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Javier Eduardo Banchs, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Accepts New Patients
portal
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About
"Dr. Banchs was born in Venezuela, South America, where he attended medical school at the Universidad Central de Venezuela. Dr. Banchs came to the USA for further training in internal medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in NY, in cardiology at the University of Louisville in KY and in cardiac electrophysiology at Penn State University in Hershey, PA, where he was recruited to stay as faculty. He was recruited as Director of Electrophysiology and Pacing for Scott & White Medical Center - Temple where has led the expansion of electrophysiology services in the Baylor Scott & White Health Central Texas Region. Dr. Banchs has published several peer-reviewed manuscripts and serves as a reviewer for scientific journals. He focuses on ablation and device therapy for patients with cardiac arrhythmias and heart failure as well as left atrial appendage exclusion and comprehensive therapy for patient with cardiac rhythm abnormalities."

LanguagesEnglish, Spanish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics, Adolescents (ages 12-18)
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Continuing Care Hospital - Temple
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Round Rock
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
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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 Only
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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 HMO
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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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Aetna - US Access
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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
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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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
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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
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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 - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - Flexcare
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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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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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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 Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network
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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 - Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
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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 - Large Group
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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 - PHCS/OPTUM - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - RightCare STAR Medicaid Network
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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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Scott & White Health Plan - Texas Statewide PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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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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Texas Medicaid & Healthcare Partnership (TMHP) - TMHP Medicaid
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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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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - CHIP
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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+
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - Options PPO
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
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UnitedHealth - Select +
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - STAR
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UnitedHealth - STAR Kids
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UnitedHealth - STAR+PLUS
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UnitedHealth - UHC West Signature Value Gated HMO
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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
  • Fellowship: Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Penn State Univ. Hospital - Hershey Medical Cente (2007)
  • Fellowship: Cardiology, University Of Louisville School Of Medicine (2005)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Albany Medical Center (2002)
  • Medical School: Medical Doctor, Universidad Central De Venezuela (1997)
  • Fellowship: University Of Louisville School Of Medicine (8504)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Albert Einstein College Hospital (2002)
Certifications
  • Internal Medicine (General Cert) - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease (Sub-Spec Cert) - American Board of Internal Medicine/Cardiov
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology (Sub- - American Board of Internal Medicine/Clinica
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 13, 2019, Javier Eduardo Banchs, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(114)
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Sep 14, 2019
I feel very confident that he is on top of my condition and providing me with the best of care.
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Sep 12, 2019
dr worked hard to get mom authorization for a procedure that was done same day saving ius from having to bring her back another day which would have been very difficult.
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Sep 12, 2019
very caring and explains procedures.
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Sep 9, 2019
Dr. Banchs was very easy to talk to and did a great job of explaining all of my options. I was very impressed with Dr. Banchs and would recommend him in a heartbeat!
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Sep 9, 2019
Dr. Blanche does a great job.
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Aug 31, 2019
A caring practicionare
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Aug 27, 2019
excellent doctor
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Aug 20, 2019
Doctor Banches is a great listener. he heard my concerns and addressed every issue and concern.
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Aug 19, 2019
Dr. Banchs has always been very professional, competent and friendly in his treatments of me.
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Aug 10, 2019
very good
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Aug 10, 2019
saved my life so, that's pretty dang good!
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Aug 3, 2019
Dr Branch's is ver professional and awesome
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Jul 27, 2019
Dr. Banchs is a very caring doctor in that whatever concerns you concerns him. He is good listener and takes the time in his examination. He's a great access to his patients as well to the hospital. I wish there were more physicians at S&W like Dr. Banchs. He's an A+ doctor. Keep him for sure.
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Jul 24, 2019
great service couldn't ask for better care.
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Jul 16, 2019
best dr at Scott and White and I have some great ones.
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Jun 27, 2019
I left the appointment feeling confident my condition was in the hands of the best possible care provider. Dr. Banchs is a masterful communicator - clearly a concerned and competent physician.
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Jun 21, 2019
he was knowledgeable & took as much time as needed to answer ?'s. also very personable & showed he cared
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Jun 20, 2019
This is a skilled physician, properly attentive to my medical needs. He is a gentleman.
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Jun 13, 2019
Provided excellent information for what I was there for.
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Jun 13, 2019
always listens to concerns or questions. Aways truthful about answer ing question s.
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Jun 8, 2019
Extremely satisfied with the care I received.
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May 27, 2019
explained everything in detail and easy to comprehend.
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May 23, 2019
Dr Banches is real professional who is very concerned about his patient s well being and fully communicates. He is the best
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May 18, 2019
Dr. Banchs not only seems expertly professional, but seems aware of, able to advise and goes the extra step with associated problems. We are pleased with the care he has given us.
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May 17, 2019
Dr Banchs listened well and explained well answering all my questions then he personally phoned his scheduling staff and scheduled my procedure. This high level of care and service I have never experienced before. usually you wait for the scheduler to call you to set up an appointment. Thank you Dr. Banchs.
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May 14, 2019
Dr Banch was profesional, reassuring and non judgemental.
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May 6, 2019
Dr E Banchs is the best and truly cared about my successful outcome! He is a hero in our family!
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Apr 27, 2019
Very friendly and professional.
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Apr 26, 2019
Relates to patients well.
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Apr 25, 2019
excellent visit
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Apr 25, 2019
Dr. acted as tho he really cared about my health. He is a very nice man and spent enough time with me to hear why I was there.
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Apr 23, 2019
Very complete and knowledgable. I have complete confidence in Dr Banch
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