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Sahil Bakshi, DO

Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine
Accepts New Patients
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About
Sahil Bakshi, DO is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease. He has a special interest in preventative cardiology, women and heart disease, valvular heart disease, and pulmonary hypertension. He currently serves as the medical director of the Pulmonary Hypertension Center, and physician leader of Informatics at The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology, the Pulmonary Hypertension Association, and is a founding member of the Society for Cardiovascular CT. While completing his fellowship in Cardiology at the Ochsner Clinic Foundation, he was named Chief Cardiology Fellow in 2004-2005 and served on the Medical Education Curriculum Committee. He also served on the Book Review Committee for the Doody Publishing House and was given the Best Case Presentation award at the American College of Chest Physicians Annual Meeting in 2003. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas and his D.O. degree from Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine where he was on the Dean's Honor Roll and graduated first in his class. As an undergraduate at the University of Oklahoma, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, Dr. Bakshi was active in the Asian American community and served as Asian American Student Association President and received the Outstanding Asian American Award. He continues to remain active in the community.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital - Denton
  • Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital - Plano
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - McKinney
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Frisco
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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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 - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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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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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 - HMO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
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Scott & White Health Plan - Texas Statewide PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - PHCS/OPTUM - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
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Scott & White Health Plan - 2018 SeniorCare (Cost) Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - 2018 Vital Traditions Medicare Advantage Network (HMO)
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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 - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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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
  • Fellowship: Cardiology, Ocshner Clinic Foundation: New Orleans (2005)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Presbyterian Hospital Of Dallas (2002)
  • Medical School: Oklahoma State Univ. College Of Osteopathic Med (1999)
Certifications
  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal 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 Mar 4, 2019, Sahil Bakshi, DO disclosed the following outside relationships with Industry:

VendorDescription
United Therapeutics CorporationCompliance/Conflict of Interest
BayerCompliance/Conflict of Interest
ActelionCompliance/Conflict of Interest
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Jun 7, 2019
appointments in a more timely manner
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Jun 6, 2019
Dr. Bakshi took the time to answer my questions and genuinely cared about me. He gave thorough explanations and it didn\'t seem like he was rushed.
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Jun 5, 2019
absolutely excellent
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Jun 3, 2019
Very easy to talk to and very thorough with his explanations. I was so impressed that I had my wife schedule an appointment with him.
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May 31, 2019
he is excellent
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May 31, 2019
Dr. Bakshi is patient and knowledgeable. He took time to discuss my concerns and develop a plan. I highly recommend him.
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May 31, 2019
Dr. Bakshi answers all my questions, explains things in language I understand, and does not make me feel he is in a rush.
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May 29, 2019
I feel like Dr. Bakshi and his staff have gotten to know me and sincerely care about me and my health.
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May 27, 2019
all areas of consideration were excellent.
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May 26, 2019
Very nice experience
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May 25, 2019
Dr. Bakshi is an excellent doctor and makes sure you understand all your heart issues as well as overall health
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May 20, 2019
dr. Bashi was courteous, caring, empathetic, professional and informative, motivating and kind. I felt comforted As well as advised on how to get healthier establish goals and how to be successful. I left feeling on top of the world!
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May 20, 2019
Dr Bakcshi is very professional. he is kind caring and charismatic. I would trust him completely.
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May 17, 2019
Dr and staff were excellent!
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May 16, 2019
very thorough, concerned and caring. Just the best
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May 16, 2019
outstanding from start to finish.
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May 15, 2019
Dr Bakshi is the best!!
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May 15, 2019
Dr Bakshi was knowledgeable about my recent hospital stay and discussed next steps related to new diagnosis.
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May 13, 2019
It was very good
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Apr 9, 2019
The Dr took time to make sure I understood everything. I really felt like he cared about me as a patient.
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Apr 9, 2019
awesome job by all.
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Apr 2, 2019
Dr. Bakshi always provides excellent care, listens to my concerns and answers them in a way that is comforting.
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Apr 2, 2019
Listened to concerns/symptoms and askes appropriate questions to understand my concerns. He prescribed appropriate measures.
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Mar 29, 2019
great
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Mar 29, 2019
Dr. Bakshi is awsome. I definitely will recommend Dr. Bakshi to anybody needs care.
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Mar 28, 2019
Dr. Bakshi is great, but most everything that has happened after our visit (tests, referrals, etc.) has been a mess and very disappointing.
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Mar 25, 2019
excellent in communication about medical condition and issues.
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Mar 23, 2019
I appreciate the fact that Dr. Bakshi worked with me, ultimately I\'m responsible, yet I felt we were a team, especially in light of the fact that it was my first visit.
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Mar 22, 2019
Dr Bakshi and his staff are incredible. Highly recommend.
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Mar 21, 2019
Dr Bakshi is always very personable & genuinely cares for my healthcare. He is always thorough, friendly, caring & takes time to explain my treatment, tests & results. I have seen him for 10 years & he treats me like family. I always feel at ease after office visits. I can\'t say enough about how much he means to my family. I referred my mom to him as well, and he has taken such good care of her!!!
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Mar 19, 2019
very good
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Mar 19, 2019
Caring, excellent patient relationship manner, thorough, takes time to explain things in the detail I want.
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Mar 19, 2019
Very good as always.
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Mar 16, 2019
bakshi took great care of me and helped my son\'s with any questions they had
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Mar 15, 2019
Dr. Bakshi was kind, caring, and thorough. This was my first visit to this provider and I was very, very pleased.
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Mar 12, 2019
dr Bakshi is the best!!
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Mar 8, 2019
Dr Bakshi is a true asset to BSW and I am very satisfied with the quality of care I receive. I am pleased to recommend Dr Bakshi and BSW to others. He continues to motivate me to improve my health and the results are evident from my recent tests.
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Mar 7, 2019
Very detailed in explaining my problem and remedies to prevent any further damage to the heart and suggestions for improving my health
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Mar 6, 2019
engaged, caring, interested, helpful
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Mar 6, 2019
he treats me like I am his only patient. Shows great care and concern about my health
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Mar 6, 2019
I trust all the staff and my doctor to provide the very best care
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Feb 22, 2019
Dr Bakshi is unequivocally the most caring physician I have ever encountered.
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Feb 21, 2019
Dr. Bakshi is a asset to BSW.....
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