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Elizabeth B Turnage, MD

Family Medicine
Accepts New Patients
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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 - 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 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 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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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
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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 - 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 - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - HMO
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Cigna - HMO Open Acces
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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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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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FirstCare Health Plans - CHIP
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Access PPO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Advantage Dual SNP (HMO SNP)
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Select HMO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Select Plus HMO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - STAR Medicaid - MRSA
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members only
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Humana Preferred
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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 Plus HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Individual Marketplace
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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-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 Network-Group
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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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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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Superior - STAR+PLUS
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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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TriWest - VA-PCCC
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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
  • 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(290)
Overall: 4.8*
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Apr 17, 2021
Best Doctor, shes very nice, sweet and caring. Really listens and helps.
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Apr 16, 2021
Dr. Turnage and her staff are awesome! We always have a great visit.
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Apr 10, 2021
Dr. Turnage is great. She never fails to answer my questions or concerns to the best of her ability. she is caring and encouraging.
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Apr 8, 2021
I love her!
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Apr 8, 2021
Dr. Turnage is always very friendly, listens, and spends time to explain everything to me.
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Apr 8, 2021
not my regular Dr but was very good and informative to me
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Apr 8, 2021
dr Turnage always shows compassion and interest in my overall health no matter why I have come to see her. takes the time to answer all my questions
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Apr 8, 2021
Dr. Turnage is great!!!
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Apr 8, 2021
doc is the best I would recommend her to my friends and family. She listens to me and allows feedback. very happy with her!
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Apr 8, 2021
showed concern about my problems and took action to help. Procedure done was without pain
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Mar 30, 2021
Dr. Turnage is very a very professional, caring, and concerned physician. She is current on newer therapies and takes the time to really listen to her patients.
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Mar 29, 2021
Best doctor in Texas
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Mar 29, 2021
great!
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Mar 24, 2021
Dr. Turnage is amazing as a doctor & a wonderful person. She is very knowledgeable in her explanations of medical concerns. I am getting the best of care.
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Mar 23, 2021
Dr Turnage is great!
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Mar 22, 2021
Excellent care!!
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Mar 20, 2021
Wouldn't trade Dr. Turnage for any other care provider. She is very good.
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Mar 20, 2021
best of service. asked about my health and well being. listened to what I had to say. gave me options on planned health care
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Mar 19, 2021
a patient of hers for almost 20 years
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Mar 14, 2021
dr. Turnage is a wonderful doctor and always makes me feel comfortable and cared about. I miss having her to talk to about healthconcerns when we can't sync out calendars but she is always is very accommodating and includes me in decisions about me healthcare regimen. she is also very knowledge and kind and very responsive to my needs. in 73 years, she is the best doctor I have had. I appreciate her very much.
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Mar 13, 2021
I love her. She is very thorough. She listens to me.
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Mar 12, 2021
I have used Dr. Turnage for my entire life and now for children's entire lives. She is the most knowledgeable and compassionate doctor and I am very grateful for her.
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Mar 11, 2021
best of care for past 20 years
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Mar 11, 2021
I have been a patient of Dr Turnage for many years. she is an excellent dr
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Mar 9, 2021
Dr Turnage is caring, compassionate & truly cares for my health concerns.
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Mar 9, 2021
as always Dr Turnage was attentive and informational about my concerns she's always great
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Mar 9, 2021
Dr.Turnage is the Best of the best! I would hope I never have to have any one else ever.I trust her completely!
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Mar 8, 2021
The Doctor took care of me and made me feel at ease.
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Mar 8, 2021
Dr Turnage actually listens. When she speaks it is with experience and knowledge and in language appropriate to my understanding. She is kind and she establishes a mutual respect relationship. I trust her explicitly.
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Mar 8, 2021
I was seen timely. she listened and responded to my concerns
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Mar 3, 2021
Dr. Turnage is awesome.
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Feb 28, 2021
Dr. Turnage is a very caring doctor. She listens to you and answers your question, plus try to solve your problems.. She is an excellant doctor.
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Feb 17, 2021
Dr. Turnage is unfailingly concerned, knowledgeable, and all-around awesome.
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Feb 17, 2021
Always the best possible experience
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Feb 14, 2021
I have been a patient of Dr. Turnage for 20 plus years and she is a great doctor. Very informative and very concerned for her patients well being and over all health. My mom and daughter are her patients and my great grandmother was as well. She is a great doctor.
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Feb 11, 2021
Very informative and helpful.
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Feb 9, 2021
Dr. Turnage has been my provider for years! I absolutely love her. She provides wholistic care which is one of the reasons I love her; looking at the physical, mental, and spiritual spectrum of care. #1 in my book!
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Feb 9, 2021
I've known Dr Turnage for many many years. she is the kindest most caring person I know. She shows concern and a desire to resolve your medical issues.
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Feb 8, 2021
Excellent
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Feb 6, 2021
Dr Turnage is the absolute BEST physician that I have ever had the privilege of letting treat me. She is kind, caring, and friendly. She has a way of making me feel like I'm not at a doctors appointment, I'm simply talking to a friend. The level of confidence that I have in Dr Turnage is immeasurable. I trust her implicitly. Thank you for allowing me to provide feedback.
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Feb 5, 2021
She is always a professional, caring, a good listener and a doctor who tries to find the root of whatever the problem is. Just grateful to have her.
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Feb 1, 2021
I love Dr. Turnage so much! She always does what's best for me.
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Jan 31, 2021
Dr. Turnage is the best doctor that I have ever had. She has been my PCP for 12 years. She always listens to what I have to say and she explains things so I can understand it.
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Jan 31, 2021
concerned and professional
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Jan 30, 2021
I was VERY pleased with my visit from the beginning to the end
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Jan 30, 2021
I love Dr. Turnage. She takes time to listen to me, and come up with a course of treatment.
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Jan 30, 2021
Dr. Turnage is always attentive to questions and concerns, and provides helpful information in regards to finding answers.
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Jan 28, 2021
Great care was shown to me.
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Jan 27, 2021
She is the best!
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Jan 26, 2021
Dr. Turnage is awesome. She is always helpful, friendly, and caring. Very efficient.
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Jan 23, 2021
Dr Turnage and her staff are the best
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Jan 22, 2021
Elizabeth Turnage was thorough, friendly & showed empathy to my needs. I'd rate her among the best.
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Jan 22, 2021
Always very informative and caring. Dr Turnage really gets to know her patients, therefore is able to provide the best care for that individual patient. She knows how I am and upon examining immediately let me know it's ok and what it was. She gets to know how to best approach and care for you.
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Jan 19, 2021
I love Doctor Turnage I love her Team and I love the Facility!!
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Jan 16, 2021
our family could not ask for better treatment from Dr Turnage and their staff.
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Jan 16, 2021
Dr. Turnage listens well and I feel she cares about my health. She's willing to try different things to improve symptoms.
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Jan 15, 2021
extremely professional, empathetic thorough, courteous & friendly
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Jan 15, 2021
Dr Turnage has taken care of me for years. she is by far one of the best PCPs Baylor Scott and White has to offer
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Jan 13, 2021
Dr. Turnage and her staff are always so friendly and attentive. I never feel rushed and always feel important?
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Jan 12, 2021
Trust and confident in Dr. Turnage's practice.
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Jan 12, 2021
Excellent physician. Very helpful and knowledgeable
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Jan 8, 2021
So thankful to have Dr. Turnage as a provider for so many of my loved ones!
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Jan 5, 2021
great dr and staff. she try's to go right to the heart of the problem and fix it!
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Jan 5, 2021
very kind, knowledgeable and understanding. reminds me of my doctor back home! I've been in this town going on 3 years and she is the first dr here to show genuine concern and care!!
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Dec 25, 2020
excellent
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Dec 22, 2020
It was great! It was apparent that Dr.Turnage really cared about the issue at hand and that she cared about my well-being. She was patient, sweet, and incredible!
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Dec 16, 2020
conscientious and easy to understand
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Dec 13, 2020
when she had concerns about covid, she stopped listening to the symptoms I had and was trying to explain. she also made some comments that were offensive in regards to the possibility of me having covid
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Dec 11, 2020
very caring & has been personal physician to myself & 6 members of my family for over 15 years
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Dec 6, 2020
Dr. Turnage was an OUTSTANDUNG care provider. She is warm, caring, efficient, and an exceptional doctor. I trust her completely.
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Dec 6, 2020
Dr. Turnage has been the primary doctor for all of our family for many years. she is very concerned about all of our health issues. she is the best!!!
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Nov 28, 2020
very caring and attentive to my Concerns. She's the Best
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Nov 24, 2020
Dr. Turnage AND her staff are awesome, happy and ubeat people, they show they care, I loved that she is attentive and is actually concerned about your well being. I recommend her always but I know she is not taking anymore people. And that's ok It shows she does not want to lose the focus on her patients n not just bring numbers to her office. Thank u for ALL you have done for us Dr. Turnage!! Shout to the girls that walk us to our rooms n take the blood pressure n see our devastating faces when we see the scale lol! You guys are so upbeat and make me feel im there with people I know. Thank you guys!!
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Nov 16, 2020
Dr Turnage is a great doctor. she is very kind and concerned
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Nov 12, 2020
Dr. Turnage was personable and professional. Information was shared about medications and I felt I could make informed choice about treatment.
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