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Ryan Hammond Tatum, MD

Family Medicine
Accepts New Patients
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About
Dr. Tatum is committed to treating the entire family and takes a personal and compassionate approach to patient care. He provides a full range of primary care services including pediatric and adult preventive medicine, chronic disease management, and minor office procedures. Dr. Tatum's goal as a family physician is to empower his patients to use health care as a tool to enjoy their lives to the fullest. Dr. Tatum grew up in the DFW area and is thrilled to begin his practice in McKinney. In his spare time, he enjoys playing the violin and the piano with several performing groups across Texas. He also loves spending time with his friends and family. Dr. Tatum is fluent in both English and Spanish.

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 - McKinney
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
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 POS
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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 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 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 - 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 - 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: Ut Medical School At Houston (2011)
  • Education: University of Texas Medical School at Houston (2011)
  • Residency: Family Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center- Tyler (2014)
  • Internship: Family Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center- Tyler (2012)
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 11, 2020, Ryan Hammond Tatum, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(230)
Overall: 4.9*
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May 12, 2020
kind, understanding, and listens.
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Apr 9, 2020
I know that I am a difficult patient, the fact that Dr. Tatum and his nurse ALWAYS take time out to listen to my crazy world. Before this current crisis and even afterwards.
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Apr 7, 2020
Dr. Tatum is by far one of the best doctors I have ever had. He listens and cares. you are more than a body to him.
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Apr 5, 2020
very caring and thorough
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Mar 28, 2020
Best Dr. ever!
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Mar 27, 2020
Considering were we are at , at this time. I was treated very well.
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Mar 26, 2020
Dr Tatum is an incredible doctor. He makes me feel very important and always addresses all of my concerns.
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Mar 26, 2020
I was made to feel I could always know that the provider was caring, interested, and knowledgeable.
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Mar 25, 2020
Dr. Tatum is the best pcp doctor you could ask for; he listens and he is very polite and professional.
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Mar 25, 2020
Dr. Tatum is fantastic. He showed genuine concern for my health and well being and is someone I can trust.
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Mar 23, 2020
Dr Tatum is amazing. He is extremely knowledgable, kind and empathetic. I could not ask for a better doctor.
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Mar 23, 2020
love Dr Tatum
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Mar 21, 2020
I absolutely love Dr Tatum. I feel as if he really cares about me.
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Mar 20, 2020
I appreciate that we had a discussion over the phone vs coming to office due to what is transpiring in the world today. I have a follow up on Tuesday.
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Mar 17, 2020
doctor listen as I gave him a update on my health and the oversea trip I had returned from. ask me questions about my health and any issues I had doing my trip and my returned.
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Mar 17, 2020
Dr. Tatum is a very caring and astute professional.
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Mar 16, 2020
Dr Tatum and the facility are the best doctors I've ever dealt with, definitely glad I found them.
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Mar 15, 2020
Dr Tatum cares about his patients and answers your concerns without rushing through things. Very good physician!
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Mar 13, 2020
Dr Tatum is very caring and listens.
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Mar 10, 2020
Dr Tatum is awesome
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Mar 10, 2020
Dr. Tatum is excellent and shows great care about you as a "person" and not just a number passing through.
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Mar 9, 2020
very good
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Mar 9, 2020
Dr Tatum always provides excellent care!
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Mar 9, 2020
The people there were pleasant to work with they were competent and very knowledgeable.
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Mar 9, 2020
professional. great knowledge base
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Mar 6, 2020
Dr Tatum is the only Dr that listen to me and he acts concerned for my well being. never in z hurry to go to the next patient
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Mar 6, 2020
love Dr. Tatum! He is always happy, very attentive, and super knowledgable. I am thankful I have him in my life.
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Mar 5, 2020
I walked in to the clinic w/out an appointment and did not expect to see my primary care physician, but Dr. Tatum adjusted his busy schedule and worked me in. I greatly appreciate Dr. Tatum making me a priority and adjusting his schedule.
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Mar 5, 2020
Dr.Tatum is wonderful. He listens, respects my input and opinions and addresses my concerns. I feel like we are true partners in my care.
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Mar 4, 2020
Dr. Tatum's level of care and customer service is unmatched. He's kind, courteous, and respectful. I'm lucky to have him as my provider!
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Mar 2, 2020
Dr. Tatum and are very professional and caring.
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Mar 2, 2020
Great experience. compared to visits at other drs offices wait times here are far better. Dr. Tatum and his staff are always great!
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Mar 1, 2020
He answered all the questions that worried me
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Feb 27, 2020
This was my 2nd visit with this care provider and my experience was consistently very good. I also attempted to obtain an earlier appointment in case of a cancellation and received two potential offers. I find the entire staff to be very pleasant and professional. I would recommend this care provider to anyone looking for a reliable and professional care provider.
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Feb 26, 2020
dr Tatum is just special. really fortunate to have him as mine and my families doctor.
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Feb 26, 2020
Practically no waiting, and the care I recieved was excellent.
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Feb 22, 2020
Dr Tatum is always thourough. He takes time to listen and address all concerns. I always feel confident and satisfied with the care he provides.
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Feb 9, 2020
Very caring, listens very well
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Feb 8, 2020
Dr. Tatum is very accommodating and takes time to discuss your needs.
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Feb 5, 2020
this doctor always goes above and beyond to get me the care I need
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Feb 5, 2020
dr. Tatum is awesome.
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Feb 5, 2020
Dr. Tatum is the best family physician I have ever had. He is very knowledgeable and concerned for my health.
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Feb 4, 2020
Dr. Tatum is great! he listened to my concerns and communicated a plan to follow with me to start feeling better.
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Feb 3, 2020
Dr Tatum always spends time with me and is interested in helping me solve problems!
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Feb 2, 2020
always takes the time to listen
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Feb 1, 2020
Dr. Tatum is very friendly, honest, and genuinely cares about me and my health. His bedside Manor is outstanding, and I am really happy to have found a doctor that I feel confident in Knowing that they are truly looking out for my best interests.
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Jan 31, 2020
very welcoming and professional
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Jan 30, 2020
Dr. Tatum is a great physician!
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Jan 27, 2020
Dr. Tatum is the best doctor I have ever seen. he is kind, understanding, listens intently to your problem, and looks into your eyes while you are talking to him. I hope he never lives your clinic!
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Jan 24, 2020
Dr Ryan Tatum makes you feel like he cares not only about your health but about you as a person. He never makes me feel rushed he listens.
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Jan 24, 2020
Dr Tatum is always great to work with. He listens and is thorough in the evaluation. I feel like I can always reach him through the portal with any questions and he is quick to respond.
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Jan 22, 2020
I received the results I was looking for.
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Jan 22, 2020
Dr Tatum comes across with genuine, knowledgeable care and concern.
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Jan 21, 2020
dr Tatum is always informative
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Jan 19, 2020
Dr Tatum is the best!
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Jan 19, 2020
Dr Tatum is the best PCP that I've ever had. His knowledge is unsurpassed and his care goes above and beyond.
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Jan 14, 2020
Very attentive and gave thorough explanations
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Jan 14, 2020
dr Tatum always takes the time to listen. he also take to the time respond to question via the app.
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Jan 10, 2020
dr. Tatum has great manner and is perfect for family practice.
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Jan 7, 2020
Consistency and professionalism
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Jan 6, 2020
Dr. Tatum is amazing and the first doctor that I have continued to see as my primary care physician since previous physician retired. I love how he always responds to my questions in the portal in a very timely manner and I am almost always able to get an appointment that fits my schedule.
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Jan 4, 2020
listened well, considered my concerns to take action on
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Dec 29, 2019
I am very pleased to now being under Dr Tatum's care, I find him very knowledgeable and professional!
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Dec 28, 2019
As always, from the moment we walked through the door The greeting at the front desk sets the entire tone for the visit. Everyone is kind caring and courteous and Dr. Tatum and his nurse are top notch! They all make it a very personal experience.
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Dec 28, 2019
Personable, easy to interact with, and showed that he cares.
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Dec 26, 2019
dr. tatum is just simply a genuinely caring doctor. the entire staff is always attentive and caring. greatly appreciated
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Dec 25, 2019
I not only trust Dr. Tatum but I enjoy talking to him. best primary I've ever had tbh.
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Dec 20, 2019
great care
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Dec 20, 2019
He always shows concern
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Dec 19, 2019
Dr. Tatum always gives his whole focus to me when I'm there. He listens to what I have to say and makes me feel important and heard.
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Dec 17, 2019
awesome communication
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Dec 17, 2019
I am so thankful for Dr. Ryan Tatum .... and truly appreciate the particular care displayed by the entire staff at BSW/McK. That's why I still am happy to drive nearly 100 miles to see them. Thank you all, and a blessed Merry Christmas!
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Dec 14, 2019
great
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Dec 6, 2019
Always excellent
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Dec 5, 2019
love Dr Tatum. so kind!!!
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Dec 5, 2019
Dr. Ryan Tatum is a wonderful physician... very caring and knowledgeable.
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Dec 4, 2019
Dr.Tatum is great, attentive, not rushed, and compassionate. My only drawback for the visit was the inability of the NA to draw my blood...I was stuck 3 times. but it worked out alright.
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Dec 4, 2019
my experience and to end of my recent appointment was absolutely amazing! The check in process with the receptionist at front very professional and polite, the nurse practitioners we are respectful and polite and Dr. Tatums consultation was amazing and received very good feedback on all my questions. When I left multiple people said goodbye and have a good day which was also very appreciated, overall an awesome experience!
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Dec 4, 2019
Dr. Tatum is the best doctor. He is kind, thorough and my favorite doctor
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