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Mark Joseph Billante, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery

Accepts New Patients
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About Mark Joseph Billante, MD

Dr. Billante has been recognized as a Top Doc 2020 by Austin Monthly Magazine. Winners are nominated by their peers as among the best in their region/nation in their medical specialty.



LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics, Children (ages 3-11)
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Pflugerville
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Buda
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Round Rock
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Lakeway
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Austin
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
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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
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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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 Access PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Extended PPO
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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
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - Covenant Preferred HMO
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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
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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
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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 - 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
Accepts New Patients
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
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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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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
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
Galaxy Health Network - Galaxy Health Network
Gladney Center - Gladney Center
Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - ACCEL Network
HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
HealthSmart - Preferred Network
Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members Only
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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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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
Accepts New Patients
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
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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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Three Rivers Network - Three Rivers Network
Tricare - Tricare Extra
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Tricare - Tricare Prime
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Tricare - Tricare Select
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TriWest - VA-PCCC
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United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - CHIP
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 - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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 - Nexus ACO OA
UnitedHealth - Options PPO
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
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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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, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (2001)
  • Residency: Orthopedic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine GME (2006)
  • Fellowship: Sports Medicine, University of Virginia School of Medicine (2007)
Certifications
  • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
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, Mark Joseph Billante, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews (132) for Mark Joseph Billante, MD

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Jan 5, 2023
Very kind and knowledgeable. I was very pleased with him. Also, all the staff were warm and welcoming.
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Dec 31, 2022
Helpful; explained things.
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Dec 31, 2022
Dr Billante repaired my badly broken elbow- 8 plates, 7 screws. Managed pain, was optimistic about my future, confident in his surgical ability, maintained communication, very professional. Mt arm is healing well. I'm thankful that he was on-call.
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Dec 28, 2022
Dr. Billanti & his staff are very open, caring & very conscientious to my concerns & health.
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Dec 26, 2022
Caring provider
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Dec 25, 2022
Very thorough, listened to what I said, and made constant eye contact.
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Dec 20, 2022
Dr. Billante is very knowledgeable, caring, friendly and approachable. I highly recommend him!
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Dec 13, 2022
Friendly, informative, excellent
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Dec 13, 2022
Excellent doctor
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Dec 8, 2022
Dr. Billante was very thorough and detailed in his explanations. He made me feel at ease and lessen my worry. He is very patient and respectful and very mindful of how I feel.
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Dec 6, 2022
Listened well Helpful to my situation
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Dec 4, 2022
He came up with a clear concise plan of care, with multiple alternatives if care plan does not work. The explanation of the plan of care was easy to understand along with his explanation of what was going on with my injury. Very thorough!
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Dec 1, 2022
Amazing
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Nov 27, 2022
Dr Billante is quick to make me feel at ease and has helped me with my knee every time I've asked him.
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Nov 25, 2022
When Dr. Billante examines you he does a thorough job. He explains everything in detail.
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Nov 24, 2022
Good
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Nov 22, 2022
Informative, direct, looking forward working with him.
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Nov 19, 2022
Dr. Billinte is greatVery thorough, explains everything to where you understand the procedure and puts your fears at ease
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Nov 19, 2022
He was positive, pleasant and had a calming tone. He took the time to explain the issue and how my procedure would go.
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Nov 12, 2022
I'm very impressed with him.my issues with my shoulder was fixed?and I got my life back.
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Nov 10, 2022
Great staffDoctor was informative and made me comfortable
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Nov 10, 2022
Dr Billante was very highly recommended . This was my first consultation and Dr Billante met my expectations.
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Nov 9, 2022
He did a great job of diagnosing me properly and referred me to the correct specialist. He is also thorough when I go and helps me make good decisions with my treatment after giving me the good and bad of the possible outcomes.
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Nov 5, 2022
Great surgeon, will do the absolute best to get you back on the road to health and walking pain free.
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Nov 2, 2022
Very clear and specific in describing my situation
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Nov 1, 2022
Dr. Billante was thorough, efficient, a good listener and a great diagnostician. He gave me options and recommended the best plan for care of my condition.
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Oct 27, 2022
I felt very listened too when. Had questions. The entire staff was amaze.
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Oct 27, 2022
Very prompt, very professional and listened to me and my concerns. Explained my situation well and gave me options for my treatments.
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Oct 22, 2022
Dr. Ballante is fantastic; he seems to be very knowledgeable and engaging in the options I had for my treatment. He does stay very booked out; I wasn't able to be seen by him until a month or two after my auto accident.
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Oct 21, 2022
Excellent care and service all the time, we feel thankful that he take care of our son.
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Oct 21, 2022
He explains everything out to you thoroughly, helping you to understand.
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Oct 15, 2022
He was personable and knowledgeable.
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Oct 13, 2022
Dr. Was polite, knowledgeable, and direct to the point; after explaining the working elements of my shoulder, he explained that I was beyond Baylor Scott & White expertise. I was then recommended to St. David's for possible reverse shoulder replacement.
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Oct 13, 2022
Very detailed in his explanation. Showed great compassion and answered all our questions.
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Oct 10, 2022
Excellent and caring dr
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Oct 7, 2022
Answered all of my questions. Quick to respond to emails.
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Oct 6, 2022
The Dr. And staff were courteous, focused, and actually listened to what I was sharing with them.
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Sep 29, 2022
I like that he gave me options, we discussed a plan together.
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Sep 26, 2022
Does not do the type of surgery that had been recommended for me. But did get a through exam
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Sep 24, 2022
Love this doctor, very professional
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Sep 22, 2022
Dr. Billante and his staff provide exceptional care.
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Sep 15, 2022
Attentive. Thorough. Friendly.
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Sep 15, 2022
He was straight forward and thorough with his information and plans for action. It's also nice to be treated with authentic concern and respect.
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Sep 15, 2022
My doctor is really nice, competitive and always unswerving my questions, I feel so comfortable!!
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Sep 11, 2022
Dr. Bilante is very thorough in his assessment, is kind and considerate in his explanation of what is happening inside the joint.
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Sep 10, 2022
Dr. Billante is excellent; very thorough, knowledgeable and kind.
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Sep 10, 2022
He was very encouraging about my progression and felt I was on track for full recovery.
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Sep 8, 2022
Provided excellent follow-up care plan for long term
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Sep 1, 2022
As always Dr Billante is kind and thorough.
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Aug 30, 2022
He is friendly & knowledgeable.
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Aug 30, 2022
A little in a hurry I thought
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Aug 30, 2022
Quick efficient and informative. PA did great job gathering info, DR clearly explained condition, easy to understand options.
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Aug 30, 2022
Care provider was good. Very good communication. The wait time was very long
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Aug 28, 2022
Very informative and helpful! Went above and beyond. I highly recommend him.
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Aug 27, 2022
He is easy to talk with, very hospitable, great bedside manner/ compassion.
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Aug 25, 2022
The dr was very pleasant He took his time with me. He was gentle. I was very scared
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Aug 16, 2022
Dr. Billante was very caring, very respectful and very knowledgeable.
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