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Marilyn Kay Clark, MD

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

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • 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
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Aetna - Choice POS II
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Aetna - Elect Choice
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Aetna - Health Network Option
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Select
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Aetna - Open Choice PPO
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
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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 - 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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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - HMO
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Cigna - HMO Open Acces
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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
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Cigna - Network POS
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - POS
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Cigna - POS Open Access
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Cigna - PPO
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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 - STAR Medicaid - MRSA
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members only
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Humana Preferred
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
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Humana - National POS
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Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - RightCare STAR Medicaid Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Superior - CHIP
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Superior - CHIP Perinate
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Superior - Foster Care
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Superior - STAR
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Superior - STAR+PLUS
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Tricare - Tricare Extra
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Tricare - Tricare Prime
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Tricare - Tricare Select
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Options PPO
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select +
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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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.
Background
Education
  • Medical School: Medical Doctor, Baylor College of Medicine (Texas) (1991)
  • Residency: University of Arkansas College of Medicine (1994)
  • Fellowship: Rheumatology, Wilford Hall Medical Center/CMC (1996)
Certifications
  • Internal Medicine (General Cert) - American Board of Internal Med
  • Rheumatology (Sub-Spec Cert) - American Board of Internal Med/Rheumatology
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 May 11, 2020, Marilyn Kay Clark, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(229)
Overall: 4.9*
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Sep 14, 2020
She has respect, cares, and concerned for her patients.
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Sep 13, 2020
Very caring, concerned, easy to talk with. Is very positive- leaves no doubt what she expects a patient to do. I strongly recommend her fora patient seeking treatment for arthritis conditions.
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Sep 11, 2020
Dr. Clark has always addressed my concerns and provided the very best treatment. Excellent care.
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Sep 11, 2020
Extremely efficient, warm and understanding to my needs. Excellent and timely follow through on my requests.
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Sep 11, 2020
Excellent care, service, and practice.
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Sep 10, 2020
Dr. M. Clark makes you feel very comfortable & seems very concerned about you - very easy to talk to !
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Sep 4, 2020
this visit was no different then before she is always concerned with the amount of sleep I get and uses courtesy and care when telling me what may be my problem
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Aug 29, 2020
A fantastic doctor.
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Aug 25, 2020
She was really nice and took the time to explain things to me.
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Aug 25, 2020
Dr. Clark is such a kind and caring provider. She listens to everything I have to say, and lets me make decision about my care that are best for me
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Aug 22, 2020
Love Dr. Clark, she is caring and a great doctor!
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Aug 20, 2020
Extremely professional and personable. The focus is always on the patient. She's a great listener. Very experienced and knowledgeable and aware of all my challenges. High interest in info other doctors document. Very thorough. Fun person to be with, as well. Great attitude and loves her job. Always a pleasure. At minimum, we meet annually.
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Aug 20, 2020
I have been seeing Dr. Clark for years since being diagnosed with RA. I bring a list for f things that have occurred since last visit, plus questions. we go over everything I have, and she explains to me. We both understand and communicate very well with each other. Always a pleasure to see her.
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Aug 20, 2020
she was very professional and friendly and explained everything to me
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Aug 20, 2020
Dr. Clark is the best in the world. I have been a RA patient for the past 33 years. I have never ever come across a doctor like her. She is very compassionate, understanding and very approachable. She answers all the questions and educate the patient.
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Aug 14, 2020
Dr. Clark is caring, encouraging, and knowledgable. I appreciate that she takes the time to explain things fully, listen to my concerns and questions and truly partners with me in my care.
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Aug 14, 2020
Great provider. she goes over everything in detail
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Aug 7, 2020
very good very good I'm satisfied
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Aug 4, 2020
I have been Dr. Clark's patient for a number of years. She is the best of all the rheumatologists I've seen. She really cares and shows her interest in me and my problems. Shes my favorite doctor of all, and I wish she was all of my doctors rolled into one.
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Aug 4, 2020
Always professional and helpful in every way possible to help me maintain my health.
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Aug 3, 2020
Dr. Clark has been an amazing doctor that has taken the time to explain to me what is actually going on with my immune system. I have recommended her to more than 5 people with similar concerns about their health
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Aug 2, 2020
We love Dr.Clark and the nurses we definitely recommend them.
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Jul 31, 2020
it went exceptionally well.
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Jul 31, 2020
Dr. Clark is always professional, courteous, caring, and pleasant. She is a huge asset to BSW.
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Jul 28, 2020
all of my questions are always answered.
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Jul 26, 2020
very professional
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Jul 24, 2020
Dr.Clark is always very concerned , very friendly, and very professional. (Her easy friendly humorous approach makes me, as her patient, feel extremely comfortable. I can only say positive things about her, and all the staff!
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Jul 24, 2020
Very thorough, which I appreciate. Explained things well. Informed me of the Speak-Up option.
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Jul 23, 2020
Great experience with care provider.
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Jul 23, 2020
great service
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Jul 23, 2020
Dr Clark is the best!
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Jul 21, 2020
doctor Clark is the most professional doctor I have ever seen,she's a very beautiful person inside and out.I won't see another doctor
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Jul 18, 2020
Always informative, up to date, and offers solutions or alternatives to assist in any way!
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Jul 18, 2020
she is an excellent doctor.... who is overwhelmed with patients .. she needs more pa's or some one to help with the load. with that said she is the best I've ever had
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Jul 17, 2020
Dr Marilyn Clark is an exceptional caregiver. I highly recommend her.
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Jul 17, 2020
Dr. Clark is a very caring person she is very professional and treats me with kindness.
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Jul 17, 2020
Dr Clark is so kind and so tentative to my omom. She is always so patient when talking and discussing things with her. my Mom loves her so much.
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Jul 15, 2020
Dr. Clark is the Best! She is considerate and provides consistent thorough care every visit. 100%
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Jul 15, 2020
she is great and shows me she is concerned about me and do I know what she can do to make it better
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Jul 14, 2020
Dr. Clark is always very compassionate and caring. She reviews my other providers information and keeps up to date on my concerns. wonderful doctor
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Jul 14, 2020
Dr. Clark has always made me feel that she genuinely cares about me, my treatment, and includes me in the decisions made about y care.
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Jul 8, 2020
Dr. Clark is caring, involved and included me in everything. She is the best.
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Jul 7, 2020
the best love her
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Jul 1, 2020
so down to earth, I just love her
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Jun 28, 2020
Dr Clark is beyond a wonderful fun spirited doctor. I feel closer to her than my own relatives. I hope she will be my doctor forever till the day I die.
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Jun 27, 2020
Have been with her for years. would not change for anything. very caring and compassionate.
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Jun 27, 2020
was very helpful with a health issue in helping us understand what was happening and gave us very good and helpful advice
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Jun 24, 2020
Dr Clark is excellent and friendly.
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Jun 24, 2020
Dr. Clark is a treasure. She spends the needed time to make sure all of my concerns are met and understood, and that I understand what the plan is for my care.
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Jun 23, 2020
excellent
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Jun 22, 2020
Dr Clark and staff are exceptionall!!
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Jun 22, 2020
Excellent doctor. Listened patiently to my concerns.
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Jun 21, 2020
I have been Dr. Clark's patient for several years. I am very confident in her care, knowledge and treatment of my disease.
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Jun 21, 2020
I am extremely blessed to have Dr. Clark as my Rheumatologist. I hope she stays in practice for years to come.
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Jun 20, 2020
This Dr is awesome. I had her once. Efore . She is as near perfect as any can be. She has a great personality. She does not rush you but knows there are others in the waiting room. I wishI had her for my primary.
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Jun 20, 2020
very good person
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Jun 19, 2020
Dr. Clark is absolutely the best, and I would recommend her to anyone I know.
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Jun 19, 2020
Dr Clark provided excellent care very thorough with explaining issues during a stressful time.
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Jun 18, 2020
very pleasant, show caring for my situation, explained my labs
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Jun 17, 2020
always great care and concern for my health issues. thank you.
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Jun 17, 2020
Outstanding and caring physician!
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Jun 16, 2020
Best doctor. always has answers, very cautious and allows plenty of time.
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Jun 15, 2020
Dr. Clark is wonderful. very competent and caring. She takes time to explain my condition and options. She is very empathetic.
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Jun 14, 2020
I have always had a great visit with Dr. Clark. She always listens to what's been going on with my health and always ready to explain or offer best course of action.
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Jun 14, 2020
very caring provider, does not rush thru visit and makes sure you understand everything and includes you in plan of care.
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Jun 14, 2020
I have had Dr Clark as my Rhumatoid Physian for 17 years! Dr Clark has managed my rhumatoid arthritis extremely successful during this time!
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Jun 12, 2020
Dr Clark has been my doctor for years. I am confident of her diagnosis's. Very helpful to my state of mind.
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Jun 12, 2020
very nice and very Concerned about my health
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Jun 11, 2020
I just love Dr. Clark she is amazing, she's patient she takes her time and she informs me and asked me if I have any more questions I never feel rushed I enjoy my visits.
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Jun 10, 2020
excellent communication skills she includes you in plan of care
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Jun 6, 2020
This was a diagnostic visit and she showed she cares about her patients.
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Jun 3, 2020
very good
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Jun 3, 2020
very caring doctor. great listener!!
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May 31, 2020
The best rheumatologist ever!
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May 30, 2020
Dr. Clark is always very professional and her concern for me is beyond normal. Dr. Clark is a very caring doctor.
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May 30, 2020
Dr Clark is very knowledgeable will answer your questions & will help you anyway she can. she is a very good Dr. She is very concerned about her patients & goes out of her way to help you.
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May 29, 2020
She is one of best physicians at Baylor S&W.
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May 29, 2020
Great provider
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May 28, 2020
Dr Clark is amazing. She listens and is inclusive in patient care. I don't ever feel rushed and feel comfortable relating any issues I have.
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May 27, 2020
Dr. Marilyn Clark is a veryDr. Marilyn Clark is a kind,compassionate, and knowledgeable doctor who listens to my concerns and works to solve the issues.
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May 26, 2020
Dr Clark never seems like shes in a rush to get to the next patient she gives me her undivided attention and really cares about how I am feeling and what she can do to help.
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May 24, 2020
l felt like family.
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May 23, 2020
I have been going to Dr. Clark for years. She knows my medical condition.
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May 23, 2020
she's the best love dr Clark
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May 22, 2020
Dr. Clark is very caring and always address my concerns!
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May 21, 2020
Dr. Clark shows she is truly concerned about my medical issues. She asks extensive questions about my medical issues and ensures I understand and I have plenty of opportunities to ask questions. She is very friendly and puts me at ease as soon as she walks into the exam room.
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May 20, 2020
Dr M Clark is the greatest. she actually listens.
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May 20, 2020
excellent provider
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May 16, 2020
Dr Clark cares and remembers a patient.
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May 16, 2020
She's the best. Everything I go to her I wish she was my primary doctor.
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May 15, 2020
dr Clark really cares about her patients. she explains everything thoroughly.
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May 14, 2020
I had a wonderful visit with Dr. Clark, she is concerned and helps me to understand the medication I take, I'm very great full
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May 14, 2020
love this dr
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May 11, 2020
Very professional, yet friendly and caring in interactions.
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May 5, 2020
she is wonderful and I'm glad she is my doctor
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May 3, 2020
very professional Dr.
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Apr 28, 2020
it was a good care
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Apr 11, 2020
Dr. Clark is very informative and compassionate in her care of me. She is extremely knowledgeable and offers the appropriate options and consideration for my individual care. I trust her with my health and consider her an expert working to help me better my condition.
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