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W. Michael Averitt, DO

Family Medicine
Accepts New Patients
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About
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
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Aetna - Choice POS II
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Aetna - Elect Choice
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Aetna - Health Network Only
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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 HMO
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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
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
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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 HMO
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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 - 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 - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
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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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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 - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - Flexcare
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Cigna - HMO
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Cigna - HMO Open Access
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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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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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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 - Traditional Medicare
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Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
Scott & White Health Plan - Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
Scott & White Health Plan - Texas Statewide PPO
Scott & White Health Plan - PHCS/OPTUM - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
Scott & White Health Plan - 2018 SeniorCare (Cost) Network
Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
Scott & White Health Plan - 2018 Vital Traditions Medicare Advantage Network (HMO)
Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
Scott & White Health Plan - RightCare STAR Medicaid Network
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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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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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Texas Medicaid & Healthcare Partnership (TMHP) - TMHP Medicaid
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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 - 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 - CHIP
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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 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 - Options PPO
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
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UnitedHealth - Select +
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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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UnitedHealth - STAR
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UnitedHealth - STAR Kids
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UnitedHealth - STAR+PLUS
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UnitedHealth - UHC West Signature Value Gated HMO
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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
  • Residency: Family Medicine, Scott And White Graduate Medical Education (1993)
  • Medical School: Doctor of Osteopathy, University Of North Texas Health Science Center At Fort Worth (Texas) (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 Mar 4, 2019, W. Michael Averitt, DO  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(85)
Overall: 4.9*
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Jun 27, 2019
Dr. Averitt has cared for my family and me for more than 20 years and I intend to remain in his care as long as I can.
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Jun 22, 2019
awesome doc. wonderful bedside manner
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Jun 22, 2019
Dr Averitt is an awesome doctor. Very knowledgeable and he took the time to listen and explain everything to me.
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Jun 21, 2019
excellent
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Jun 15, 2019
excellent quick service
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Jun 13, 2019
very satisfied. took time to listen to our concerns and answered all of our questions. will definitely choose this clinic for our primary care provider and recommend to other patients.
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Jun 10, 2019
one word SUPER
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Jun 5, 2019
Dr. Averitt is the best. I always look forward to stopping by.
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Jun 2, 2019
HE was very concerned about the blood pressure and answered all the questions about the medicine.
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Jun 1, 2019
excellent
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May 25, 2019
He is fantastic! Just love his nurse too!!
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May 20, 2019
as always very professional and listened to my concerns
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May 11, 2019
Great. very Professional
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May 11, 2019
very good
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May 11, 2019
Always such a positive visit with Dr Averitt!
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May 6, 2019
Dr. Averitt listens to concerns and provides explanations that are easily understood by the patient.
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May 6, 2019
Been my primary care for many years. Like and trust him with my medical care.
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Apr 30, 2019
He provided information reference my illness in a professional manner, he was thorough in explaining to me my situation concerning wellness.
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Apr 22, 2019
none better
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Apr 20, 2019
Never feel like I\'m being rushed through my appointment. Takes the time to ensure all my questions are answered.
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Apr 16, 2019
Very personable doctor who talked and treated me as if I was a friend. Extremely satisfied with the service provided by all within the clinic.
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Apr 15, 2019
I fully trust my doctor. I consider him to be the best doctor I have ever had.
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Apr 13, 2019
is very good.
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Apr 10, 2019
professional and thorough.
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Apr 9, 2019
very professional
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Mar 22, 2019
Dr was very caring and listened to what I stated my health issues were. Took care of providing medicine to help with my health issue.
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Mar 22, 2019
Doc is unsurpassed in bedside manner, compassion, and knowledge.
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Mar 17, 2019
i have been with this provider for many years-actions speak louder than words.
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Mar 3, 2019
The best Doctor I ever have bar none.
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Mar 3, 2019
Dr Averitt always provides excellent care at each and every visit I come to!
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Feb 22, 2019
they always taken care of my medical problems
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Feb 16, 2019
Dr. Averitt took time with me and did a great job explaining the course of care. He never seems like he is in a hurry which makes me feel relax. so thank you.
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Feb 15, 2019
He always listens to my concerns and explains everything until he is sure that I\'m good with care plan. He\'s the best PCP I\'ve ever had.
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Feb 13, 2019
Wonderful human being....excellent doctor!
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Feb 4, 2019
excellent service, addressed all of my concerns thoroughly and I never felt rushed
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Feb 3, 2019
Have had Dr. Averitt as PCP many years.......can\'t imagine going to anyone else...He is the best
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Feb 1, 2019
tops
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Feb 1, 2019
very professional.
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Jan 27, 2019
always takes time to listen to issue and explains diagnosis very well
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Jan 25, 2019
This was a follow-up from a stay in the hospital so the appt. was made for me through the hospital. Dr. Averitt spent a good bit of time with me and it was a good visit all in all.
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Jan 25, 2019
Dr Averitt is my regular Dr and always takes good care of me
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