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Penny C West, MD

Internal Medicine
Accepts New Patients
portal
About
Outside of her medical practice, Dr. West enjoys spending time with her husband, fly fishing, scuba diving, and reading.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Irving
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - HMO
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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 - QPOS
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Aetna - US Access
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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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 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 - Federal Select PPO
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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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Cigna - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Imagine Health - EPN
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Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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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 - Group
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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 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
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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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 - 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 POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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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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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: Univ. Of S. Alabama College Of Medicine (1989)
  • Education: Univ. of S. Alabama College of Medicine (1989)
  • Internship: Georgia Baptist Medical Center (1990)
  • Residency: Georgia Baptist Medical Center (1992)
Certifications
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Med
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 11, 2020, Penny C West, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(153)
Overall: 4.7*
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Jun 30, 2020
My provider is very caring and concern about the health of her patients and providing referrals to a specialist when necessary.
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Jun 30, 2020
myself and my children and grandchildren see Dr West, we are all sad she leaving so we're leaving all of us.
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Jun 30, 2020
she's the only doctor that listens!!
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Jun 24, 2020
Dr. West consistently explains all procedures, answers my questions in a professional, efficient and friendly manner. She is a gem!!
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Jun 20, 2020
Dr. West is professional, personable, and listens to concerns, does night rush you.
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Jun 18, 2020
Dr West is moving quickly but does slow down enough to ask how you're doing overall and listen.
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Jun 17, 2020
Dr. West had the staff have always been amazing and great caregivers.
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Jun 11, 2020
extremely professional and always supportive
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Jun 9, 2020
Dr. West and her staff are the BEST!!!I have been a patient of Dr. West for 14 years.
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Jun 8, 2020
I am very pleases with DR. West, I have been under her care for years.
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Jun 8, 2020
Really feel I can be open and ask questions and not feel rushed.
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Jun 7, 2020
Excellent care provided, seems to want to provide caring help to her patients.
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Jun 5, 2020
Doctor West is very thorough. I trust her judgement 100%. She has a great bedside manner. So glad I found her.
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Jun 3, 2020
Excellent!
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May 26, 2020
good visit bc she did not seem rushed as usually she does
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May 26, 2020
understood the various issues and the complexity of them.
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May 25, 2020
she is attentive and asks me questions too. You can tell she cares about her patients.
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May 19, 2020
she is very caring and takes the time needed to answer questions and give a thorough exam.
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May 18, 2020
dr west is excellent
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May 11, 2020
Dr West is very personal, detailed, professional and very knowledgeable. She has concerns bout my overall health.
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Mar 16, 2020
professional yet personabletook time to explain and answer all my questions
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Mar 12, 2020
Dr. West is always very attentive to problems or questions I may have for her.
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Mar 12, 2020
it has really changed for the better.
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Mar 12, 2020
Dr West is very professional and exhibits her knowledge and experience as a doctor. I'm always comfortable and at ease during my visits. My immediate concerns are always given attention first as well as scheduled needs. necessary labs,prescriptions and any diagnostics are taken care of right away. She's the best.
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Mar 9, 2020
Dr. West is ther best
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Mar 5, 2020
Dr West and her staff are awesome. They took time to understand my concerns and issues and followed up. I feel very fortunate to have Dr West and her team working with me.
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Mar 4, 2020
Penny is very diligent in caring for me. I feel like she carefully weighs each situation and makes the best educated decision possible in regards to my health.
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Mar 4, 2020
Love Dr West. she takes great care of us.
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Mar 4, 2020
Love them to the moon and back. Very much satisfied with my provider as well as staff
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Mar 2, 2020
Dr. West is the greatest! Before choosing her as my primary care physician, I wasn't consistent with routine visits, but I am much better about preventative care now. She truly shows the she cares for her patient's wellbeing.
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Feb 15, 2020
I've enjoyed having Dr. West as my medical practitioner for many years.
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Feb 13, 2020
Dr. West and her team is always attentive and is genuinely concerned for the well being of the patients health. Everyone is always nice and respectful there.
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Feb 10, 2020
l like Dr West, but she talks about her health issues to much. She minimizes my health issues.
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Feb 6, 2020
Dr. West has been my family doctor for 25+ years. It's the best medical care I have had in my LONG Life.
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