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Penelope Ann Holland-Barkis, MD

Family Medicine
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 SeenInfants and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Children (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics, Newborns (0-28 days)
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
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 Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
Accepts New Patients
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
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
Healthscope - DART ACO
Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
Humana - ChoiceCare
Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
Humana - National POS
Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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 - 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 - 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 - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
Superior - CHIP
Superior - CHIP Perinate
Superior - Foster Care
Superior - STAR
Texas Medicaid & Healthcare Partnership (TMHP) - TMHP Medicaid
Tricare - Tricare Extra
Tricare - Tricare Prime
Tricare - Tricare Select
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 - NexusACO R
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
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: Family Medicine, Scott And White Temple Family Medicine Residency (1999)
  • Medical School: Medical Doctor, University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (Dallas) (1996)
  • Residency: Family Medicine, Scott & White Memorial Hospital (1999)
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 May 13, 2019, Penelope Ann Holland-Barkis, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(151)
Overall: 4.9*
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Dec 23, 2019
Dr Holland-Barkis has been my doctor since about 1990. Even though I was disabled and forced to move back to hometown I will NOT choose a new doctor. My elderly parents have to take me to see her. She is that GOOD!!!!
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Nov 20, 2019
Have been going to Dr. Barkis for over 20 years. Excellent
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Nov 13, 2019
Dr. Holland-Barkis is thorough and caring as a physician.
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Nov 13, 2019
Dr. Holland is always very competent and caring - she always takes the time to listen and provide advice to help with my issues.
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Nov 12, 2019
she the best
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Nov 9, 2019
Dr. Holland Barkus is absolutely the best Dr. ever! I have recommended her to everyone I know. she is professional and personable and truly cares about her patients. she is passionate about helping them to the best of her ability (which out does others). she is an asset to Scott & White!
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Nov 9, 2019
all great
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Nov 7, 2019
Friendly, professional, and prompt.
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Nov 5, 2019
excellent provider
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Nov 5, 2019
Dr.Holland Barkis is the best Dr. i ever had. she knows me well and I have great respect for her and trust her !
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Oct 22, 2019
Dr. HB is always the best. She always listens and gives the best care.
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Oct 22, 2019
Dr. Holland Barkis has always maintained a professional and concerned relationship with me and my wife, with our medical needs.
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Oct 22, 2019
Penny is still my confidante and the best doctor out there hands downShe cares about my health mental and physical. Most people only care about themselves these days. NOT Penny. She cares.
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Oct 22, 2019
Care as always ways excellent
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Oct 18, 2019
always caring and professional
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Oct 16, 2019
Dr Holland Barcus is professional, takes time to explain. always does a thorough exam and makes me feel completely confident in her care.
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Oct 8, 2019
Provider worked my son in at 4:40 for a laceration. most providers would have sent us to the ED. Dr Holland-Barkis is the most compassionate and professional provider and I would highly recommend her to any of my friends and family.
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Oct 6, 2019
Holland Barkis is the best doctor I've ever had!
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Oct 6, 2019
Dr. Holland-Barkis is an excellent doctor. She obviously cares about her patients. She explains test results and care plans.
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Oct 2, 2019
wonderful
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Sep 27, 2019
I have been a patient of Dr. Holland-Barkis for about 16 years. She is the best Dr. I have ever seen.
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Sep 27, 2019
Always the best
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Sep 27, 2019
She has always ( for years) given me the best care possible. I trust her completely for my health needs.
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Sep 27, 2019
showed concern and a plan for treatment
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Sep 24, 2019
This was my first visit and I was very impressed.
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Sep 24, 2019
I always feelcomfortable with dr Holland barkis
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Sep 22, 2019
I have had a wonderful experience with Dr Holland-Barkis for many years.
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Sep 22, 2019
excellent
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Sep 20, 2019
Dont know what I would if she were to leave. Best doctor ever!!
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Sep 17, 2019
I've had great care S&W for 13 years. I wouldn't go anywhere else.
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Sep 17, 2019
Dr. Holland always exhibits the epitome of professionalism and concern for my health.
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Sep 15, 2019
I have been Dr Holland-Barkis's patient since about 1999 or 2000. I have moved back to hometown due to illnesses yet return to see her as needed. she is PHENOMENAL! You need more Doctors like her.
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Sep 10, 2019
excellent
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Sep 10, 2019
dr Holland barkis has been my dr for 18 years and by far the best dr I have ever had
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Sep 8, 2019
As always, Dr. Holland-Barkis is professional, efficient, and attentive. Explanations are thorough and questions are answered. I feel I am in good hands regarding my health.
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Sep 7, 2019
My doctor is amazing!!
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Sep 7, 2019
even though we live in Denton, we will continue to come to Belton BSW and see doctor Holland-Barkis!!
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Sep 6, 2019
Dr. Holland Barkis has been my primary care physician for over 10 years. She has provided consistent professional care and I am very comfortable with her, knowing that I am being cared for by an excellent physician
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Sep 6, 2019
awesome as always
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Aug 29, 2019
Love Dr. Holland-Barkis!
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Aug 29, 2019
she knew what I had and showed me illustrations to explain it further
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Aug 27, 2019
Dr. HB is the best. Most concerned empathetic thorough doctor ever.
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Aug 21, 2019
waited over an hour in exam room. everything else was wonderful
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Aug 16, 2019
I love my doctor, she is the best.
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Aug 15, 2019
Very caring .knows my history well. Been seeing her for the last 20 years.
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Aug 13, 2019
Holland-Barkis bedside manner is phenomenal. Not only is she my son and my doctor, she is also my sister, her daughter and husbands. I will and have often recommended Dr. Holland-Barkis to several friends.
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Aug 13, 2019
personable and friendly providing good care
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Aug 10, 2019
Dr. Holland-Barkis is an exceptional doctor & person. She knows my medical history well & always takes that into consideration when recommending any treatment.
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Aug 8, 2019
I appreciate the time Dr Holland-Barkis takes with me. I never feel like our appointments are rushed. She is patient and kind.
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Aug 6, 2019
PHB always takes time to listen to my concerns and explain any worries, changes in care, or any other questions I have.
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Aug 5, 2019
I have the best doctor. She always takes the time to listen to me.
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Aug 4, 2019
Outstanding
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Aug 3, 2019
caring and sincere
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Jul 30, 2019
Dr Hollanbarkis is awesome! deserves lots of recognitions
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Jul 26, 2019
Our family has been seeing Dr. Holland- Barkis for eighteen years. We love her. She has gotten us through some serious illnesses.
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Jul 24, 2019
very good and did not rush me and listen to what I had to say
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Jul 23, 2019
provider is very caring and willing to discuss my prpblems
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Jul 23, 2019
I am a rather new diabetic, so I am still having to adjust my diet ( and well--my life!). Dr. Holland Barkis is encouraging, which I really need right now.
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