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Matthew Clark Poling, MD

Family Medicine

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About Matthew Clark Poling, MD

Matthew Poling, MD, is board-certified in family medicine and treats Central Texans at Baylor Scott & White Clinic – College Station University Drive. He specializes in providing comprehensive healthcare for all ages. Dr. Poling is committed to partnering with patients to achieve their goals for health and success.

When out of the clinic, Dr. Poling enjoys traveling, Aggie sports and spending time with his wife and four children.



LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenChildren (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - College Station
  • 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 Access PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Extended PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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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
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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
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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
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 - LocalPlusIN
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
FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus HMO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus PPO
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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
Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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 - Humana Preferred
Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
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
Superior - STAR+PLUS
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 +HMO
UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth - Core 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 - Options PPO
UnitedHealth - PPO
UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
UnitedHealth - Select +
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, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (1995)
  • Residency: McLennan County Medical Education & Research (1998)
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, Matthew Clark Poling, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews (185) for Matthew Clark Poling, MD

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Jan 11, 2023
Excellent physician. He takes the time to answer all my questions. Extremely professional. Creates a lot of confidence for me that I am getting the best care.
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Jan 9, 2023
Dr. Poling is very attentive to my needs, questions, and concerns.
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Jan 9, 2023
Dr. Poling was kind and took the time to listen to my concerns.
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Jan 4, 2023
Doctor always working with me on my medications.
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Dec 30, 2022
Great doctor!
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Dec 29, 2022
He was polite. Easy to talk with.
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Dec 29, 2022
Great
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Dec 27, 2022
He is caring, thoughtful, informative. And his staff is great!
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Dec 25, 2022
He always takes his time, then gives a printout of the diagnosis. Very helpful
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Dec 24, 2022
Dr Poling is making sure that I am tested in all areas regarding blood work, mammogram, bone density and asking me if I have taken my flu shot and COVID booster
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Dec 21, 2022
Always helping me maintain health.
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Dec 16, 2022
Dr Poling always takes the time to see how I'm doing and if I'm having any issues. I don't ever feel like I'm being rushed. Great doctor!!
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Dec 15, 2022
Excellent doctor vet professional
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Dec 13, 2022
Phenomenal
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Dec 8, 2022
Easy to talk to and he listens
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Dec 6, 2022
Dr. Poling listens and then thoughtfully responds. He is patient and kind.
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Dec 5, 2022
Dr Poling has been my doctor for several years. He always acts professionally to address my concerns. He has helped me with numerous health issues. I appreciate his demeanor & friendly personality.
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Dec 5, 2022
He supported me during a difficult time in my life.
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Dec 4, 2022
Dr. Poling was polite, professional and caring. He was everything that a patient would want in a physician
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Dec 3, 2022
I was very pleased with the care I received from Dr. Polling.
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Dec 2, 2022
Dr Poling is very patient, and a great doctor.
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Nov 25, 2022
I have been going to Dr. Poling over 15 years and feel he has my best interest for my health
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Nov 23, 2022
He answered all our questions. He went above and beyond to help us. Very friendly atmosphere in the office.
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Nov 23, 2022
I am so grateful to have found Dr poling. He actually listened entirely the whole time that I was explaining to him my situation and problems I've been experiencing for at least 10 years. Because he actually listened he sent me on a path that helped solve my issue and it's made a change in my life.
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Nov 22, 2022
I All Ways Believe in Dr. Polling and I Truly Trust in Him .
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Nov 19, 2022
I got in quickly, both making the appt (the day before) and upon arrival that day. I appreciated Dr. Polings assessment and information on my condition.
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Nov 18, 2022
Great listener, great communicator, very thorough.
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Nov 17, 2022
All good
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Nov 16, 2022
Dr Poling has taken care me for 18 years.He is trustworthy. He has kept me in good health.
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Nov 11, 2022
He's been my long-term PCP and I'm very happy with our relationship and his services.
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Nov 9, 2022
He always takes the time to answer all my questions.
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Nov 5, 2022
The best provider I know
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Nov 4, 2022
He was very thorough and kind and understanding.
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Nov 3, 2022
Dr, Poling is always very thorough and caring.
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Nov 3, 2022
Listens to my list of concerns & addresses each one
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Nov 3, 2022
Very professional
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Nov 1, 2022
Fast and friendly.Had all my answer's to my questions.
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Nov 1, 2022
Dr. Polling is very personable and thorough!
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Oct 28, 2022
Dr. Polling is an excellent physician. The best I have ever had. He listens and answers all questions I have. I would rate his knowledge level with any specialist I have ever seen.
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Oct 25, 2022
Dr Poling is a caring knowledgeable provider. Wouldn't go to any one else
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Oct 24, 2022
I have seen him before, he listened and takes time to address the issues.
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Oct 23, 2022
Very good
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Oct 21, 2022
Ive had the best Doctor poling for 17 years at Baylor Scott&White They The Best God Bless All Care pproviders Thank you
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Oct 19, 2022
He was very professional and kind.
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Oct 18, 2022
All good
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Oct 15, 2022
I love my doctor! Thank you Dr Poling for keeping me safe and in good health! The nurses are so caring and friendly. Wouldn't go anywhere else except Scott & White.
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Oct 14, 2022
I was heard and was happy with solutions
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Oct 14, 2022
Dr.Poling is professional and efficient. He is a good listener and quite knowledgeable.
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Oct 12, 2022
Wonderful
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Oct 10, 2022
Friendly, experienced, and thinks about overall health rather than just your specific reason for visit.
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Oct 8, 2022
Good
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Oct 6, 2022
Good experience.
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Sep 30, 2022
Very nice and caring. Listens to you when you are talking. Responds to your question. Very helpful.
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Sep 30, 2022
Dr. Poling was attentive and listened to the family's concerns. He thought carefully about the issue and offered several possible options.
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Sep 28, 2022
I used to see Dr. Poling regularly and stopped seeing him because of his horrible "bedside manner". The only reason I saw him this time was it was an emergency and that is who they could get me into asap. He was very unsympathetic and caring.
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Sep 21, 2022
Have Dr Poling for about 20 yrs. He is excellent
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Sep 21, 2022
Very helpful, receptive to questions, and thorough in checking details.
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Sep 18, 2022
Nice and thorough.
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Sep 18, 2022
Always listens, is knowledgeable
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Sep 13, 2022
Very professional, courteous and cares about and knows his patients.
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Sep 9, 2022
He is very good to talk to. Very knowledgeable Family Doctor. MD I am impressed!!
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Sep 5, 2022
We're on the same wavelength.
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Sep 2, 2022
Very understanding great dr
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Sep 2, 2022
Dr.Poling always responds immediately to any of my inquiries; and he is knowledgeable and pleasant.
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Aug 31, 2022
I really enjoyed working with Dr. Poling. I had gathered my info and questions and he checked my ear and we discussed my issues. He taught me some things which will help me to improve my health and to improve my issues for the future. I really appreciate his working with me, going over my meds and giving me information.
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Aug 30, 2022
Very good doctor
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Aug 21, 2022
He had knowledge of my past medical history, and covered my areas of concern.
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Aug 20, 2022
Everything was great.
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Aug 18, 2022
Great service .
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Aug 13, 2022
Professional, Friendly, Kind, Engaged
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Aug 12, 2022
Dr. Poling and his staff are very friendly and caring.
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Aug 11, 2022
The BEST!!
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