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Kathy Brooks Kimmey, MD

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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
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Extended PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO-Group
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO-Group
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
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 Access
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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
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
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 (230) for Kathy Brooks Kimmey, MD

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Jan 12, 2023
Professional, caring, she took time with me and answered all my questions
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Jan 11, 2023
Dr. Kimmey goes above and beyond to make sure I have the best care possible. I am so impressed with her professionalism and patient care.
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Jan 10, 2023
Very caring and thorough
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Jan 9, 2023
She's the best
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Jan 7, 2023
Took time to explain things well and made sure I understood what was going on.
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Dec 30, 2022
This provider seemed like they were a get down to business only when I first met them. But once I have seen them over several times they have seemed to be more into getting to know the whole part of what my needs are, not just the thing I am there for that day.
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Dec 27, 2022
She listens to my concerns
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Dec 25, 2022
Always professional. Answers any concerns I have.
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Dec 22, 2022
She's very kind and attentive.
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Dec 21, 2022
I love Dr. Kimmey. She is very smart & always kind to me
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Dec 19, 2022
Provider was empathetic and easy to talk to.
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Dec 17, 2022
She is thorough and knowledgeable.
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Dec 16, 2022
Excellent
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Dec 16, 2022
She is the best
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Dec 16, 2022
She is very caring and nice she is also professional
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Dec 15, 2022
Dr. Kimmey has been my care provider for many years. She is very personable, inquiring about my interests and concerns. I do appreciate the fact that I can rely on her expertise.
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Dec 9, 2022
Thorough. Answered questions well.
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Dec 7, 2022
Dr Kimmy makes sure I am doing what I need to in between appointments
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Nov 29, 2022
Very personable and truly listens.
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Nov 25, 2022
Great job being patient with all my questions; great job explaining the process. Excellent Provider!
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Nov 19, 2022
She is a caring, dedicated to her individual patient, when it comes to my health she is excellent. I trust her a 100 per cent, I Thank God for her gift and training, knowledge etc.
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Nov 17, 2022
1st visit
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Nov 16, 2022
Dr Kimmey cares about patients. She is knowledgeable and I know I am in good hands with her
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Nov 16, 2022
Dr. Kimmey is very thoughtful and caring. She is very knowledgeable and thorough.
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Nov 16, 2022
Everyone was very friendly and helpful.
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Nov 14, 2022
Excellent
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Nov 13, 2022
Dr. Kimmey is quite simply the best doctor I've ever had concerning breast examination. She is gentle, yet very thorough. She is so knowledgeable, yet is very polite and treats you and talks to you on a very personal level.
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Nov 13, 2022
I have already recommended her to friends.
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Nov 12, 2022
Dr. Kimmey is the best doctor -- keeps current on research, very thorough and personable, as well... Highly recommend her.
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Nov 11, 2022
Dr Kimmy was very professional as usual. She answered my questions and explained what she would do as she did my exam. Her doctor manner puts me at ease and makes my visit not cause me stress.
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Nov 11, 2022
Awesome, very thorough in conversation , easy to understand .
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Nov 9, 2022
She is very thorough and takes her time and answers my questions that I will understand.
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Nov 5, 2022
Very professional and thorough
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Nov 5, 2022
Dr K listens attentively and explains everything very well
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Nov 5, 2022
Very caring doctor and very good at her job
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Oct 30, 2022
She was very thorough and explained things very well took the time for questions and made sure I understood what we were talking about.
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Oct 29, 2022
She was very attentive
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Oct 28, 2022
Dr Kimmey was very thorough, caring and very concerning regarding my issues.
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Oct 28, 2022
Very helpful and she took her time
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Oct 27, 2022
Dr. Kimmey was amazing. Very personable and you can tell she has her whole heart in providing excellent care to her patients.
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Oct 23, 2022
I have been seeing her for years and have always been very satisfied. She is an excellent provider.
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Oct 23, 2022
Dr. Kimmey never rushes through appts. She asks about how everything is going and is interested in getting to know her patients. She is very caring and takes her time during appts. She is a very caring doctor. I have recommended her to a few of my friends. Blessed to have her as my doctor!
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Oct 21, 2022
Outstanding
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Oct 19, 2022
She is very caring and she explained what she wanted to do.
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Oct 18, 2022
Great doctor
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Oct 17, 2022
She explained everything in a way I could understand
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Oct 17, 2022
I was very comfortable talking with her about family and my daughter, who passed with breast cancer .
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Oct 14, 2022
Dr. Kimmie was very kind very knowledgeable when it came to delivering information about my health. During this time, there's a lot of information is being given to me and some of it has not been easy, but Dr. Kimmy was very relatable when it came to answering any of my questions. She made me feel heard and aware of any of my concerns. Definitely feel like I am in good hands at her care.
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Oct 13, 2022
Very through and explain things well.
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Oct 12, 2022
Very professional and thorough each visit, and interested in me as a person.
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Oct 11, 2022
Excellent doctor. Communicates very well. Answers every question. Genuinely cares about you
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Oct 11, 2022
Dr. KIMMEY was thorough, kind,, knowledgeable and put me at ease. Her exam was the best I have ever had.
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Oct 10, 2022
Even though I only see her generally once every 6 months, she always remembers me and things going on in my life.
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Oct 9, 2022
Very thirough
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Oct 8, 2022
She is very knowledgeable and she answers all questions as best she can.
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Oct 8, 2022
Dr. Kimmey is very through, personable, an excellent physician
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Oct 7, 2022
She was very professional and caring at the same time.
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Oct 7, 2022
Dr. Kimmey was very personable. I truly felt comfortable and enjoyed speaking with her about my health concerns
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Sep 28, 2022
Dr. Kimmey was fantastic and took time to explain various options with me and gave me plenty of time to ask questions!
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Sep 28, 2022
Very good
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Sep 28, 2022
Very good doctor
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Sep 23, 2022
Was great taking care of my needs
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Sep 22, 2022
Dr. Kimmey is the most kind an compassionate physician- she listens to her patients and really knows her stuff!
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Sep 21, 2022
Dr. Kimmey is the absolute best. She takes her time and explains everything thoroughly
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Sep 20, 2022
Dr. Kimmy spent TIME with me and explained ALL my options and their consequences, answering all my questions.
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Sep 19, 2022
Explanations and instructions are very clear. Very nice and caring
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Sep 16, 2022
Thorough and competent
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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
She was very thorough and took her time to explain everything in detail and answer all of my questions.
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Sep 13, 2022
Excellent doctor!
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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
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 9, 2022
Very attentive
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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 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
Dr Kimmy is very personable and thorough.
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Aug 21, 2022
Very informative, great bed-side manner
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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 19, 2022
Very concerned and caring.
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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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