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Stephen Jay Sewell, 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
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 - Temple
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
Aetna - Choice POS II
Aetna - Elect Choice
Aetna - Health Network Option
Aetna - HMO
Aetna - Managed Choice
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
Aetna - Open Access Select
Aetna - Open Choice PPO
Aetna - QPOS
Aetna - Select SM
Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna - EPO
Cigna - HMO
Cigna - HMO Open Acces
Cigna - HMO/POS
Cigna - LocalPlus
Cigna - LocalPlusIN
Cigna - Network
Cigna - Network Open Access
Cigna - Network POS
Cigna - Open Access Plus
Cigna - POS
Cigna - POS Open Access
Cigna - PPO
FirstCare Health Plans - CHIP
Accepts New Patients
FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Access PPO Network
FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Advantage Dual SNP (HMO SNP)
FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Select HMO Network
FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Select Plus HMO Network
FirstCare Health Plans - STAR Medicaid - MRSA
Healthscope - DART ACO
Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members only
Humana - ChoiceCare
Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
Humana - Humana Preferred
Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
Humana - National POS
Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
Medicare - Traditional Medicare
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
Superior - CHIP
Superior - CHIP Perinate
Superior - Foster Care
Superior - STAR
Superior - STAR+PLUS
Tricare - Tricare Extra
Tricare - Tricare Prime
Tricare - Tricare Select
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
UnitedHealth - Charter POS
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth - Core EPO
UnitedHealth - Core HMO
UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
UnitedHealth - Options PPO
UnitedHealth - PPO
UnitedHealth - Select +
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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 Health Sciences Center (San Antonio) (1994)
  • Education: Residency, John Peter Smith Hospital (Texas) (1997)
  • Residency: Family Medicine, John Peter Smith Hospital (1997)
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, Stephen Jay Sewell, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(178)
Overall: 4.9*
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Sep 11, 2020
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Sep 9, 2020
Dr Sewell has always been a very thorough and concerned Dr that listens and helps with easing the concerns and getting answers.
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Sep 1, 2020
We love Dr Sewell! He is so kind and takes care of us so well!
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Aug 31, 2020
Dr. Sewell is consistently knowledgeable and kind in his care.
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Aug 30, 2020
We love Dr Sewell! He makes us feel so cared for!
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Aug 28, 2020
this visit was, as usual, above the best possible !
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Aug 24, 2020
Dr. Sewell is thorough, kind, thoughtful about both his diagnosis and the treatment plan. He doesn't jump to a diagnosis without listening carefully and taking my thoughts into account. I'm so grateful for him.
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Aug 24, 2020
He is always very thorough and kind
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Aug 22, 2020
Dr Sewell is the best there is for me and my son.
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Aug 12, 2020
always professional
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Aug 10, 2020
Dr. Sewell is a great doctor he always believes what I say about what I'm feeling which is a relief to have in a male doctor my baby will be seeing him when they are born
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Aug 8, 2020
Sewell and staff are very professional people. could not ask for anything better.
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Aug 7, 2020
Did very well in diagnosis and referral to specialist for condition at hand.
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Aug 7, 2020
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Aug 7, 2020
best doctor ever
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Aug 5, 2020
Dr. Sewell is very professional and caring.
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Aug 5, 2020
I feel so blessed having Dr. Sewell as my primary physician. he is honest, trustworthy, competent, and compassionate. I am deaf but he took time to communicate with me...explained things and answered every question I had. he's always been very patient and pleasant so I always look forward to my next appointment with him. I feel so blessed!! thank you.
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Aug 1, 2020
Dr. Sewell is always kind and is very helpful.
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Jul 25, 2020
Dr. Sewell and his staff are amazing. They care about you as a person and you aren't treated like a number. Dr. Sewell pays attention to detail and puts a lot of thought into his decisions/plan of care. I am thankful he values my thoughts when creating my health care plan. Dr. Sewell is kind and compassionate and he creates a strong level of trust.
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Jul 18, 2020
Excellent
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Jul 17, 2020
He was genuinely concerned with my issue and listened to my responses. My responses prompted Dr. Sewell to ask more questions to address our next steps in the matter.
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Jul 17, 2020
very professional
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Jul 17, 2020
Corrected blocked ear problem while I was there. Been going to Sewell for years with no problem.
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Jul 10, 2020
he showed concern and i would trust him at his word.he even prayed with us and that meant more to me than he knows.
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Jul 8, 2020
very good
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Jul 4, 2020
Dr. Sewell is very patient and kind. He always want to help you with any issues.
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Jul 4, 2020
I've never had a provider as good and caring as Dr Sewell
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Jul 3, 2020
my provider spent plenty of time with me and addressed my concerns and asked plenty of questions.
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Jun 26, 2020
doctor Sewell is and has always been very courteous, friendly and knowledgeable. I feel very comfortable going to see him in addressing any issues I have
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Jun 26, 2020
Dr. Sewell is extremely kind and will graciously tell you the truth when you need to hear it
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Jun 21, 2020
Excellent
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Jun 19, 2020
Excellent doctor. Explained everything in an easy to understand manner.
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Jun 19, 2020
He was very thorough in his examination and asked many questions to ensure he understood my symptoms.
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Jun 16, 2020
Dr. Sewell is the best physician who ever cared for my late husband and me. He is truly a compassionate and caring professional. He is the embodiment of what a doctor should be.
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Jun 13, 2020
I have extremely deep confidence in Dr. Sewell's care, and can't begin to enumerate his professional qualities. I always feel that his care and recommendations are individualized to my health care needs.
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Jun 10, 2020
Got me in fast got got all medications updated discussed some health conerns,and got me out
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Jun 7, 2020
Excellent.
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May 31, 2020
Dr. Sewell was very attentive and patient in listening to child, who was chatty. He explained the treatment plan in language she understood and in a manner which did not cause additional anxiety.
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May 23, 2020
So grateful for his concern, thoroughness in thinking through the issues, and the treatment plan established.
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May 22, 2020
Dr. Sewell is an outstanding physician in every way, up on the latest best practices and research, friendly, answers my questions with thoroughness, respects and seeks my input, and collaboratively works toward medical decisions. He responds promptly to Mychart follow-up questions and provides timely information and relevant answers to my inquiries. Dr. Sewell is encouraging and affirming when I succeed in meeting treatment goals and health objectives. I'm grateful to have a physician of his high caliber!
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May 21, 2020
very professional provider and his staff.
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May 20, 2020
Dr Sewell is the best!
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May 18, 2020
I have always found Dr. Sewell to be a caring and committed care provider, have and will recommend him to others.
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May 11, 2020
He is always so helpful and he is nice to talk with.
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May 6, 2020
Dr. Sewell is a wonderful doctor and the clinic personnel were also great!
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May 5, 2020
always a caring place.
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