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Rudy Nelson Lea, MD

Family Medicine
Accepts New Patients
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About
Rudy Lea JR., MD is board certified in family medicine and sees patients from their adolescent years to adulthood. He believes in treating patients with comprehensive, quality healthcare. Dr. Lea focuses on chronic disease management and treats a variety of conditions such as asthma, diabetes, and hypertension. Dr. Lea is currently welcoming new patients and accepts most insurance plans.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenInfants and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Children (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Lake Pointe
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - HMO
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access HMO
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - US Access
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - Great West POS
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - Great West PPO
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - Open Access Plus
Accepts New Patients
Cigna - PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
Oscar Health - Classic Bronze
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Oscar Health - Classic Gold
Accepts New Patients
Oscar Health - Classic Silver
Accepts New Patients
Oscar Health - Saver Silver
Accepts New Patients
Oscar Health - Simple Bronze
Accepts New Patients
Oscar Health - Simple Secure
Accepts New Patients
Oscar Health - Simple Silver
Accepts New Patients
PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
Accepts New Patients
PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PHCS/OPTUM - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - Texas Statewide PPO
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Medicare/Medicaid Dual Needs Plan: Advantage HMO SNP
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Medicare/Medicaid Plan
Accepts New Patients
Superior - STAR+PLUS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Charter POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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: Ohio State University (1999)
  • Internship: Ohio State University (1997)
  • Medical School: East Carolina University (1996)
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, Rudy Nelson Lea, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(112)
Overall: 4.7*
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Oct 1, 2019
very kind and professional. explained everything he was doing and made me feel at ease
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Sep 20, 2019
very personable and professional
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Sep 20, 2019
Very professional and concerned
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Sep 14, 2019
he was very helpful and friendly. took good of my daughter.
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Sep 14, 2019
Kind and atttentive
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Sep 12, 2019
excellent communication and efficient
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Sep 11, 2019
Attentive, knowledgeable & well-mannered.
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Sep 9, 2019
Thoroughly satisfied with the service given to me at all my visits. ease of appointments through portal, renewal of prescription drug renewal and the special care provided to me by both my doctor and MA.
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Aug 28, 2019
Dr. Lea is concerned with my health and that's what is expected from a first class physician.
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Aug 26, 2019
First time to be seen by this provider. He was friendly and knowledgeable and a good listener.
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Aug 26, 2019
Very satisfying.
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Aug 15, 2019
very good
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Aug 7, 2019
My doctor and his assistant were helpful, thoughtful, and provided details on my care.
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Jul 30, 2019
The care was very professional
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Jul 25, 2019
dr Lea was awesome. He never makes us wait. always on time. He explains everything where we can understand, & if we still don't understand, he explains better. he even warmed his hands before checking neck glands
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Jul 24, 2019
dr Lea is a friendly, straightforward guy.
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Jul 23, 2019
Good experience, very professional & good bedside manor. Good staff. & assistance. ...
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Jul 23, 2019
Dr. Lea always treats me with courtesy and professional care
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Jul 22, 2019
I really like Dr. Lea and his nurse. They are caring and professional. I believe they care about providing the best of care for their patients.
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Jul 21, 2019
Dr Lea takes all the time I need to be sure I am taken care of. Very pleased with him. I am willing to travel out of town to visit him
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Jul 17, 2019
dr. Lea is one smart cookie
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Jul 16, 2019
I liked how Dr Lea explained his assessment of my condition and what the next step should be.
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