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Heather Marie Derington, DO

Family Medicine
Accepts New Patients
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Ages SeenInfants and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Children (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics, Newborns (0-28 days)
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
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Choice POS II
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Select
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Choice PPO
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
Accepts New Patients
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 - 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
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Humana Preferred
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Superior - CHIP
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Superior - CHIP Perinate
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Foster Care
Accepts New Patients
Superior - STAR
Accepts New Patients
Superior - STAR+PLUS
Accepts New Patients
Tricare - Tricare Extra
Accepts New Patients
Tricare - Tricare Prime
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Tricare - Tricare Select
Accepts New Patients
TriWest - VA-PCCC
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Charter POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Options PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select +
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
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: Doctor of Osteopathy, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine (Fort Worth) (2011)
  • Residency: Family Medicine, Texas Tech University School of Medicine (2014)
Certifications
  • Family Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of May 11, 2020, Heather Marie Derington, DO  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(275)
Overall: 4.7*
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Sep 9, 2020
she always seems very interested in my health and is very relatable. very knowledgeable.
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Sep 9, 2020
the best
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Sep 7, 2020
i have already recommended this provider to a family member.
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Sep 2, 2020
she's very kind and listens to me and has yet to question/ not believe me when I say I have symptoms and hasn't just told me to lose weight for everything I come in for. I really like her
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Aug 29, 2020
a great doctor, great clinic
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Aug 29, 2020
very professional thank you
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Aug 28, 2020
Dr. Derington is very understanding and compassionate. She listens and explains everything to me. I feel very comfortable with her.
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Aug 28, 2020
I really enjoy seeing Dr Derrington. She is such a great doctor with great bedside manners.
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Aug 27, 2020
in for a pre op. took time to answer questions. didn't feel rushed and felt the concern about my questions
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Aug 24, 2020
AMAZING PHYSICIAN
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Aug 24, 2020
I always get good and friendly service
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Aug 22, 2020
I feel very confident in the care received.
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Aug 20, 2020
She is great!
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Aug 18, 2020
Dr. is very caring and willing to spend time with me. She is very detailed and through in her explanations.
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Aug 13, 2020
I highly value the fact that my provider is genuinely concern about me as a human being and not as a dollar sign.
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Aug 13, 2020
it was fine
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Aug 11, 2020
no issues. good doctor and I trust her. good communication and good listening skills.
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Jul 31, 2020
Very friendly and attentive
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Jul 30, 2020
very good
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Jul 27, 2020
The nurses and Doctor was very good.
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Jul 26, 2020
Very good,,,
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Jul 26, 2020
great
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Jul 23, 2020
Dr. Derington is such a great provider. She always shows concern and always answers any questions i have
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Jul 17, 2020
very approachable and easy to talk with
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Jul 14, 2020
everything was great
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Jul 4, 2020
she is always attentive and I feel very comfortable with her as my provider.
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Jul 3, 2020
Best Doctor I've ever had. Thanks.
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Jul 2, 2020
first time seeing her so not sure yet how things will go
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Jun 29, 2020
Great Care
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Jun 24, 2020
dr derington was great .
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Jun 23, 2020
Didn't really seem to interested in my problem
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Jun 19, 2020
excellent.
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Jun 17, 2020
Dr. Derington was very courteous, knowledgeable and professional. I was treated with upmost respect.thank you
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Jun 17, 2020
She was very caring & professional.
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Jun 16, 2020
Very good.
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Jun 12, 2020
She's very good
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Jun 12, 2020
she was thorough and explained everything to my satisfaction
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Jun 11, 2020
wow! IConsidering Covid climate, I expected a lot of stand-offish types, but complete opposite. Thank you. had a very positive experience.
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Jun 7, 2020
I felt very safe and in good hands
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Jun 5, 2020
This was my first visit with Dr. Darington, she came highly recommended by a friend. I was very comfortable with her knowledge, care and thoroughness.
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Jun 5, 2020
great service
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Jun 3, 2020
wait time was excellent to be called back and the Dr. as well to see me. great visit
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May 31, 2020
I'm a fairly new patient to her; however she's is everything that I looked for in a DO!
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May 29, 2020
Dr Derrington does a Great job she listened to all my concerns I left there feeling very Happy!!!
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May 27, 2020
she just takes time to listen to what you have to say
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May 25, 2020
very good
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May 24, 2020
She always answers all questions with understanding information and truly cares for me as a person
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May 21, 2020
very thorough. Helped solve pain problem. Very thankful for the TLC.
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May 18, 2020
Always friendly and listening
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May 13, 2020
Dr. Derrington is easy to talk to.
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May 13, 2020
Dr. Derington was kind and friendly. She showed genuine interest in my concerns and made sure to give me the necessary referrals to specialists.
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May 12, 2020
excellent
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May 11, 2020
very nice
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May 11, 2020
Very thoughtful and interested in my condition.
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May 11, 2020
I came in in so much pain, and was worried about what the cause could be. I had previously been to the convenient care clinic in the marketplace, and though they were courteous and attentive, they were unable to determine the cause, so i followed up with Dr Derington whom resolved my issue. I'm so grateful!
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May 10, 2020
Dr Darington and her staff always do a great job!
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May 8, 2020
very good service
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May 7, 2020
answered all questions, prompt results, listened to my concerns.
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May 5, 2020
the care provider showed care and concern,very professional
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May 5, 2020
She always listens to me and responds well.
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May 4, 2020
Excellent communication skills, good at listening and responding. Comes across as interested in providing exceptional care.
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May 3, 2020
dr derington is always friendly, very caring and willing to take whatever time is needed to be sure her patients fully understand her explanations and recomendations.
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Apr 29, 2020
very helpful, compassionate, and professional
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Apr 8, 2020
I realize the circumstances were odd because of epidemic, but I really would like to have had more time to talk to Dr. Derrington. I assumed I would be talking to her after the x-ray, but that didn't happen. I do appreciate her willingness to see me.
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Apr 4, 2020
just wonderful
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Apr 2, 2020
she listens then explains her treatment in a way you will understand
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Apr 2, 2020
I really like Dr. derington. I had been with the same medical group since I was 15, now 62. and had never received such quick, yet concerned care. very impressed.
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