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Julie Sharad Parekh, MD

Internal Medicine
Accepts New Patients
portal
About
Dr. Julie S. Parekh is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and provides general medical care for all adults age 18 and over. Her professional interests include diabetes care, women's health, and preventive medicine. Dr. Parekh earned her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio before completing an internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Dr. Parekh is married and an avid Dallas Cowboys fan. She also enjoys Indian classical and folk dancing; classical music; playing the piano; world travel, especially to Europe; animal rights; Indian vegetarian cooking; old American movies (i.e., musicals and Hitchcock films); avid spectator interest in figure skating, gymnastics, tennis, and football; Young Jains of America (national religious youth organization). Dr. Parkeh is currently welcoming new patients and accepts most insurance plans.

LanguagesEnglish, Spanish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital - Plano
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Frisco
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - HMO
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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 - QPOS
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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 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 - Federal Select PPO
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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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Cigna - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Imagine Health - EPN
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Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Oscar Health - Classic Bronze
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Oscar Health - Classic Gold
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Oscar Health - Classic Silver
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Oscar Health - Saver Silver
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Oscar Health - Simple Bronze
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Oscar Health - Simple Secure
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Oscar Health - Simple Silver
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PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
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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 Network-Group
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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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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 - 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 POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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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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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
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Ut Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Tx (2007)
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, St. Paul Medical Center, Dallas (2005)
  • Medical School: Ut Health Science Center At San Antonio (2004)
Certifications
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal 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 13, 2019, Julie Sharad Parekh, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(279)
Overall: 4.7*
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Jul 24, 2019
Pleasant, friendly, professional, discusses concerns about my health, explains why she thinks it is necessary a certain test. Always asks if i have any specific problem i want to talk to her about.
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Jul 22, 2019
Courteous, interested in my health and we'll being, empathetic, gentle with my feelings and listened to my concerns.
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Jul 19, 2019
excellent
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Jul 18, 2019
Very thorough. I appreciate it.
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Jul 12, 2019
I had never met this doctor before. My PA was on maternity leave & she treated me like I had been her patient all alone.
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Jul 11, 2019
very very nice experience
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Jul 11, 2019
Dr. Parekh takes time to connect with me personally and check for my overall wellness including any specific needs.
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Jul 10, 2019
the efforts by Dr. Pakreh has been astounding! thank you so much.
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Jul 10, 2019
I love Dr. Parekh. she really listens and is thorough. she's great at explaining things too!
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Jul 5, 2019
she is very friendly, kind, compassionate, and very knowledgeable. I trust her completely.
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Jul 3, 2019
I am very pleased that Dr Parekh is my primary physician.
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Jul 3, 2019
this was a situation where I was in pain and was given an appt the next day when I called in. i sent a message online and was contacted quickly giving me a same day appt xray and meds that really eased the pain. great doc.
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Jun 30, 2019
Dr. Parekh is very attentive and interested in your care as a patient.
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Jun 29, 2019
listens well.
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Jun 28, 2019
We can discuss everything effortlessly.
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Jun 28, 2019
She was very attentive and aware of the sensitive nature.
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Jun 28, 2019
Dr. Parekh is attentive, answering all of my questions and exploring issues. I have since seeing her asked her questions through the patient portal, and she has been excellent at responding.
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Jun 27, 2019
you feel very much like she listens to you and cares.
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Jun 25, 2019
Great experience!
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Jun 24, 2019
The doctor is very attentive and professional.
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Jun 24, 2019
Very considerate they fit in my appointment near the last minute. A++++
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Jun 24, 2019
Dr Parekh is always so sweet and empathetic with her care
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Jun 17, 2019
very courteous, genuine, and concerned staff and provider. I would see her again if my doctor was not available. an excellent alternative if my doctor was not available.
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Jun 14, 2019
very professionalism
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Jun 12, 2019
This was a good visit, and Dr. Parekh listened and was understanding about my health concerns related to a stressful family situation.
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Jun 12, 2019
Dr. Parekh is very friendly, compassionate and caring.
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Jun 11, 2019
always friendly and never rushing me, taking time to listen
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Jun 7, 2019
she was very caring and concerned and she help me get rid of my pain that i have had for about 5 years and she also treats my husband to
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Jun 7, 2019
Dr. Parekh is always friendly and professional.
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Jun 3, 2019
Dr Parekh & staff were very professional & attentive. My concerns were all addressed & I did not feel rushed.
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May 31, 2019
Dr Parekh was very compassionate and took time to listen to me and was amazing in getting me a referral to a rheumatologist. Her thoroughness was fantastic and her follow up after receiving test results was fantastic.
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May 31, 2019
first visit hopefully all my visits will be as good as my 1st
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May 30, 2019
awesome
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May 25, 2019
She is caring and friendly.
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May 25, 2019
Thorough, kind and a great doctor
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May 22, 2019
She listened and explained well. She also gave realistic treatment goals.
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May 7, 2019
this was my first visit to Sr Parekh. She was confidently knowledgeable and very caring. I'm happy to work with her.
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May 6, 2019
Dr Parekh listens and asks pertinent questions to get the information needed to make good decisions
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May 5, 2019
She listens
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May 2, 2019
very thorough and very pleasant.
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May 1, 2019
always caring and truly concerned about my well being. excellent communication. I am very satisfied with my doctor.
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Apr 28, 2019
I have enjoyed working with Dr Parekh and her team. They have been very responsive and helpful.
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Apr 28, 2019
Dr Parekh is a great Doctor! You can tell that she really cares about her patients.
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Apr 26, 2019
She and the staff I've dealt with have been very caring, efficient, generally great to be around.
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Apr 26, 2019
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