is always nice and knows me and my family
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Dec 22, 2022
Dr. Turnage is a great Doctor!
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Dec 22, 2022
Dr. Turnage has been my PCP for many years. She has always been thorough and kind - willing to negotiate about cholesterol issues and osteoporosis
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Dec 20, 2022
Been going to her since 1997
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Dec 17, 2022
Excellent
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Dec 17, 2022
Dr. Turnage is a great doctor and person. She takes the time to evaluate and discuss all of my concerns.
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Dec 13, 2022
Very friendly & professional. Made me fell comfortable & at ease.
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Dec 12, 2022
She is the best
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Dec 8, 2022
Doc is an Awesome Doctor and I would recommend her to anyone for care.
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Dec 8, 2022
Dr. Turnage has been my primary care doctor for the past several years. She is kind, friendly, thorough, knowledgeable......all the things you want your doctor to be!
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Dec 8, 2022
She listen, gives you her recommendations for your care, and takes action, we seem to be a team working together.
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Dec 6, 2022
Professional and caring
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Dec 6, 2022
Did not feel rushed, Dr, Turnage outlined a number of solutions to what ailed me, and most important, did it with a smile.
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Dec 6, 2022
Dr Turnage is highly knowledgeable and experienced in the practice of medicine, and she employs a straight-forward common sense approach. She is an excellent listener.
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Dec 6, 2022
Always takes the time to answer my questions. I have referred him to family and friends.
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Dec 6, 2022
She was very attentive and asked questions and listened to my responses and elaborated if she thought more needed to be asked.
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Dec 5, 2022
Listens well and acts. Helpful in explaining what to do. Much appreciated
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Dec 4, 2022
Professional, knowledgeable, friendly, encouraging. Spends as much time as necessary each visit. Listens well
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Dec 3, 2022
Dr. Turnage is very compassionate and caring.
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Dec 2, 2022
Very attentive and patient and make me feel comfortable to explain my symptoms
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Dec 1, 2022
Always friendly but professional.
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Nov 29, 2022
Good rapport, very quick assessment of situation and quick, helpful response in terms of treatment- all while being congenial and friendly
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Nov 29, 2022
I feel heard by my doctor, an invaluable experience!!! She takes the time to hear me. She has the training and knowledge to get me where I need to go.
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Nov 25, 2022
Dr Turnage is the best provider. She takes her time to really get to know you and investigate what your needs are.
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Nov 17, 2022
She works on a complaint until she figures it out. Very good dr
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Nov 13, 2022
I had to come in on a Saturday, so I had to see her. She was very nice, thorough, and helpful with my issue. Would see her again if my doctor was unavailable.
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Nov 12, 2022
Very prompt, understanding, and recommends how to take care of the issues. She seems to really hear you. She even offered to research something. That's going beyond.
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Nov 8, 2022
Professional and personable
Nov 5, 2022
Attentive, caring, thorough
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Nov 4, 2022
Dr. Turnage is very patient and listens to what the patient has,to say.
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Nov 1, 2022
Very professional, listens to patients, very personal an outstanding Doctor
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Nov 1, 2022
Dr Turnage is great - she listens and explains things well.
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Nov 1, 2022
She is the best!
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Oct 29, 2022
She always takes time to listen and cares about me as a patient.
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Oct 28, 2022
Dr. Turnage is very thorough, patient and knowledgeable. She OFFERS her recommendation but at no time did I feel pressured into accepting a treatment.
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Oct 26, 2022
Very knowledgeable, kind, friendly and went the extra mile with me providing an excellent service.
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Oct 25, 2022
Dr Turnage is thorough and thoughtful and kind.
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Oct 25, 2022
Excellent, caring, knowledgeable
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Oct 24, 2022
Excellent for many years.
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Oct 22, 2022
Dr. Turnage has been my doctor for 15 years and she is the best at what she does. She listens to me and she makes sure that I understand everything.
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Oct 20, 2022
She takes very good care of her patients. Hands down the best provider.
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Oct 19, 2022
There is not a doctor who is more thorough in discussion, kinder and she has patience and persistence in her diagnosis for us.
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Oct 18, 2022
Great doctor Using her for years
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Oct 13, 2022
She is always thorough and takes her time with me.
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Oct 13, 2022
Even though I am not a regular patient of hers, she treated me very well.
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Oct 13, 2022
She listens to what you have to say.
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Oct 13, 2022
She has been my provider for over 20 years. Always treated me with respect kindness and Honestly.
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Oct 12, 2022
Profesional, Empathetic & always open to listen to patients' concerns
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Oct 11, 2022
Excellent
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Oct 11, 2022
She took time to address all my questions without rushing
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Oct 11, 2022
Dr Turnage was very thorough!!. She was also very professionalfriendly and kind!
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Oct 11, 2022
Dr. Turnage us a great doctor and always treats me like I am the only one that matters. She talks to me so I can understand.
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Oct 8, 2022
Wonderful doctor who makes you feel special.
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Oct 4, 2022
Always takes the time to address concerns and explains things in an empathetic and knowledgeable way.
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Oct 3, 2022
Excellent provider that shows compassion and understanding!
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Oct 1, 2022
Always a pleasant experience.
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Oct 1, 2022
I love Dr. Turnage. She is always so attentive and seems to actually care about me as her patient.
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Sep 29, 2022
She always takes time to explain any health concerns that arise and answers any questions that I have.
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Sep 27, 2022
I have been a patient of Dr Turnage for over 20 years. Excellent doctor.
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Sep 27, 2022
Dr. Turnage was wonderful! I appreciate the time she took with me and her thoroughness.
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Sep 24, 2022
The Best!
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Sep 23, 2022
Dr Turnage provides excellent care
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Sep 20, 2022
She takes time to discuss issues. There is continuity of care - that is reassuring.
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Sep 19, 2022
She always is pleasant and attentive
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Sep 16, 2022
Dr Turnage is caring, supportive, knowledgeable, patient, kind, funny and makes you feel like you are her only patient. She is just a gift
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Sep 15, 2022
Dr Turnage always listens with empathy. I never feel rushed although I know that she is really busy. I hope she doesn't retire before I do!
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Sep 12, 2022
Dr. Turnage has the best bedside manner, and she really cares.
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Sep 12, 2022
Without an appointment I was talking to the Dr with in 30 min. You can't beat that.
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Sep 11, 2022
Dr Turnage listened to my concerns and answered questions I had. She did a good job explaining things.
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Sep 10, 2022
Dr Turnage has been my primary care physician for many years and one of the best I have ever had.
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Sep 8, 2022
Dr. Turnage is great. Always listens and has great feedback.
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Sep 8, 2022
Always attentive to my needs! Trust her totally with my health care.
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Sep 3, 2022
Dr. Turnage always takes time to listen and answer my questions.
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Sep 3, 2022
Dr Turnage is very personable and very knowlegable about my care.
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Aug 30, 2022
So seldom does one find a provider that is as amazing as Dr. Turnage. She is a caring doctor that listens. She involves me in my care.
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Aug 27, 2022
Always takes the time to answer my questions and I always feel heard.
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Aug 25, 2022
I never feel like I'm being rushed and that the nurses and doctor will take the time to listen.
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Aug 25, 2022
Great
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Aug 25, 2022
Dr Turnage is a highly skilled and experienced physician who is kind, direct and gracious. She is attentive to the patients' current needs and the training of her staff.
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Aug 23, 2022
Dr. Turnage has always been the most professional doctor and caring doctor ever!! She is the best!!
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Aug 23, 2022
She does not just treat the problem, she wants to find the cause.
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Aug 23, 2022
Always professional. Always kind. Very rewarding visit.
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Aug 18, 2022
Positive, concerned, listens, knowledgeable,
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Aug 16, 2022
Dr. Turnage is like family to me I have known her for a long time. She has always taken the best care of me. She doesn't sugarcoat things, and when tells me things I really didn't want to hear, I know she has my best interest in mind.
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Aug 13, 2022
Always the best!
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