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Javier Eduardo Banchs, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Accepts New Patients
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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
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Lakeway
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 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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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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)
  • Fellowship: Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center (2007)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Albert Einstein College Of Medicine (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(115)
Overall: 4.9*
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Feb 5, 2020
The nurse and care provider were very helpful and informative. They explained what they were going to do and why. They also explained the expected results and what can be done if the results were unexpected.
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Jan 19, 2020
this doctor was very thorough in his explanation of my options
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Jan 11, 2020
The entire experience was handled professionally and with care. I received explanations on all the test results and gave me Peace of Mind. I thank them for that.
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Dec 28, 2019
Professional and courteous.
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Dec 28, 2019
very professional and thorough
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Dec 21, 2019
Answered.my questions and gave me instructions for handling my condition.
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Dec 20, 2019
excellently
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Dec 14, 2019
excellent
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Dec 13, 2019
Loved it. Quick, Efficient and Caring.
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Dec 12, 2019
Very good.
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Dec 7, 2019
wonderful practice & very caring
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Dec 5, 2019
Dr. Banch is very caring and very good at explaining why I need surgery. He is one of my favorite doctors.
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Dec 4, 2019
Dr. Banchs is very thorough.
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Nov 25, 2019
It was OK.
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Nov 16, 2019
Great Doctor
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Nov 16, 2019
Very professional and knowledge of his job.Will see him in slx months for follow up.Very professional and I was pleased with the watch maker he put in heart
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Nov 16, 2019
Dr Banchs listened to my concerns and didn't make me feel like I was an old over anxious woman. I appreciated that.
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Nov 14, 2019
absolutely an outstanding doc! not only knowledgable but has excellent "bed side manner"
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Nov 10, 2019
although I know Dr. Branchs has a certain amount of time allowed for my appointment, he never makes me feel that he is rushed. He makes me feel comfortable and gives me all the time I need if I have questions to ask . He is great he is great!
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Nov 9, 2019
loopy exervery
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Nov 2, 2019
Best I have ever had.
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Oct 29, 2019
Always takes him time and explains issues carefully. Is friendly and fun.
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Oct 24, 2019
everything went well.
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Oct 18, 2019
Excellent
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Oct 12, 2019
Always the best listener, friendly, able to explain the past as well as the outcome sought by any new treatment. Top notch representative of BSW,Temple
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Oct 7, 2019
very professional and knowledgeable. very helpful
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Oct 6, 2019
great
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Oct 3, 2019
Combines his knowledge with my feelings and assessments to formulate care plan.
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Oct 3, 2019
Dr. Banch is a caring, professional and very able to explain options in my heart health care.
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Oct 3, 2019
Dr. Banchs is what every physician should aspire to be! He provided terrific clarity regarding my medical options. He listened to my questions and carefully explained risks, options, and potential benefits. He carefully determined my current condition, and recommend a course of action ideal for my preventive health requirements. I would trust Dr. Banchs to administer care to any of my family members. He is a highly competent and trustworthy physician!
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Sep 26, 2019
I have an excellent Provider
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Sep 23, 2019
Dr. Banchs is a fantastic doctor!
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Sep 19, 2019
In my opinion Dr. Banchs is an outstanding doctor/person. The same is true of his staff. Thank goodness I have such a provider to take care of me.
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Sep 19, 2019
Dr Banchs was very thorough in reviewing my health issues and care plan. he explained my options for treatment thoroughly.
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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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