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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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Oscar Health - Classic Bronze
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Oscar Health - Classic Gold
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Oscar Health - Classic Silver
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Oscar Health - Saver Silver
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Oscar Health - Simple Bronze
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Oscar Health - Simple Secure
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Oscar Health - Simple Silver
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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
  • Residency: Family Medicine, Ut Health Science Center At Tyler (2014)
  • Internship: Family Medicine, Ut Health Science Center At Tyler (2012)
  • 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 13, 2019, Ryan Hammond Tatum, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(265)
Overall: 4.9*
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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
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 5, 2020
this doctor always goes above and beyond to get me the care I need
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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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Dec 3, 2019
everything was smooth and efficient
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Dec 2, 2019
great bedside manners.
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Nov 30, 2019
Dr. Tatum is the best. He listens, understands gives excellent explanations, and never rushes. He is a model for what a PCP should be!
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Nov 26, 2019
You have the Best Primary Physician in Collin County, and the State of Texas!
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Nov 21, 2019
Dr. Tatum is hands down the best Doctor that I have ever dealt with. He asks relevant questions with care and concern, answers questions in the same manner, and listens to me when I'm speaking to him with questions and concerns. Simply the best!
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Nov 14, 2019
Dr. Tatum is the best. He is compassionate and doesn't make you feel rushed during your visit. He truly cares about his patients w and wants to understand what is going on. I feel very blessed to have him as our family doctor.
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Nov 14, 2019
great place, dr Tatum is awesome along with his nurse
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Nov 14, 2019
Dr. Tatum was very professional, personable and caring. Top notch physician!!!
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Nov 13, 2019
Dr. Tatum went above and beyond to explain the results of my ultrasound and MRI. He was knowledgeable, patient, and understanding. in his calm and professional manner, he allayed my concerns and eased my anxiety. He also referred me to a specialist to further treat my problem.
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Nov 12, 2019
I am normally not the type to give straight talk marks. But my experience at Baylor Scott and White with Dr. Ryan Tatum and staff rank among the top medical visits I have had in my 36 year life. Great job!
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Nov 12, 2019
Very patience and listens
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Nov 11, 2019
always wonderful
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Nov 7, 2019
Dr. Tatum took time to listen to my symptoms then choose the next step. The nurse was very helpful in assisting me.
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Nov 6, 2019
Dr Tatum cares about his patients and never rushes. He does all he can to address our issues. I rate him very highly as the very best provider.
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Nov 4, 2019
Dr Tatum is excellent and very caring.
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Nov 3, 2019
Dr. Tatum is the BEST!!
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Nov 3, 2019
Dr. Tatum is the best doctor I have been to in many many years! He greatly cares for his patients and listens to them and addresses every need or concern. He is intelligent and a wonderful physician. He reminds me of my father who was a physician for 40 years. I wouldn't want to see anyone else. A plus plus!
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Nov 2, 2019
dr. tatum is a concerned professional with excellent bedside manner. my wife and I are very pleased with his care. we even have our daughter's family using dr. tatum as their primary care physician.
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Nov 2, 2019
I was very happy with Dr Tatum, he seemed genuinely concerned with my health and opinion. I would definitely recommend him to family and friends. The only major complaint I have with BSW is that appointments for new patients were scheduled months out.
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Nov 2, 2019
My Probider and staff treated me with exceptional professionalism and respect. I felt valued in the way they provided care and understanding of my concerns.
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Nov 2, 2019
He is friendly, competent, confident and very interested in patient. I really like Dr. Tatum. He is awesome.
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Nov 1, 2019
Always very friendly people working there. Dr. Tatum is the best! He is always willing to listen and help in any way. He keeps up with any information about tests etc. He is very caring and takes time during the visit.
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Oct 26, 2019
excellent service. thanks
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