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Mike Averitt, DO

Family Medicine
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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 Continuing Care Hospital - Temple
  • 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
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: Doctor of Osteopathy, University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth (Texas) (1990)
  • Residency: Family Medicine, Scott and White Graduate Medical Education (1993)
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, Mike Averitt, DO  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(82)
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Sep 13, 2020
very caring
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Sep 5, 2020
care provider exhibited real interest in my health. He included my opinions in the decisions made and spent adequate time on my yearly physical.
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Aug 28, 2020
very attentive, helpful in attempting to diagnose & treatment
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Aug 27, 2020
Dr Averyt is the best doctor I have ever had. He is patient, considerate, and the perfect example of what a doctor should be. I am extremely satisfied with with Dr Averyt and Baylor Scott and White.
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Aug 21, 2020
He does an excellent job of providing care and making sure that I feel comfortable on what we decide to do for my health care.
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Aug 16, 2020
Great doctor....been keeping my health in the excellent category for the past 26 years.
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Aug 6, 2020
This Provider is knowledgeable and is concern about his patients. He takes time to explain your concerns to include medicines that are required and their affects.
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Aug 2, 2020
Excellent Doctor. Very professional and compassionate. Easily understood evaluation and treatment plan. Best doctor I have ever had in my 71 years.
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Jul 30, 2020
Been my primary for 25-30 years. Would not want to change. Trust him, excellent doctor.
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Jul 25, 2020
Dr. Averitt has been my doctor for 25 years. He is the best. He always calls me back when I need to get in touch with me. He also visited me while I was in the hospital which meant a lot. I appreciate all he does for his patients.
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Jul 25, 2020
The best. Cannot ask for a provider more sincere and caring.
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Jul 24, 2020
I was totally please with the care I received from my provider.
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Jul 23, 2020
Great
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Jul 3, 2020
experienced, knowledgeable, friendly. top of the line provider
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Jun 30, 2020
Dr Averitt and staff are always friendly and helpful!
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Jun 27, 2020
Dr. Averitt has been our family provider for many years...he is a gifted physician in every aspect of caring for his patients.
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Jun 16, 2020
He listened, did not rush me, very understanding.
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Jun 11, 2020
Always positive and a great listener. He truly cares about his patients.
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Jun 8, 2020
He listen to everything I told him about my health issues. He is a very concern doctor willing to treat me with the best of professional advice and care.
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Jun 6, 2020
great.
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Jun 6, 2020
Dr. Averitt never makes me feel rushed or that he has to get to the next patient. He also doesn't overact to things I might have a question about like say a mole, etc. He makes you feel heard and remains calm so you do worry. He cannot ever retire, he is too valuable.
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Jun 6, 2020
Dr. Averitt has always been great
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Jun 1, 2020
Excellent care by a very caring doctor.
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May 29, 2020
I was extremely happy with the care and concern Dr Averitt gave me and his level of professionalism and even called me with a follow call himself. He's truly a asset to Baylor Scott and White.
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May 21, 2020
Dr. Averitt is wonderful. He totally focuses on my needs and addresses any concerns I have. He NEVER makes me feel rushed. He is caring and compassionate!
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May 16, 2020
Always had the best experience.
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May 9, 2020
the most empathetic and informative Doctor.
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May 2, 2020
Dr Averitt is a caring doctor who listens, answers all my questions and includes me in decisions regarding my care. absolutely the best doctor.
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