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Skylar Stuart Forrister, MD

Family Medicine
Accepts New Patients
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Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

LanguagesEnglish, Spanish
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 - Llano
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Marble Falls
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Choice POS II
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Health Network Option
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Select
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Aetna - Open Choice PPO
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
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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 - Blue Essentials Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - HMO
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Cigna - HMO Open Acces
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Cigna - HMO/POS
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Cigna - LocalPlus
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Cigna - LocalPlusIN
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Cigna - Network
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Cigna - Network Open Access
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Cigna - Network POS
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - POS
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Cigna - POS Open Access
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Cigna - PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - CHIP
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Access PPO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Advantage Dual SNP (HMO SNP)
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Select HMO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Select Plus HMO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - STAR Medicaid - MRSA
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members only
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Humana Preferred
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
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Humana - National POS
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Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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 - EPO Network-Group
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
Accepts New Patients
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
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - RightCare STAR Medicaid Network
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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 - CHIP
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Superior - CHIP Perinate
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Superior - Foster Care
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Superior - STAR
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Superior - STAR+PLUS
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Tricare - Tricare Extra
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Tricare - Tricare Prime
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Tricare - Tricare Select
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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 HMO+
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Options PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select +
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
  • Medical School: Medical Doctor, University of Texas Medical School (Houston) (1987)
  • Internship: Family Medicine, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine - Tulsa (1988)
  • Residency: Family Medicine, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine - Tulsa (1990)
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, Skylar Stuart Forrister, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(133)
Overall: 4.6*
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Sep 13, 2020
nice
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Aug 19, 2020
Wonderful people working here. Dr. Sky is our favorite! and we feel very blessed to be his patients.
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Aug 18, 2020
great
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Aug 18, 2020
could not have been treated better. fantastic folks from receptionist to nurse to doc. the best in my book
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Aug 17, 2020
Very good.
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Aug 16, 2020
Dr. Forrister is a fasinating man. Enjoyed our converstion very much.
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Aug 13, 2020
Dr Sky is THE BEST!!! ...and his team!
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Aug 9, 2020
he sent written instruction
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Aug 7, 2020
We really liked Dr. Forrister. He explained every step of what he was doing (I had an eye injury) and made me feel comfortable and well taken care of. We liked him so much that my husband has set an appointment so that Dr. Forrister can be his primary care provider.
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Aug 6, 2020
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Aug 6, 2020
excellent
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Aug 3, 2020
Very friendly, cared about my concerns, set up further testing. Overall a great provider and all the staff is friendly and helpful, always.
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Jul 31, 2020
pleasant
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Jul 19, 2020
Clear, decisive and caring! Great service!
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Jul 14, 2020
he is always so caring and communicates great with his patients
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Jul 12, 2020
dr Forrester is the BEST!
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Jul 11, 2020
Doctor Skylar is the only reason I am still using Baylor Scott and White Health
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Jul 4, 2020
the doctor addressed the problem quicker and efficiently. provided me with the needed antibiotics.
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Jun 30, 2020
he made me feel like he did not even care to be there
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Jun 27, 2020
He was great and cared about my well being
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Jun 18, 2020
Dr. Forrister always takes time to listen to my concerns and advise the best solution.
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Jun 17, 2020
Dr. Forrister is a wonderful, caring doctor. I would definitely recommend him to my friends and family. Great doctor and clinic!
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Jun 16, 2020
I was very happy with the care my son received. keep up the good work!
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Jun 15, 2020
The walk in clinic provided excellent care from check in until appointment was completed. Wait time was short and nurse was both polite and very thorough. The provider was kind andaddressed my concerns. I appreciate the quality of care BS&W provides.
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Jun 14, 2020
Dr. Forrester and the clinic run a very professional show, are very friendly, and make you feel very comfortable during any routine visit!
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Jun 13, 2020
The doctor examined me as to my concerns and discussed the needed changes in some of my medications to clear up the problems I was having. I was included in this discussion all the way.
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Jun 10, 2020
Excellent visit!
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Jun 3, 2020
Attentive, concerned about my issues
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May 29, 2020
professional caring knowledgeable friendly excellent medication provided efficiently all good that's my dr
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May 29, 2020
He great.
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May 27, 2020
very friendly. fast wait time. showed empathy and took care of my issue quickly and efficiently.
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May 27, 2020
very well satisfied!
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May 24, 2020
Really professional and nice.
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May 24, 2020
very caring, knowledgeable, professional
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May 21, 2020
We recommend Dr. Sky to everyone.
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May 19, 2020
Don't have a lot to compare but he was attentive, concerned, friendly, professional, and seemed very knowledgeable.
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May 10, 2020
a nice experince
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May 1, 2020
Life saving physical and mental support. My support system to survive! Dr.S Forrister is truly the best!
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May 1, 2020
very good
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Apr 26, 2020
I have already recommended him to friends.
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Apr 14, 2020
In these difficult times I truly appreciate their great service
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Apr 11, 2020
very attentive
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Apr 8, 2020
professional, knowledgeable, friendly
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Apr 2, 2020
DR FORRISTER AND THE COMPLETE STAFF TAKE VERY GOOD CARE OF ME AND MY WIFE MANY THANKS BLESSINGS TO THEM ALL
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Mar 28, 2020
all went well, all very patient with me & understanding of my needs.
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