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Krystle Gonda David Bates, MD

Family Medicine

Accepts New Patients
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About Krystle Gonda David Bates, MD

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

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenInfants and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Hillcrest
  • 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
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Choice POS II
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Health Network Only
Aetna - Health Network Option
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - HMO
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Managed Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access HMO
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Select
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Choice PPO
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - QPOS
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Select SM
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - US Access
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Extended PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage HMO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
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
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
Accepts New Patients
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
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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Brookshire Brothers - Brookshire Brothers Employee Plan (Nexcaliber)
Cigna - CAC Plan
Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - Flexcare
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
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - Network POS
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - POS
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - POS Open Access
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Cigna - PPO
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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 - CHIP
Accepts New Patients
FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Advantage Dual SNP (HMO SNP)
Accepts New Patients
FirstCare Health Plans - STAR Medicaid - MRSA
Accepts New Patients
Galaxy Health Network - Galaxy Health Network
Gladney Center - Gladney Center
Healthscope - DART ACO
Accepts New Patients
Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Humana Preferred
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
Accepts New Patients
Humana - National POS
Accepts New Patients
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
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
Accepts New Patients
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
Scott & White Health Plan - RightCare STAR Medicaid Network
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
Superior - CHIP Perinate
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Foster Care
Accepts New Patients
Superior - STAR
Accepts New Patients
Superior - STAR+PLUS
Accepts New Patients
Three Rivers Network - Three Rivers Network
Tricare - Tricare Extra
Accepts New Patients
Tricare - Tricare Prime
Accepts New Patients
Tricare - Tricare Select
Accepts New Patients
TriWest - VA-PCCC
Accepts New Patients
United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Charter POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - CHIP
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
UnitedHealth - Options PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
UnitedHealth - Select +
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
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, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical School (2015)
  • Residency: Family Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical School (2018)
Certifications
  • Family Medicine - American Board of Family 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 Aug 25, 2020, Krystle Gonda David Bates, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews (207) for Krystle Gonda David Bates, MD

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Jan 6, 2023
Great
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Jan 5, 2023
I joy my visit and is straight forward. Thank you Dr.Bates.
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Jan 3, 2023
Dr Bates is the best doctor I have ever had. I have recommended several others to her. She is so through, kind, and just a great doctor.
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Dec 30, 2022
Dr.Bates is the best Doctor anyone could ask for. You can tell that she really, genuinely cares and you can hear the sincerity in her voice! She's so kind and sweet!
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Dec 23, 2022
She is very thorough and takes time to discuss any problems I may have. Never seems rushed.
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Dec 23, 2022
She always listens to me and go from there. And she finds the things thst are wrong and she does everything she can to fix it. She's for real caring, considerate, & understanding and adds a lil humor to lighten the situation unless its serious stuff. Overall she's Great, one of the best I've ever had.
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Dec 22, 2022
Very easy to talk to and is caring about you as a patient
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Dec 21, 2022
She is very interested in your help and helping you to improve it. She takes a much time as you need to ask questions and also she makes sure you understand everything. She is Great!
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Dec 21, 2022
Wonderful she is very caring never in a hurry and provides me with wonderful care.
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Dec 20, 2022
Dr. Nate's always takes her time with me & explains everything to me. She has a great personality & is very knowable! She's one of the best doctors i've ever had!
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Dec 20, 2022
Always very attentive to my concerns and needs. Explains everything in detail and where I can understand.
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Dec 17, 2022
Very concerned about my health
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Dec 17, 2022
Great
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Dec 16, 2022
Professional, caring, informative. Trustworthy. Most of all attentive and patient and kind!
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Dec 16, 2022
She shows concern for her patients and listen to questions from patients.
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Dec 13, 2022
I love my doctor she's awesome.
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Dec 8, 2022
Dr Bates is the best provider I ever had. She gives quality time and is very thorough. I could go on and on singing her praises!
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Dec 8, 2022
Very caring & thorough
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Dec 8, 2022
Dr. Bates is the best doctor I've ever had, and I referred two friends to become her patient. They are both as happy as I am.
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Dec 8, 2022
Dr. Bates never makes me feel rushed. Always asks if I have questions and then takes the time to answer them thoroughly.
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Dec 7, 2022
Dr Bate is sensitive to your feelings and thoughts. She respective of what you are feeling.
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Dec 6, 2022
Everyone was nice and courteous. They tell me what they were going to do and ask if I was okay.
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Dec 6, 2022
Dr. Bates is the absolute BEST!! She's so in tune with me as the patient. She listens to me & provides the BEST suggestions & recommendations to my issues!! Thank you for having such a kindhearted but yet professional dr!! I feel so blessed to have her as my dr & I most definitely feel that I am in good hands!!!
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Dec 2, 2022
Marvelous!!!
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Dec 1, 2022
Very friendly and excellent communication. Dr. Bates is very special and I am very happy to have her as my doctor.
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Nov 27, 2022
Dr. Bates listens and is kind. She is empathetic to my individual situation, and always asks how I am doing.
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Nov 26, 2022
The finest physician I have ever had
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Nov 25, 2022
Love her
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Nov 23, 2022
I felt as though she truly listened, observed me, and wanted to help me. That's different from my previous PCP experience.
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Nov 20, 2022
Very attentive to my needs/condition. She spends as much time with me as I need, never feel like she is rushing to get to the next patient.
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Nov 18, 2022
She is very good
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Nov 18, 2022
Very friendly and knowledgeable
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Nov 16, 2022
Wonderful doctor Very intelligent Extremely thorough
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Nov 15, 2022
She takes time to listen and explain
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Nov 15, 2022
Takes very good care of me sneers all my questions.
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Nov 15, 2022
Dr bates truly listens to her patients . She does with me every time. This visit as well
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Nov 11, 2022
Very conscientous & courteous.
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Nov 11, 2022
Dr Bates is very thorough with examinations. She listens and explains what my issues are and how she is going to treat them.
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Nov 9, 2022
Dr Bates is very caring! Makes you comfortable and listens to you. (Probably more then needed )
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Nov 8, 2022
Dr Bates is so kind and caring. She always takes the time to answer any concerns I have. I never feel rushed when I visit her.
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Nov 8, 2022
Very thorough. Addresses all concerns.
Nov 5, 2022
She's very attentive and listens to me
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Oct 31, 2022
Compassionate, thorough, competent.
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Oct 30, 2022
I love Dr Bates She is always very concerned and attentive to my needs and listens to all my questions
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Oct 30, 2022
She treats you like family
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Oct 28, 2022
She spends quality time with you and listens to you.
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Oct 28, 2022
Dr. Bates very professional!
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Oct 25, 2022
She's polite, courteous and cares about you as a patient.
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Oct 25, 2022
Dr. Bates takes the time to listen to what is bothering me medically and explain why she is suggesting a particular treatment. She does not act rushed or like I am a nuisance.
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Oct 25, 2022
She is very good patient and caring
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Oct 23, 2022
Always has time for me.
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Oct 22, 2022
I love Dr Bates . She is so caring and really concerned about your health. She is easy to talk to and very professional. One of the best doctors I have been to. I would highly recommend her.
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Oct 21, 2022
Dr. Bates is the best provider I've ever had. She listens and you don't feel judged. She truly cares about your well being! I have my daughter seeing her and my boyfriend was recently put on the waiting list be her new patient. I would recommend her to anyone whom crosses my path!!!
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Oct 21, 2022
The best
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Oct 18, 2022
She was interested in what I had to say ,gave me good advice on my health and how to keep improving my health. She answered all my questions I was concerned about.
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Oct 18, 2022
Dr. Bates is thorough and informative. She is patient and wants to hear everything I have to say in order to provide me with the best care possible.
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Oct 18, 2022
Fast, efficient, and smart.
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Oct 17, 2022
Dr. Bates is very caring and is always checking on your needs
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Oct 17, 2022
She showed concern about my condition
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Oct 17, 2022
Takes good care of patients
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Oct 14, 2022
Dr Bates always answers all of my questions, and is totally dedicated to keeping me healthy. She is the best doctor ever.
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Oct 14, 2022
Dr. Bates is not only an extremely knowledgeable Dr., she's extremely personable, thoughtful and insightful.
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Oct 13, 2022
Office and medical staff are excellent! Provider experience is improving!
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Oct 13, 2022
Excellent
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Oct 13, 2022
Dr Bates is personable, proactive, and efficient. I highly recommend her.
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Oct 13, 2022
I did not feel that she was rushing me or that she was in a rush. I felt like she really heard what I was saying, and she offered treatment or suggestions to my concerns
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Oct 13, 2022
Dr. Bates listens and answers all my questions.
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Oct 12, 2022
Dr. Bates has time for her patients!! She is an attentive listener and is interested is her patients' health and well-being.
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Oct 12, 2022
Dr. Bates is always so thorough when trating me. I appreciate her passion for my health
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Oct 11, 2022
Dr Bates pays attention to my concerns
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Oct 3, 2022
Super Attentive, and Sincere about helping.
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Oct 3, 2022
Dr Bates is incredibly patient, kind and knowledgeable. Before becoming her patient, I used to be nervous whenever I had to go to the doctor. To the contrary, I always look forward to seeing Dr Bates because I know I will be well informed and feel better after my visit.
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Oct 2, 2022
Dr.Bates has always taken her time with each visit I have with her. She makes sure that I completely understand everything. She is very genuine and cares for me as her patient and my well being. She shows that at every office visit. Because of her amazing insight I was able to come off of disability in 2019. And have been working ever since.
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Sep 28, 2022
Thorough and knowledgeable.
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Sep 28, 2022
She is the best doctor I have seen,she gets right to the point of what is wrong and explains what she is doing right to the point.
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Sep 27, 2022
Dr Bates is so kind and caring. She never rushes through the appt and takes her time and allows me time for questions.
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Sep 24, 2022
Dr. Bates is always attentive and patient, listens to what is being said and asked. She responds fully to insure understanding. I never feel rushed when I am with her.
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Sep 23, 2022
Very through.
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Sep 21, 2022
Dr Bates takes her time to explain things to you and answer tour questions
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Sep 21, 2022
Takes time, understanding,
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Sep 21, 2022
Excellent
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Sep 20, 2022
Listened intently to all I had to say and tried her best to resolve my concerns
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Sep 17, 2022
Dr. Bates is a good listen & responds to medical needs.
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Sep 15, 2022
Very caring and makes me feel at ease
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Sep 15, 2022
She makes you feel like family yet she is very interested in all of your aches, pains and problems and tries to help you solve them all. I hav recommended her several times and everyone say she is the best doctor.
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Sep 11, 2022
She seems to be concern about my well being. She check out my complaints of aches and pains, and looks for my followups.
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Sep 10, 2022
Is very concerned about my health and takes her time
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Sep 8, 2022
She listens and has great communication. She explains and motivates at the same time
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Sep 8, 2022
Listens very well and provides information about any symptoms or conditions. Does not rush the visit.
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Sep 8, 2022
The best
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Sep 7, 2022
Dr. Bates is always through and ask questions about things going on.
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Sep 7, 2022
Dr Bates is a wonderful doctor and I'm glad to have her as my doctor
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Sep 3, 2022
She is fantastic, so glad I found her
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Sep 2, 2022
SHE WAS POLITE, RESPONSIVE, AND KNEW WHAT SHE WAS DOING!!
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Sep 2, 2022
Very thorough and explains my issues thoroughly.
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Aug 31, 2022
Very thoroughly
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Aug 24, 2022
She is very insightful on the needs of her patients.
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Aug 23, 2022
The provider very helpful in making sure that I am connecting to the right physician with what health issue I have.
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Aug 20, 2022
I was satisfied with everything.
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Aug 20, 2022
Dr Bates is always very thorough and takes her time in diagnosing my condition.
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Aug 18, 2022
Always compassionate & non-judgemental
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Aug 17, 2022
Very professional and very caring
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Aug 13, 2022
Marvelous
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Aug 10, 2022
Krystal Bates , LVN that assisted doing visit can't remember name but always remember her face , lab tech and X-ray was awesome!!'
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