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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
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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
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
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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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
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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
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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 Acces
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Cigna - HMO Open Access
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
Accepts New Patients
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
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Superior - Foster Care
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Superior - STAR
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Superior - STAR+PLUS
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Three Rivers Network - Three Rivers Network
Tricare - Tricare Extra
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Tricare - Tricare Prime
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Tricare - Tricare Select
Accepts New Patients
TriWest - VA-PCCC
Accepts New Patients
United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
UnitedHealth - Charter POS
UnitedHealth - CHIP
UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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 - PPO
UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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 (192) for Elizabeth B Turnage, MD

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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 12, 2022
Dr. Turnage has the best bedside manner, and she really cares.
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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 is very personable and very knowlegable about my care.
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Sep 3, 2022
Dr. Turnage always takes time to listen and answer my questions.
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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
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 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 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
Always professional. Always kind. Very rewarding visit.
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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 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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Aug 4, 2022
Dr. Turnage, as always, provides excellent care!My husband and I are blessed to have her as our primary care physician.
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Aug 2, 2022
Dr Turnage is the best doctor ever
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Jul 31, 2022
The best
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Jul 21, 2022
Dr Turnage is the best! She makes me feel like I'm her only patient. Very caring!!!!
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Jul 19, 2022
Excellent
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Jul 16, 2022
She has been my provider ever since she came to the clinic and I can talk to her about any anything other than my health that is bothering me and She listens.. Very patiently. I love my Dr. Turnage and hope she never leaves or moves .away
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Jul 12, 2022
Dr Turnage always makes me feel comfortable, great listenershe's the best!
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Jul 10, 2022
Dr. Turnage is the best!
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Jul 7, 2022
Dr. Turnage has always provided top notch care. She is patient, kind and considerate. I sincerely appreciate her flexibility and willingness to address my concerns in times of need.
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Jun 28, 2022
I have never had a better doctor. Thank God for Dr. Turnage. She is friendly, caring, thorough in her explanations. Her diagnoses have been very good through the years.
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Jun 27, 2022
Always caring and interested in her patients.
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Jun 20, 2022
Always professional, courteous, empathetic & willing to help & listen
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Jun 18, 2022
Very good .
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Jun 18, 2022
Dr Turnage is so thorough and genuinely cares about her patients, I just love her
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Jun 15, 2022
Dr. Turnage spent extra time with me answering all my questions.
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Jun 13, 2022
Between all the doctors I have to see Dr Turnage is the best. She's an excellent listener and very empathetic.
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Jun 11, 2022
Dr Turnage is The Best. She listens, she knows her patients therefore knows the best way to approach your care based on you!! She is a blessing to my family!
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Jun 9, 2022
I have used Dr Turnage for 5+ years. She is very dedicated, thorough & loves her patients.
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Jun 8, 2022
Been with this Dr. For many years and always received very good care.
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Jun 8, 2022
Very professional and knowledgable
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Jun 7, 2022
Dr. Turnage listens!!
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Jun 4, 2022
Thorough. Didn't rush me.
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May 31, 2022
Very good
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May 29, 2022
Professional, answered questions. Was very pleased to meet her.
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May 28, 2022
She is AWESOME!
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May 27, 2022
Have had Dr.Turnage for years,love her to death! She is so easy to talk to!!
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May 27, 2022
Visit was very pleasant. I would rate her even higher if I could.
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May 25, 2022
Excellent provider, nurse, and staff from making appointment to receiving services!
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May 25, 2022
Very professional and personable.
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May 24, 2022
Dr. Turnage is our provider and she is amazing!Does not rush us, listens and provides excellent care! We are blessed to have her on our medical team!!
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May 21, 2022
Dr. Turnage has been my family's doctor for two decades, and she provides excellent, informed, and compassionate care. She is wonderful!
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May 14, 2022
Dr Turnage has been my primary physician for almost 20 years. She is an excellent listener & responds to my concerns. She treats 3 family members also.
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May 12, 2022
Dr. Turnage is the most caring and thoughtful physician I've ever had. I'm so grateful to have found her when we moved here 4 years ago
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May 9, 2022
Always a good experience with Dr. Turnage. She's the best!!!
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May 7, 2022
Great, caring
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May 5, 2022
I have had a life altering event in my life and she was very attentive to my needs regarding this event
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May 4, 2022
Excellent All Around
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May 3, 2022
Very concerned about my issues. Best dr ever!
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May 3, 2022
I love my doctor!!
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May 3, 2022
Dr Turnage always shows care and concern for my issues, and is very supportive. I think she is a great provider!
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May 3, 2022
Dr. Turnage has taken wonderful care of my health concerns for years.
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May 3, 2022
Most caring, personable provider ever. Recommend 100%
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Apr 27, 2022
Dr Turnage was wonderful to get me in to see her even though she was full. She never rushed and was very thorough.
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Apr 22, 2022
I am a long time patient and have never considered changing provider
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Apr 22, 2022
I was a nurse where I originally met Dr. Turnage. Watching the great care and respect that she showed towards her patients made an easy decision when finding my own primary care provider. Through the years she has taken great care of my family and has remained the caring provider that I witnessed firsthand, so many years ago.
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Apr 22, 2022
Excellent care provided
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Apr 21, 2022
Very easy to talk with. Very compassionate. Gave me assurance that all would be well
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Apr 21, 2022
Dr turnage is the absolute best. She cares about her patients and helps with all my problems and concerns. The best provider I've ever had
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Apr 21, 2022
Dr. Turnage is a amazing doctor!!
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Apr 19, 2022
Very pleasant experience!
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Apr 17, 2022
Excellent care provider. Explains Plan of care and involves pt in decisions about care and answers any questions I had. She is truly the best.
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Apr 17, 2022
Dr. Turnage and the rest of the staff always make me and my family feel welcomed. I love how all the staff members are friendly and I hope it stays that's way.
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Apr 12, 2022
Good provider
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Apr 12, 2022
Dr. Turnage is great. Great bedside manner. She is determined to help find the causes of the stomach issues.
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Apr 7, 2022
Dr. Turnage is wonderful. She listens and actually hears what I say. She is compassionate and caring. She could teach a few other doctors how to care for patients.
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Apr 5, 2022
I miss read my appointment date arriving a week early and the staff and Dr Turnage took the time to see me that day so I wouldn't have to travel back from West for my scheduled appointment.Service like this is priceless
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Apr 5, 2022
Great visit with true concerns for my physical well being. I am in good hands with Dr Turnage and staff always
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Apr 3, 2022
I really like Dr and she explains things easy for me to understand. Excellent doctor
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Mar 31, 2022
The whole experience was great, very professional from everyone. If I could give Dr. Turnage a higher score I would. She is wonderful and very caring.
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Mar 30, 2022
Dr Turnage is Awesome!
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Mar 30, 2022
I always have a wonderful experience with Dr. Turnage, she's the best
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Mar 30, 2022
Dr. Turnage is always very professional and personal. She truly cares about me. Not just as a patient. She's very easy to talk to and always listens. She's the epitome of compassion and care!
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Mar 30, 2022
Dr. Turnage is an awesome doctor who cares for her patients. I always recommend her to family and friends.
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Mar 29, 2022
My visits are always pleasant with Dr. E Turnage and staff. Great staff
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