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Emilia Maier Popa, MD

Endocrinology

Accepts New Patients
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About Emilia Maier Popa, MD

Emilia Popa, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. She received her medical degree from the Institute of Medicine and Pharmacy, School of General Medicine in Bucharest, Romania. She completed her residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY where she then stayed to complete her fellowship training in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism. Dr. Popa's professional interests include general endocrinology, comprehensive diabetes management, and thyroid disorders. Dr. Popa is welcoming new patients and accepts most insurance plans.

LanguagesEnglish, German
Ages SeenChildren (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
Aetna - Choice POS II
Aetna - Elect Choice
Aetna - Health Network Only
Aetna - Health Network Option
Aetna - HMO
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Managed Choice
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access HMO
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Select
Aetna - Open Choice PPO
Aetna - QPOS
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Select SM
Aetna - US Access
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Access PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Extended PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO-Group
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO-Group
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Individual Marketplace
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - Covenant Preferred HMO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - Hendrick Health Employee Plan
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Bell County Public Health District - Bell County Public Health District
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
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
Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
Brookshire Brothers - Brookshire Brothers Employee Plan (Nexcaliber)
Cigna - CAC Plan
Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna - EPO
Cigna - Flexcare
Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - Great West PPO
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - HMO
Cigna - HMO Open Access
Cigna - HMO/POS
Cigna - LocalPlus
Cigna - Network
Cigna - Network Open Access
Cigna - Network POS
Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - POS
Cigna - POS Open Access
Cigna - PPO
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Consolidated Association of Railroad Employees - Self-Insured Employee Plan
Coventry - Coventry/First Health
Envolve Vision - Envolve Vision
EyeMed Vision - EyeMed Vision
First Health - First Health PPO
FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus HMO
Accepts New Patients
FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus PPO
Accepts New Patients
FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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FirstCare Health Plans - Hendrick Health Employee Plan
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Galaxy Health Network - Galaxy Health Network
Gladney Center - Gladney Center
Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
Accepts New Patients
HealthSmart - ACCEL Network
HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
Accepts New Patients
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
Accepts New Patients
HealthSmart - Preferred Network
Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members Only
Humana - ChoiceCare
Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
Accepts New Patients
Humana - National POS
Imagine Health - EPN
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
Medical Development International - MDI
Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
Medicare - Traditional Medicare
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
PHCS Network - Private Health Care SYstem PPO
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
Accepts New Patients
Superior - CHIP
Superior - CHIP Perinate
Superior - Foster Care
Superior - STAR
Three Rivers Network - Three Rivers Network
Tricare - Tricare Extra
Tricare - Tricare Prime
Tricare - Tricare Select
TriWest - VA-PCCC
United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - CHIP
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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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+
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - STAR
UnitedHealth - STAR Kids
UnitedHealth - STAR+PLUS
UnitedHealth - UHC West Signature Value Gated HMO
University Mary Hardin - Baylor-Employee Benefit Plan
Your rights and protections against surprise medical bills

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

Background

Education
  • Medical School: University of Medicine and Pharmacy (1985)
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, St Mary's Hospital (1996)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, St Mary's Hospital (1998)
  • Fellowship: Internal Medicine, University of Rochester (1999)
  • Fellowship: Endocrinology, University of Rochester (2002)
Certifications
  • Endocrinology Diabetes and Metabolism - American Board of Internal Med/Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
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, Emilia Maier Popa, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews (125) for Emilia Maier Popa, MD

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Jan 11, 2023
Thoughtful/Thorough/Thankful to her patients
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Jan 9, 2023
Very knowledgeable and engaged with patient.
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Jan 8, 2023
I see dr.Popa for more that 10 years. She is the best provider.
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Jan 6, 2023
Dr Popa is patient, thorough and an expert in her field. I appreciate her treatment approach and ability to communicate with me about my conditions.
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Jan 6, 2023
Caring and excellent provider
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Jan 5, 2023
Dr. Popa has provided me continuous services for the past 15 years. I value her opinions, recommendations, and experience.
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Dec 26, 2022
Always a very informative appointment. Positive thinking and directions to improve my health
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Dec 23, 2022
Wonderful doctor!
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Dec 19, 2022
Excellent care, spends time answering questions and doesn't rush the process.
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Dec 17, 2022
So sweet and concerned about her patients health.
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Dec 15, 2022
Very personable and caring
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Dec 14, 2022
Excellent and caring
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Dec 13, 2022
She is kind, intelligent, up-to-date on current treatment options.
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Nov 27, 2022
Dr. Popa is always super engaged in our conversation and very interested in my health. She is extremely knowledgeable and shares information in an easy to understand way. She is fantastic!!
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Nov 17, 2022
Dr Popa was thorough, not rushed, pleasant
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Nov 15, 2022
Extremely thorough and knowledgeable.
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Nov 14, 2022
I love Dr. Popa! She is easy to talk to and she remembers a lot about my medical history! I feel extremely confident about having her as my doctor!
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Nov 9, 2022
Dr. Popa listens to my concerns and has given me great care.
Nov 5, 2022
Dr. Popa is thorough and whole in providing guidance for my health. She's always forward thinking and knowledgeable of new treatment options available.
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Nov 3, 2022
Dr. Popa takes the time to get to know her patients and I never feel rushed at my appointments.
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Nov 2, 2022
Dr. Popa is absolutely one of the very BEST doctors I've ever had. She genuinely cares about her patients, and her experience and expertise is immediately evident. I feel very blessed to have Dr. Popa as my doctor.
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Nov 1, 2022
I have been a patient of Dr. Popa's for many years. She listens to me.
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Nov 1, 2022
She's thorough and caring.
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Nov 1, 2022
She awesome, she rocks big time!
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Oct 30, 2022
Dr. Popa is excellent. She is very thorough and listens to anything I tell her. I feel she is genuinely interested in my care.
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Oct 30, 2022
I feel that Dr. Poppa has great patient manners. She engaged from a kind place. She listens and offers good advice.
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Oct 28, 2022
Love Dr Popa! Been her patient for years and she has kept me going. She's the best!
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Oct 28, 2022
Dr. Popa is a delightful healthcare physician. She is pleasant , positive & capable.She listens and thoughtfully discusses her opinions, the pros and cons of options available , as well as acknowledging the patient's responsibility to follow through with treatment plans. Best of the Best!
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Oct 27, 2022
Excellent Doctor
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Oct 27, 2022
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Oct 26, 2022
Very thorough and listens well to anything I bring up
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Oct 23, 2022
Dr Popa genuinely cares and consistently expresses interest in my health and well being and that of my family.
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Oct 21, 2022
Always friendly & caring for my health care with explanations when needed
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Oct 20, 2022
Excellent
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Oct 18, 2022
Dr. Popa is thorough and cares for her patients.
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Oct 5, 2022
I recommend her often. Dr Popa and her staff are always professional but also are courteous and efficient.
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Oct 5, 2022
DR. Popa is a caring, kind doctor. She takes time with her patients, explains any conditions, medications in ver clear laymen terms. I absolutely have faith and trust in Dr. Papa. I would never go to any other endocrinologist. I'm very happy with Dr. POPA as my physician.
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Oct 1, 2022
Dr. Popa pays attention to details of treatment plan . I found found others is disappointed.
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Sep 29, 2022
Dr. Popa is extremely thorough and always discusses all options of care/medications.
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Sep 23, 2022
She took a lot of time with me to understand my situation and reearch it before the next appointment
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Sep 23, 2022
Dr. Popa was easy to talk to and was a good listener.
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Sep 8, 2022
She was very thorough and actually listened to my symptoms and didn't dismiss me as has happened previously. She was fantastic.
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Aug 31, 2022
Is everything was good
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Aug 24, 2022
Excellent care and concern for my health.
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Aug 23, 2022
Always caring and kind, thoroughly examining me, taking time to ask about my life, my health both physical and emotional, showing interest in my passions.
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Aug 22, 2022
Takes time and explains tests, any questions related to my health.
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Aug 19, 2022
Dr Popa is very professional, intuitive, and knowledgeable. I recommended her to my husband when he was diagnosed with a condition Dr Popa treats. He has been very happy with her too.
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Aug 19, 2022
Dr. Popa answered every question thoroughly. I left feeling very confident about my treatment plan.
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Aug 19, 2022
Great bedside manner
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Aug 15, 2022
Dr. Popa is phenomenal. Her communication with her subordinates sometimes doesn't correctly translate and it impacts me negatively when I need my medications. Because her office staff sometimes misinterprets her requests, I have often been on the short end of the stick regarding the incorrect writing of very important prescriptions.
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