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Kofi Sarfo Kantanka, MD

Internal Medicine

Accepts New Patients
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About Kofi Sarfo Kantanka, 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 - 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 Extended PPO
Accepts New Patients
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
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
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
Cigna - HMO/POS
Cigna - LocalPlus
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
Galaxy Health Network - Galaxy Health Network
Gladney Center - Gladney Center
HealthSmart - ACCEL Network
HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
HealthSmart - Preferred Network
Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members Only
Humana - ChoiceCare
Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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
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
UnitedHealth - Charter POS
UnitedHealth - CHIP
UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
UnitedHealth - 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 - PPO
UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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, Meharry Medical College (2017)
  • Residency: Meharry Medical College School of Medicine (2021)
Industry Relationships

Physicians who are not employed, contracted with administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health are not required to report relationships and activities with industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry). Information regarding these relationships is therefore not available on this page. However, patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

Reviews (170) for Kofi Sarfo Kantanka, MD

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Sep 13, 2022
I was nervous a little bit but then the king comfortable even talked to them so I will enjoy having him as my primary care doctor he seems genuine. And that he is considerate of his patient.
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Sep 12, 2022
Very knowledgeable
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Sep 12, 2022
He was up to date on what tests I had received and the results and genuinely cared. It is as better than my last appointment, because I felt like he did not want to hear me. I had proof that something was wrong with my back and not just complaining.
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Sep 10, 2022
Mr Kofi shows concern and he really listens
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Sep 10, 2022
Great
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Sep 7, 2022
He explained the results of lab work dando gave me an action plan for my health
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Sep 7, 2022
A very good Doctor
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Sep 7, 2022
He is very friendly and caring! I really appreciate that he is very interested in helping me to get to the bottom of my issues! And helping me recover !
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Sep 3, 2022
Listen, very professional
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Sep 1, 2022
I just love Dr. Kofi. Caring, understanding, knowledgeable, personable, professional. Everything you would want in a medical provider.
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Sep 1, 2022
This was a pre op visit and he just checked info my records and wanted to know if I had questions.
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Sep 1, 2022
First time seeing this provider to establish care. He spent alot of time with me and really listened and answered my questions knowledgeable. His care and concern was very reassuring.
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Aug 31, 2022
He was very helpful.
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Aug 27, 2022
Knowledgeable and thorough Dr. Needs to speak up to us hearing impaired.
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Aug 12, 2022
Listen to my questions. Answered. Encouraged me.
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Aug 9, 2022
Very friendly and supportive, attentive to my issues and not at all scary to talk to
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Aug 4, 2022
Friendly, professional, helpful.
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Aug 4, 2022
Outstanding Provider who really listened. I established care during this appointment and appreciated his thoroughness and professionalism.
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Aug 3, 2022
He was through and listen gave me info I wasn't aware of
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Aug 3, 2022
Pleasant experience. He was helpful.
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Jul 30, 2022
Do not know him first and only time we have met and talked
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Jul 27, 2022
Very easy and helpful with care also concerned
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Jul 26, 2022
He was very thoughtful and concerned about the things that was going on with my health and recommended everything I needed done to better my condition
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Jul 25, 2022
I feel very comfortable knowing he's in charge of my Heath care
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Jul 21, 2022
AWESOME
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Jul 20, 2022
He spoke in a very low tone, so it was hard to hear him. But other than that he was good.
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Jul 12, 2022
I felt heard and that he cared about how I was feeling. He seemed very interested in learning more about me given this was our initial appointment
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Jul 11, 2022
Very nice listened to what I had to say.
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Jul 10, 2022
Listened to me and was very personable.
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Jul 6, 2022
Dr Kofi is very personable and knowledgeable!
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Jul 1, 2022
Dr. Kofi is a genuinely nice man. He is easy to talk with and offers medical explanations wherever appropriate, and it is clear he is very knowledgeable and skilled. He is truly a pleasure to work with.
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Jun 27, 2022
Was very professional, answered all my questions and concerns.
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Jun 26, 2022
Really liked Dr. Kofi.
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Jun 25, 2022
Very easy going knowledgeable attentive
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Jun 25, 2022
He listened, was positive and had recommendations.
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Jun 24, 2022
The doctor is a very caring person and listens and explains.
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Jun 23, 2022
Very satisfied
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Jun 18, 2022
Dr Kofi is top notch
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Jun 11, 2022
Nice, but didn't look at my eye that I felt had an issue. He just went on my word that it had white stuff coming out.
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Jun 6, 2022
Great service
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Jun 3, 2022
Understood my problem and dealt with it.
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Jun 2, 2022
Pleasant doctor visit.
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Jun 1, 2022
It was the first time visiting by him.
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Jun 1, 2022
Very professional
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May 30, 2022
New to the area, therefore a new doctor after 20 years. Very professional, caring and receptive to my concers.
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May 29, 2022
Very great
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May 24, 2022
A caring provider
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May 15, 2022
Dr. Kofe is very thorough, he listens so that he can provide the best care options for his patients.
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May 14, 2022
He was very friendly, courteous and professional. It was a very pleasant visit even though I was in pain.
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May 11, 2022
Dr. Kofi is very kind and understanding. HE LISTENS!
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May 10, 2022
Very professional and helpfull
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May 9, 2022
Only first visit with Dr. Kofi but he seems caring, took time to explain everything, courteous and professional. Good first impression.
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May 9, 2022
Nice and thorough
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May 3, 2022
He had great bedside manner. Would highly recommend him
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Apr 24, 2022
Dr. Kofi took time, listened and ask thorough follow up questions and made suggestions about my care. Great experience
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Apr 23, 2022
Very concerned and thorough.
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Apr 21, 2022
Very good experience
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Apr 21, 2022
Very nice concerning my weight problems and health all around he is scheduling me test and mammogram, and other appointments very understanding Doctor respectful
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Apr 15, 2022
All good!
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Apr 12, 2022
Very nice, showed genuine care and concern about my issues. Explained everything very well. And wanted to help in anyway possible. The nursing staff and the check in staff are ALWAYS wonderful.
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Apr 9, 2022
Excellent
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