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Tenesha Richole Chappell, MD

Internal Medicine
Accepts New Patients
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About
Dr. Chappell offers comprehensive care for the adult patient. Her clinical areas of interest are in women's health and preventive medicine. Dr. Chappell enjoys playing musical instruments, including the saxophone and the piano.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Irving
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - McKinney
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
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 - Flexcare
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 - HMO
Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Access PPO Network
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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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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 Railroad - Medicare Railroad
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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 Plus HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Individual Marketplace
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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-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 Choice 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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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
  • Education: University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston (1998)
  • Medical School: University Of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston (1998)
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation (1999)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation (2001)
Certifications
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Med
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 Aug 25, 2020, Tenesha Richole Chappell, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(202)
Overall: 4.8*
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Apr 15, 2021
very interested in my problems and how to fix them. I left feeling much better about my situation
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Apr 15, 2021
She always takes time to listen and is very thorough
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Apr 14, 2021
Dr. Chappell is a great and her assistant was great, too.
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Apr 13, 2021
Dr. Chappell is a great physician. She listens to my concerns and resolves my issues. Thank you.
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Mar 31, 2021
Dr. Chappel is very professional and listens intently. She is very thorough in her preliminary assessment via phone and her in person assessment. I am very happy that I am able to call her my PCP.
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Mar 24, 2021
Excellent care every 6 months, good communication through the portal.
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Mar 22, 2021
Love my doctor! she is extremely attentive and very thorough. My experiences are always great.
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Mar 20, 2021
Very caring yet professional
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Mar 12, 2021
Dr. Chappell is always wonderful when I see her. she is kind, courteous and is interested in my well-being. I'm glad I found her.
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Mar 12, 2021
very professional
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Mar 10, 2021
Dr. Chappelle listened closely to my concerns and addressed them with compassion and expertise.
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Mar 10, 2021
Patient and kind Provider. Her Medical assistant as well. Appreciate the care and friendly service. I appreciate the provider took the time to listen to my concerns. She provided professional advice and I feel I can trust her advice. I am very blessed to have a caring provider.
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Mar 9, 2021
pleasant and thorough!
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Mar 8, 2021
Dr.. Chappell is an outstanding physician. She has been my doctor for years and has always given me the greatest care. She is very personable, yet focused on the reason for the visit. I always leave assured that she has covered all of my concerns.
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Mar 6, 2021
always receive outstanding care when being cared for by Dr Chappel
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Mar 4, 2021
Was quite pleased with the doctor following up directly.
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Mar 3, 2021
I like this doctor and feel comfortable talking to her about my healthcare.
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Mar 3, 2021
She is very attentive to my health
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Feb 28, 2021
i feel confident and at ease with Dr. Chappell's care and advice.
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Feb 25, 2021
Dr. Chapel is one of the finest doctors I have had.
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Feb 25, 2021
Always professional, courteous & thorough.
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Feb 24, 2021
very caring and interested in my issues
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Feb 15, 2021
Dr Chappell actually read ALL my information prior to our visit and she remembered it all; that may seem a small thing, but it's not. It says she really cares and she wants to help me make the best health decisions possible.
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Feb 10, 2021
she was very thorough.
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Feb 8, 2021
Dr Chappell has never disappointed us. she is attentive to our concerns and takes time to understand what we are experiencing and treat accordingly.
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Feb 4, 2021
I have been a patient of Dr Chappell's since around 2008, and trust her completely (although admittedly sometimes I didn't listen). She is the absolute best Dr I ever had. Listens to my questions, excellent bedside manner. A gem.
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Jan 27, 2021
very very good
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Jan 27, 2021
My experience was GREAT!
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Jan 27, 2021
Always excellent service.
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Jan 27, 2021
Love Dr. Chappel!!!
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Jan 26, 2021
Dr. Chappell is always professional, yet very courteous and friendly. I had first met her when she was my husband's caregiver and she was always upbeat and had his well-being at the top of her list. When I moved to this area, I was so happy that I could possibly become her patient. It became a reality and I am so pleased that she is my care provider. She is a jewel!!!
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Jan 21, 2021
she has always been great !
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Jan 18, 2021
Dr Chappell and her nurse/assistant have been my providers since 2015. They have always been exceptional.
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Jan 14, 2021
very good
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Jan 14, 2021
Dr. Chappell is very attentive and thorough. She gets to the root of concerns quickly and has delivered me much needed relief for issues that I have been having for years before seeing her
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Jan 11, 2021
very pleased with Dr. Chappell. Always shows a genuine interest in me as a patient
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Jan 7, 2021
Dr. Chappell is a thoughtful, charismatic, and direct care provider. I appreciate her experience, thorough examinations, and recommend her to anyone I know seeking a PCP.
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Jan 3, 2021
thank you!
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Jan 1, 2021
Dr Chappell is very caring and very professional. she takes time to answer any questions I have.
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Dec 30, 2020
I always have a great experience with Dr. Chappell. She is attentive and explains everything.
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Dec 24, 2020
l feel I received excellent care and concern from Dr Chappell. She always takes time to address any concerns I have. She cares for me as a person not just a patient.
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Dec 9, 2020
Always concerned and helpful
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Dec 7, 2020
Dr. Chappelle is very good at what she does.... always the professional who cares.
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Dec 7, 2020
The staff and Dr. Chappell are very kind and are always ready to help in any way they can.
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Dec 3, 2020
thorough, time well spent
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Nov 24, 2020
excellent
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Nov 17, 2020
Dr Chappell is very patient and caring. She always gives me time to address my concerns.
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Nov 13, 2020
my appointment was handled in a professional, courteous manner.I will continue to use Dr Chappell as my Physician.
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Nov 13, 2020
Knowledgeable, caring, and professional
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Nov 12, 2020
Dr Chappell is awesome!!!
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