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Lydia R. Best
Family Medicine
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About
Lydia R. Best, MD is board certified in family medicine and currently serves as the Medical Director of the Baylor Scott and White Health and Wellness Center. She is committed to providing personalized quality care to the community of Dallas and has experience in several practice settings including hospital-based care, community primary care, and private practice. Before relocating to Dallas, Dr. Best served for nine years as Medical Director at Covenant Community Care in Detroit. Dr. Best is currently welcoming new patients and accepts most insurance plans. She is married with four children and enjoys dancing and writing literature when she can.

Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics

LanguagesSpanish, English
Insurance Accepted
Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice.Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Aetna
Elect Choice/Open Access EPO | HMO/QPOS/US Access/HMO Open Access HMO | Managed Choice/Open Access POS | Open Choice PPO
Beech Street of Texas
Beech Street of Texas PPO PPO
Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Blue Advantage (Gold, Silver, Bronze) HMO | Blue Choice Plus POS | Blue Choice PPO PPO | Federal Select PPO | HMO Blue Essentials HMO | Medicare Advantage Oncor/Energy Future Holdings Retirees PPO
Cigna Healthcare of Texas, Inc.
CAC Plan PPO | Cigna Healthcare of Texas, Inc. PPO PPO | Open Access Plus PPO
First Health
First Health PPO PPO
Great-West Healthcare (formerly One Health Plan)
Great West POS POS | Great West PPO PPO | Open Access PPO-Open Access PPO-OA
HealthSCOPE
HealthSmart Preferred Care (incl NTHN)
HealthSmart PPO PPO | HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO EPO | HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO GEPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network
ChoiceCare Concentric Network SmartNet PPO | Humana Medicare Advantage PPO/HMO | Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO PPO
Imagine Health
SmartCare EPN PPO
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare
Oscar Health Insurance Company of Texas
Oscar Health Ins Co of Texas EPO
Private Health Care System
Private Health Care System PPO PPO
Scott & White Health Plan
2018 Baylor Scott & White Employee Network | 2019 BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA | 2019 BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA | BSW Preferred HMO Network | BSW Preferred PPO Network | Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan | EPO Network - Group | EPO Network - Individual/Family | HMO Network - Group | HMO Network - Individual/Family | McLane Group Network | PHCS/ARGUS - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan | PPO Choice Network | PPO Choice Preferred Network | PPO Network - Group | SeniorCare Advantage HMO | SeniorCare Advantage PPO | Texas Statewide PPO | TRS - Active Care Participants Network | Vital Traditions Medicare Advantage Network (HMO)
United HealthCare
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 Oct 22, 2018, Lydia R. Best  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Background
Education
  • Residency: Family Medicine, University of Maryland Baltimore
  • Medical School: University of Michigan Medical School
Certifications
  • Family Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor University Medical Center
Reviews(12)
Overall: 4.641
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Oct 30, 2018
very nice and calm.
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Oct 5, 2018
I was very comfortable with her
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Oct 2, 2018
am grateful that there are caring Doctors like Dr. Best.
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Sep 25, 2018
this visit was actually the best one ever
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Sep 13, 2018
I can talk to her about anything.
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Sep 11, 2018
they are great
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Aug 22, 2018
Dr.Best is very caring and always make an effort to make sure im during well and prays with me before i leave.
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Aug 17, 2018
I felt Dr. Best showed concern and respect toward me & my health.
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Aug 8, 2018
dr was good and was happy this appointment wait time was faster than before I wan in and out of office in 1 hour.
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Jul 31, 2018
Dr Best shows genuine concern for my overall well-being, and that means a lot to me!
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Jul 9, 2018
thanks God for this provider!!!
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Jun 5, 2018
it\'s been long since I hada good doctor,it\'s. I nice. I\'ve have not seen a doctor in years because they didn\'t help you and didn\'t care
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