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Paul Michael West, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology
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 SeenAdolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • 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 Only
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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 HMO
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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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Aetna - US Access
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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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 - Federal Select PPO
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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 - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - Flexcare
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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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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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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 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
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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 - Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
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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
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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 - Texas Statewide PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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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
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Superior - STAR
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Texas Medicaid & Healthcare Partnership (TMHP) - TMHP Medicaid
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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 - AARP Medicare Complete
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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 - CHIP
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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 - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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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 - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - Options PPO
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
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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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UnitedHealth - STAR
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UnitedHealth - STAR Kids
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UnitedHealth - STAR+PLUS
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UnitedHealth - UHC West Signature Value Gated HMO
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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, University Of Texas Medical School (San Antonio) (1989)
Certifications
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology (General Cert) - American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
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 Michael West, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(111)
Overall: 4.6*
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Sep 24, 2019
Dr. West is an amazing Doctor! He absolutely cares so much about his practice, and the patients he helps. He is a very through Doctor who actually listens and answers all questions in full detail to understand! He even helps come up with follow ups and treatment plans ! What a Blessing for him to continue to give me hope on conceiving one day, when others have seemed to not care.
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Sep 20, 2019
Very professional and to the point. Addressed my concerns.
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Sep 12, 2019
my provider was very friendly and really informative.
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Sep 11, 2019
had a little wait time, but he spent ample time truly figuring out what was going on
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Sep 4, 2019
I have been a patient for 18 years. Dr. West has always been the best
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Aug 21, 2019
I love visiting Dr. West friendly and his staff are friendly and he seems to always ask about my girls. which makes me feel like he's "my" doctor
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Aug 20, 2019
Always appreciate the respectful, ability to convey my concerns & obtain informative health visits here with Dr. West.
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Aug 20, 2019
Dr. West was very professional and I plan on visiting with him again.
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Aug 20, 2019
I needed an appointment THAT day and I got an appointment THAT day!! Excellent treatment and test results in minutes. Amazingly great.
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Aug 15, 2019
Wonderful!
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Aug 14, 2019
Dr. West addressed my concerns properly and made me feel very comfortable
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Aug 11, 2019
dr. west was amazing! very chill kid back and gentle he made me feel very comfortable
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Aug 10, 2019
Dr West has always made me feel comfortable and understood at all of my visits. Even when he wasn't available, the other providers at this clinic are so knowledgeable and caring. I love this clinic and couldn't imagine going to anyone else.
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Aug 5, 2019
i have recently switched OBGYN to Dr. West. Best decision I've made. he really takes concern for my conditions and makes me feel at ease with a medical plan for my conditions! I've rated "good" on easiness to make an appointment. he is a great doctor so i understand his availability as he has other patience. 10/10!!
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Aug 4, 2019
Dr West is one of the best when it comes to women care. Just as always, he listened and made sure my concerns were addressed.
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Aug 1, 2019
he's a very good provider
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Aug 1, 2019
Easy going, great sense of humor, caring
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Aug 1, 2019
Dr West is a wonderful person. His reputation is outstanding. He is easy to talk with and has a caring spirit.
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Jul 26, 2019
Stacey was the CMA, she was great, very friendly & knowledgeable! Dr. West is always great!
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Jul 24, 2019
Dr. West is exceptional and has the best bedside manner that I have ever experienced.
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Jul 14, 2019
great experience
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Jul 14, 2019
I would highly recommend Dr. West and his team to anyone looking for a Doctor who genuinely cares for the patient. He listens to all my concerns and I feel like I'm in great hands!!
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Jul 13, 2019
Dr. West is AMAZING! I always feel very well taken care of. He genuinely cares about his patients, He's open and honest and includes the patient in every step! I highly recommend Dr.West.
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Jul 12, 2019
good
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Jul 9, 2019
I have been with Dr. West for the longest and I appreciate his efforts to continue being compassionate and show concern for his patients. My experiences are always great here.
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Jul 6, 2019
I went to see Dr. West about a problem I was having and was really concerned about. After examining me and ordering lab work, he took the time to explain his findings and possible diagnoses. He even gave me a prescription to help with the issue I was having. The original doctor I'd seen for my problem stated that what I was experiencing was normal without even examining me to rule out anything else. Glad I sought a second opinion.
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Jul 3, 2019
dr west came highly recommend from my daughters primary doctor. I was not disappointed. he seems to really care and have so many options. thank you so much!!
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Jun 25, 2019
Very nice very sweet and very informative. Never met a provider there that I didnt like
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Jun 24, 2019
I was not expecting a same day Biopsy but I guess it was needed but it was very uncomfortable. I think a little more gentleness would have been great.
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Jun 15, 2019
Dr West is the best!
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Jun 8, 2019
I feel like this provider was pushing his personal preferences when I clearly didn't want it (birth control) and when I denied using another medication he sent me to see another provider.
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Jun 6, 2019
i always get the best care from Dr. West and the staff at Hemingway! thank you for all you do!
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Jun 5, 2019
Dr. West and his staff are very knowledgeable and friendly.
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May 29, 2019
everyone was so great from the receptionist to the nurse to the dr and I got an appt right away so that was great thank you
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May 28, 2019
Dr. West was very personable and caring. for a first time patient, he showed great concern to help me resolve my female issue.
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May 21, 2019
Dr. West is very professional. He doesn't try to rush you. He is very kind and caring.
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May 18, 2019
the staff and the establishment is great!
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May 16, 2019
Dr West and his staff are always amazing.
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May 9, 2019
dr west is a great provider
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May 7, 2019
I like how to he took time to explain things .. didn't feel rushed or didn't feel like my questions were unwanted . he made sure he answered all of them & I left the clinic happy
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May 6, 2019
attentive, thorough and professional
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Apr 28, 2019
Sometimes the wait time is a nightmare! there's been times I haven't been seen till over a hour AFTER my appointment time! but the actual care is great!
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Apr 27, 2019
I've seen Dr. West for years and he is a doctor that I can trust.
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