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Paul Brently Hicks, MD

Psychiatry
Accepts New Patients
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About
Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics, Adolescents (ages 12-18), Children (ages 3-11)
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Magellan - CHIP
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Magellan - Navigator Networks
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Magellan - Pinnacle Networks
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Magellan - STAR
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Magellan - STAR Kids
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Magellan - Summit Networks
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Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network
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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 - PHCS/OPTUM - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
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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
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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Superior - CHIP
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Superior - CHIP Perinate
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Superior - Foster Care
Accepts New Patients
Superior - STAR
Accepts New Patients
Texas Medicaid & Healthcare Partnership (TMHP) - TMHP Medicaid
Accepts New Patients
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
  • Residency: Psychiatry, Stanford University Medical Center (1987)
  • Internship: Transitional, Baylor College Of Medicine (1984)
  • Medical School: Medical Doctor, Baylor College Of Medicine (1983)
Certifications
  • Psychiatry - General - American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology /
  • Psychiatry - General - American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
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 13, 2019, Paul Brently Hicks, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(22)
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Aug 22, 2019
I am always pleased with the care I receive at Scott and white. I've always been treated with courtesy and caring.
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Jul 23, 2019
Dr. Hicks helped with a difficult chapter in my life. I am very grateful for his approach and help.
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Jul 16, 2019
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Jul 13, 2019
Dr. Hicks listen, evaluated, and addressed my needs with utmost respect.
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Jun 29, 2019
Dr. Hicks and the intern present were very professional and made me feel comfortable sharing information about myself and my depressive symptoms. I felt that their compassion and empathy were sincere making it easier for me to convey what I need help with.
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Jun 17, 2019
It took almost 5 months to get an appointment at the clinic after my referral was approved. Finally had to to go through patient representatives to get an appointment.
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May 30, 2019
dr hicks was pleasant, professional and mostly he spent time treating me great by explaining my condition. He explained several options and never made me feel inadequate. Dr.Hicks is giving me hope because I felt that he will provide what is going to help. more psychiatrist need to follow his professional skills with their patients. r
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May 7, 2019
Dr. Hicks is a compassionate doctor who seeks the best care for his patients.
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Apr 24, 2019
it was a really good experience
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