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Kathy Brooks Kimmey, MD

Internal Medicine

Accepts New Patients
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About Kathy Brooks Kimmey, MD

Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Hillcrest
  • Baylor Scott & White Continuing Care Hospital - Temple
  • 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
Aetna - Choice POS II
Aetna - Elect Choice
Aetna - Health Network Only
Aetna - Health Network Option
Aetna - HMO
Aetna - Managed Choice
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
Aetna - Open Access HMO
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
Aetna - Open Access Select
Aetna - Open Choice PPO
Aetna - QPOS
Aetna - Select SM
Aetna - US Access
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Access PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Extended PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Individual Marketplace
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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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 Choice Preferred Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - Pyco Industries Employee Plan
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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
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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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
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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 - HMO
Cigna - HMO Open Acces
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Cigna - HMO Open Access
Cigna - HMO/POS
Cigna - LocalPlus
Cigna - LocalPlusIN
Cigna - Network
Cigna - Network Open Access
Cigna - Network POS
Cigna - Open Access Plus
Cigna - POS
Cigna - POS Open Access
Cigna - PPO
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
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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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 - Hendrick Health Employee Plan
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FirstCare Health Plans - Pyco Industries Employee Plan
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FirstCare Health Plans - STAR Medicaid - MRSA
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Galaxy Health Network - Galaxy Health Network
Gladney Center - Gladney Center
Healthscope - DART ACO
Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
HealthSmart - ACCEL Network
HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
HealthSmart - Preferred Network
Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members Only
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Humana - ChoiceCare
Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
Humana - Humana Preferred
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
Humana - National POS
Imagine Health - EPN
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
Medical Development International - MDI
Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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
PHCS Network - Private Health Care SYstem PPO
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
Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
Superior - CHIP
Superior - CHIP Perinate
Superior - Foster Care
Superior - STAR
Superior - STAR+PLUS
Accepts New Patients
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
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
UnitedHealth - CHIP
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth - Core EPO
UnitedHealth - Core HMO
UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
UnitedHealth - Options PPO
UnitedHealth - PPO
UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
UnitedHealth - Select +
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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: Medical Doctor, Texas Tech University Health Science Center (1985)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Texas A&M HSCCOM Baylor Scott & White Temple (1988)
Certifications
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Med
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, Kathy Brooks Kimmey, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews (221) for Kathy Brooks Kimmey, MD

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Sep 14, 2022
She explains everything, so a patient can understand what she's talking about.
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Sep 13, 2022
Excellent doctor!
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Sep 13, 2022
She was very thorough and took her time to explain everything in detail and answer all of my questions.
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Sep 11, 2022
Dr. KImmie is patient and informative. I appreciate her being upfront on my treatment plan and bring me to realization of what I am suppose to do to improve my health.
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Sep 10, 2022
Very judgmental and doesn't understand the challenges I face In my life. She Isn't very compassionate or understanding. I always dread going to these appoints with her to the point that I want to cancel. I dislike this provider and these appointments.
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Sep 9, 2022
Dr Kimmey is not only knowledgeable but has a great caring for her patients.
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Sep 9, 2022
Very attentive
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Sep 9, 2022
She is direct, which I really like, and she always listens to my many questions and thoroughly answers them. She also very kind
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Sep 7, 2022
Dr Kimmey is very personable and caring
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Sep 6, 2022
Dr Kimmey is always very personable, extremely knowledgeable, and punctual.
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Sep 4, 2022
Thorough examination. DR. Kimme is professional, kind , and very thorough.
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Aug 30, 2022
Very nice, good bedside manner, very knowledgeable, very professional, very thorough.
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Aug 25, 2022
Dr. Kimmey usually does a very thorough job during my visits. She was running behind at my visit yesterday, and she seemed rushed and did not do the thorough job she usually does.
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Aug 24, 2022
Referred my daughter and mother to her.
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Aug 23, 2022
Wonder understanding and thorough
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Aug 21, 2022
Very informative, great bed-side manner
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Aug 21, 2022
Dr Kimmy is very personable and thorough.
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Aug 19, 2022
Prompt and thorough. Dr Kimmey has a friendly manner and I trust her examination as she has found issues in the past that have kept me healthy.
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Aug 19, 2022
Very concerned and caring.
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Aug 19, 2022
Kind, listens, thorough, does not ever seem to be in a rush.
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Aug 19, 2022
Very caring and explains things well
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Aug 11, 2022
Excellent
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Aug 10, 2022
This was my first time going to Dr Kimmey, it was very easy to talk to her about my concerns. I would highly recommend her.
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Aug 10, 2022
I have had many years of excellent care and diagnosis!
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Aug 9, 2022
Excellent care always
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Aug 6, 2022
Excellent!
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Aug 4, 2022
Dr. Kimmey was pleasant, courteous, and explained the information in detail and in terms which were easy to understand.
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Aug 3, 2022
Dr Kimmey takes time to review and ask about family. She is through in her exam and takes the time to answer my questions.
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Aug 2, 2022
Pleasant, articulate, engaging, knowledgeable
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Aug 2, 2022
Dr. Kimmey showed genuine interest in my case. She spent time reviewing my records before my visit, and asked pertinent family history questions to best assess my overall risk for aquiring breast cancer going forward. She acknowledged the wellness I have, confirmed by the results of the biopsies performed, and is commited to keeping me healthy. Her exam was thorough, and she was kind and accommodating to my husband who was with me and answered his questions too. She scheduled
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Jul 30, 2022
Very knowledgeable, friendly
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Jul 29, 2022
Always professional, thorough, knowledgeable, and personable.
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Jul 29, 2022
Great provider always polite and professional.
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Jul 28, 2022
Always professional and very pleasant
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Jul 28, 2022
Friendly & caring
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Jul 27, 2022
Listens thorough with your exams make sure her notes are correct about current and past history
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Jul 27, 2022
Very good doctor. Takes time to answer your questions and does a through examination.
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Jul 27, 2022
DR. KIMMEY HAS BEEN MY TRACKER SINCE MY MYSECYOMY IN 2010. ALWAYS VERY THOROUGH. CHECKING ME EVERY 6 MONTHS.VERY THANKFUL FOR HER.
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Jul 26, 2022
Spent lots of time listening to me vent myProblems have me going through her suggested plan for more exercise eat the proper food.
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Jul 26, 2022
Dr. Kimmey is professional and patient. She answers all my questions and does not rush me.
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Jul 26, 2022
I consider myself very lucky to have Dr. Kimmey as my doctor. She takes my case very seriously. I appreciate that very much.
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Jul 25, 2022
Very informative
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Jul 24, 2022
I appreciate her listening and answering my questions. With me not knowing anything about any family history my anxiety is a bit high and her calm demeanor really serves to calm my nerves.
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Jul 24, 2022
I had a lot of questions regarding my issues and Dr. Kimmey was very knowledgeable and patient. She gave me options to think about to treat my condition. I will be seeing her again,
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Jul 21, 2022
Very helpful.
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Jul 17, 2022
She is always caring incompetent in her exams.
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Jul 15, 2022
She listens to concerns and gives helpful feedback.
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Jul 14, 2022
Excellent!!! Very caring and thoughtful
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Jul 13, 2022
Dr. Kimmey is wonderful and very thorough! Spends time with me and answers all of my questions. She never acts like she is too busy to care for me, and I know she has a very busy clinic.
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Jul 1, 2022
Dr Kimmey was prepared with my history and asked more questions. She wss very attentive.
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Jun 30, 2022
Dr. Kimmey was wonderful. Before being introduced I observed her walking a patient out into the waiting room. She was caring and compassionate and it made me think - I hope that is Dr. Kimmey. I was delighted that it was. She showed me the same compassion and made me grateful that she is going to be handling my care. I have never liked a doctor so much at the first appointment.
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Jun 25, 2022
Great
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Jun 23, 2022
Dr. Kimmey is the best!
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Jun 23, 2022
Dr Kimmey is an excellent doctor. I'm grateful that she is assigned to my case.
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Jun 22, 2022
Excellent care from this doctor, great listener.
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Jun 22, 2022
Dr Kimmey was very informative and answered all my questions in a professional manner.
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Jun 21, 2022
Dr Kimmey is kind, thorough, and informative. I appreciate her attention to detail. I learn something every visit.
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Jun 18, 2022
I have always had good visits with Dr. Kimmey, she is very caring and always concern about my health and concerns if any. She is very thorough in what she does. A very caring person.
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Jun 17, 2022
Dr. Kimmey & her staff are caring professionals. They are attentive & truly care for the patients. Dr Kimmey is an excellent doctor
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Jun 16, 2022
Very caring
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Jun 14, 2022
Dr. Kimmy is always attentive and caring.
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Jun 11, 2022
Always very caring and shows concerns and very professional.
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Jun 10, 2022
Been with Kathy many years. Smart, competent good bed side manners. 5 stars
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Jun 3, 2022
Dr Kimmey is very calm and explains things well.
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May 30, 2022
VERY GOOD DOCTOR
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May 26, 2022
Dr Kimmey is the very BEST Dr! She took time to make sure I understood what steps I needed to take and to make sure that anything that I was concerned about was addressed. I so appreciate her knowledge for my care and concern that everything we can do is achieved!
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May 24, 2022
Dr. Kimmey is a blessing! She is very thorough, very concerned for your health, explains everything, and she is very compassionate about her work and her patients. I am very lucky to have her as my doctor.
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May 16, 2022
Listens well and answers all questions or concerns. We should have more physicians like her.
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May 13, 2022
Dr. Kimmey has been my physician for years and she is, simply, the best!
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May 12, 2022
Dr. Kimmey is very knowledgeable. She is very caring and very thorough. She takes time in explaining things and listens to my concerns. I am so happy to have her as my doctor.
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May 11, 2022
Dr. Is professional, friendly, detailed, explained things in understandable terms.
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May 5, 2022
She takes plenty of time to answer all my questions about what I'm there for and anything else that I throw at her about my health.
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May 5, 2022
Dr K was very attentive and explained everything well to me in terms that were easy to understand and follow. She gave me time and opportunity to ask questions and I was comfortable asking without feeling ignorant.
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May 3, 2022
Dr, Kimmey is very patient and knowledgeable and never seems to be in a hurry. She's an excellent listener and takes notes. I am thankful that I was referred to her.
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Apr 24, 2022
Dr. Kimmey is a wonderful provider. She listens to her patients and addresses all concerns. She is a treasure at BSW.
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Apr 20, 2022
Dr. Jimmy reviewed my medical history, reviewed medications, and asked about my health and family. As always a great appointment.
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Apr 15, 2022
Very professional, courteous, and caring! The BEST!
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Apr 14, 2022
Kind, professional, knowledgeable
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Apr 14, 2022
Always get excellent care.
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Apr 11, 2022
Dr Kimmey always listens and takes her time with me.
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Apr 9, 2022
Dr Kimmey is the best! Do kind and very attentive. Completely happy with care
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Apr 9, 2022
Dr. Kimmey is the best. She is so knowledgeable and thorough and encouraging.
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Apr 8, 2022
She was very thorough and explained everything well. She has a personality right for this physician role.
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