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W. Mark Hinds, MD

Family Medicine

Accepts New Patients
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About W. Mark Hinds, MD

Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenInfants and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Hillcrest
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
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
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
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Extended PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage HMO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
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Bell County Public Health District - Bell County Public Health District
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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
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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Brookshire Brothers - Brookshire Brothers Employee Plan (Nexcaliber)
Cigna - CAC Plan
Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - Flexcare
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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Consolidated Association of Railroad Employees - Self-Insured Employee Plan
Coventry - Coventry/First Health
Envolve Vision - Envolve Vision
EyeMed Vision - EyeMed Vision
First Health - First Health PPO
FirstCare Health Plans - CHIP
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Advantage Dual SNP (HMO SNP)
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FirstCare Health Plans - STAR Medicaid - MRSA
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Galaxy Health Network - Galaxy Health Network
Gladney Center - Gladney Center
Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - ACCEL Network
HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
HealthSmart - Preferred Network
Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members Only
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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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Imagine Health - EPN
Independent Medical Systems - IMS Network
Magellan - CHIP
Magellan - Navigator Networks
Magellan - Pinnacle Networks
Magellan - STAR
Magellan - STAR Kids
Magellan - Summit Networks
Medicaid - AmeriGroup
Medicaid - Oklahoma Medicaid
Medicaid - Parkland HealthFirst
Medicaid - Superior HealthPlan
Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
Medical Development International - MDI
Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Midland Memorial Hospital - Employee Benefit Plan
Mother Frances Hospital Regional - Self-Insured Employee Plan
OccuNet - Occupational Networks of Texas, Inc.
Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
PHCS Network - Private Health Care SYstem PPO
Reny Company - Workers Comp
Rockport - Workers Comp
Sedgwick Preferred Network f/k/a Southwest Medical - Workers Comp
Superior Vision - Superior Vision
Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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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Three Rivers Network - Three Rivers Network
Tricare - Tricare Extra
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Tricare - Tricare Prime
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Tricare - Tricare Select
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TriWest - VA-PCCC
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United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - CHIP
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
UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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
UnitedHealth - Options PPO
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
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
UnitedHealth - STAR Kids
UnitedHealth - STAR+PLUS
UnitedHealth - UHC West Signature Value Gated HMO
University Mary Hardin - Baylor-Employee Benefit Plan
Your rights and protections against surprise medical bills

Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call your physician's office or your health or insurance plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. Not all members participating in contracted networks have "in network" access. In network participation may change from time to time without prior notice. Independent providers (which could include, for example only, anesthesiologists, radiologists, pathologists, emergency medicine physicians, advance practice professionals, and other independent providers of health care services) may deliver part of your care, and such providers may be considered out-of-network on your health and insurance plans even if the Facility may be considered in network. If you desire additional information as to the providers who may be involved in providing your care, you can either ask your treating provider (who may know some of the specialists or groups who could be involved) or you can request a list of Facility-based physician groups by calling the following toll free number: (877) 810-0372. This list is updated annually and is subject to change without prior notice.

Background

Education
  • Medical School: Medical Doctor, University of Texas Health Sciences Center (San Antonio) (1995)
  • Residency: Family Medicine, McLennan County Medical Education & Research (1998)
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 Aug 25, 2020, W. Mark Hinds, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews (245) for W. Mark Hinds, MD

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Jan 7, 2023
Always listens to me and makes sure all my questions are answered before I leave
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Jan 5, 2023
Excellent expertise. Very compassionate. Great diagnostician. Spends sufficient time with me and when necessary makes good referrals.
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Jan 5, 2023
Very compassionate Doctor. Very friendly staff. Good visit.
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Jan 3, 2023
Doctor was great; support staff was not
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Dec 31, 2022
Very thorough about medical knowledge.
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Dec 31, 2022
Outstanding! Listens to your needs and suggests different treatment options.
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Dec 31, 2022
Very knowledgeable about what we discussed and very willing to refer us to specialist when he and I felt it was called for.
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Dec 31, 2022
Fast and efficient. Just the way I want it
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Dec 31, 2022
Awesome
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Dec 31, 2022
Very professional and polite
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Dec 30, 2022
He is very caring and professional in his approach to medical advice.
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Dec 29, 2022
Our family loves Dr Hinds! After leaving a previous pcp we were so happy to find Dr Hinds. He is through and approachable.
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Dec 27, 2022
He listened to the problems and addressed each one.
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Dec 24, 2022
On time, no waiting. Extremely attentive and interested in my health care. Very informative.
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Dec 23, 2022
Whether he spends 5 minutes talking with you or 15, he always makes you feel important and heard.
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Dec 22, 2022
Thorough. Listened to me.
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Dec 20, 2022
Thorough and respectful
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Dec 20, 2022
Dr. Hines is a great guy and I really trust his advice
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Dec 18, 2022
Good
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Dec 12, 2022
I was pleased with everything . It was very professional and on time
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Dec 11, 2022
Despite being extremely visit, spent time to answer all my questions and address my concerns.
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Dec 9, 2022
He was very kind and concerned.
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Dec 9, 2022
He is always pleasant, and educates you on conditions and symptoms you experience.
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Dec 8, 2022
I feel Dr. Hinds really cares about me and does his best to see that I have a healthy life.
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Dec 8, 2022
Kind and understanding. Very knowledgeable.
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Dec 6, 2022
My experience was a very good one. Dr. Hinds answeres some important questions for me concerning my overall health issues.
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Dec 3, 2022
Dr. Hinds is very kind and thorough with me each time I have called on him for help. I couldn't ask for a better doctor! Thank you, Dr. Hinds!
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Dec 2, 2022
He is caring and listens to me
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Dec 1, 2022
Kind & compassionate & efficient
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Dec 1, 2022
Dr. Hinds is the best doctor I've ever had or I've ever seen and spending my whole adult life working in healthcare that says a lot
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Nov 29, 2022
I really enjoy having Dr Hinds as my doctor. He is caring doctor
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Nov 29, 2022
He listens!
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Nov 25, 2022
He's always very helpful, respectful and down to earth. He listens and doesn't act like he has all the answers, making his patients feel undervalued like some doctors. If it wasn't for Dr. Hinds and how he has always treated our whole family then we definitely wouldn't be with Hillcrest family medicine.
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Nov 25, 2022
He was very kind and receptive to what I thought might be wrong!
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Nov 24, 2022
On time,friendly,easy to have conversation.
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Nov 23, 2022
Very good medical provider
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Nov 22, 2022
Always attentive and show tones of caring.
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Nov 19, 2022
A great doctor to me and my family
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Nov 19, 2022
He is efficient, listens and is very helpful!
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Nov 18, 2022
Dr.Hinds is always kind, caring, thorough, and professional. I have recommended him to several friends and family members!
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Nov 16, 2022
Caring and professional
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Nov 15, 2022
So friendly
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Nov 12, 2022
Excellent
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Nov 9, 2022
Great doctor and staff
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Nov 9, 2022
He always puts his patients first.
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Nov 8, 2022
Honest n to point
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Nov 8, 2022
Dr. Hinds was amazing Clearly very knowledgeable, caring, and reasonable.
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Nov 4, 2022
He always listens. To the point but never feel rushed. Comfortable personality.
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Nov 2, 2022
Been seeing him for years. Love him!
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Nov 1, 2022
First time with Dr. Hinds and the experience was wonderful
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Oct 31, 2022
He is empathetic and listens to my concerns. He also provided great advices!
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Oct 31, 2022
Hey was very attentive and listened to what I had to say
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Oct 31, 2022
Dr. Hinds is truly a caring and professional medical team player!! I totally depend on his expertise to deal with my healthcare issues and well being.
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Oct 29, 2022
Took time and listened
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Oct 28, 2022
Dr. Hinds shows interest in me. I like him.
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Oct 27, 2022
Dr. Hinds took his time to go over all of my ailments and explain everything thoroughly.
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Oct 26, 2022
Dr Hinds listens to my issues and concerns. Gives excellent feedback, instructions, and recommendations. Incredibly through.
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Oct 25, 2022
Caring
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Oct 25, 2022
The visit was professional prompted, courteous, and informative. He actively listened to my concerns. I feel like he addressed the problem
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Oct 25, 2022
Dr Hinds cars for my entire family- he is kind, caring, and compassionate
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Oct 24, 2022
I always feel listened to and as if my best welfare in health is a priority.
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Oct 21, 2022
I've been seeing Dr. Hinds for approx 5 and a half years now and absolutely love him and his staff!! He's friendly, caring, explains all options, and mostly treats me like I'm part of the family.
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Oct 20, 2022
Everyone was positive and seemed happy to be helping the patients.
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Oct 20, 2022
Seems like he cared
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Oct 16, 2022
Easy to talk too and helpful by providing a potential diagnosis
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Oct 15, 2022
Dr. HINDS IS WONDERFUL and he always listen to me and I give him High praise for treating me and he is a great Doctor and the Clinic and all the staff work together !!!
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Oct 15, 2022
This was our first meeting. Upon recommendation from other colleagues, I have chosen Dr. Hinds as my new primary care physician. He was prepared, attentive, relational and appropriate with his medical suggestions.
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Oct 13, 2022
Dr. Hinds is wonderful, caring and kind. He is highly qualified and I have complete confidence being under his care.
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Oct 10, 2022
Dr. Hinds made me feel so at ease and I felt he respected my time as I his. He took great care in addressing any concerns I had and I look forward to a long standing Dr./patient relationship.
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Oct 8, 2022
Recommended to my son. He is now a patient of Dr. Hinds and pleased.
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Sep 23, 2022
Very caring; listens; explains treatment options thoroughly.
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Sep 22, 2022
Dr Hinds is very knowledgeable and has a great bed side manner. My son and I are very happy with the services we get from all the staff at this location.
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Sep 21, 2022
Excellent care always
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Sep 21, 2022
Dr Hinds is the most caring and kind primary physician for all my family and our needs
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Sep 21, 2022
I thought the doctor was a very good listener
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Sep 21, 2022
Very kind, patient, took time to listen to my concerns
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Sep 20, 2022
Dr Hinds is always professional, concerned & thorough in his assessment. We are thankful to have him as our family Physician.
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Sep 19, 2022
I truly vaule him as my doctor.
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Sep 18, 2022
Absolutely love Dr.Hinds, he is always patient and provides positive feedback about my child health care. I would trust anyone else with my son's health care.
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Sep 18, 2022
Dr. Hinds is the best of the best and most of the least!! Thank you, Dr. Hinds!
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Sep 18, 2022
Very willing to help my issue
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Sep 16, 2022
Very helpful
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Sep 16, 2022
He is the best dr
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Sep 15, 2022
Always knowledgeable and considerate and gives useful information about the medications you're taking.
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Sep 14, 2022
Dr Hinds listens. Something I appreciate more than I can express
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Sep 14, 2022
Mr. Hinds is the best doctor I've ever gone to. He takes his time and makes me feel like I'm heard. He has the most wonderful bedside manor. I've already recommended to 2 of my grown children and several friends.
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Sep 13, 2022
Excellent overall experience. Great interaction and attention to my concerns.
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Sep 13, 2022
He is always friendly and helps me where I need it the most.
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Sep 12, 2022
I recommended this practice to my son who just moved here
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Sep 10, 2022
It is so easy to talk to Dr. Hinds. He explains everything where I can understand. I always enjoy my visits.
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Sep 9, 2022
Great Doctor!! He listens and cares about his patients.
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Sep 9, 2022
Great Doctor!
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Aug 31, 2022
He listened to me and most doctors don't do it
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Aug 31, 2022
Always attentive, kind, and listens to my concerns
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Aug 30, 2022
Dr Hinds has been my physician for twenty years. I and my wife trust him implicitly. He is great
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Aug 27, 2022
Very good
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Aug 24, 2022
Listens to your needs, very thorough and caring.
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Aug 24, 2022
Always considerate and thorough.
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Aug 23, 2022
Knowledgeable and caring!
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Aug 23, 2022
Perfect combination of experience, common sense and knowledge.
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Aug 22, 2022
Good, but a tad bit rushed understandably. Lots of patients to see.
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Aug 20, 2022
Dr Hinds is the best.
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Aug 18, 2022
Dr. Hinds is knowledgeable, patient, and kind!
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Aug 16, 2022
Very pleased. I have every confidence in Dr. HINDS.
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Aug 16, 2022
I have several friends and family that I recommend to Dr Hinds. They love him!
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Aug 14, 2022
Dr Hinds and staff has always went out of their way to make us feel welcomed. We appreciate him including our daughter in conversation. I give my daughters symptoms to the nurse and when he come in he, of course, greets us, makes small talk but then directs medical questions to my daughter. This makes my 13 year olds day.
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Aug 13, 2022
Dr. Hinds is thorough and to the point. He has been my primary care Doctor for 15 years
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Aug 12, 2022
Very caring
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Aug 10, 2022
Have trusted him for years.
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Aug 10, 2022
Listens and understands my needs and concerns
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Aug 9, 2022
He lets me talk
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Aug 8, 2022
Dr. Hinds is the best doctor I have ever been to. He notices details about my health no one else ever asks about. He allows me a chance to ask questions. If the circumstance requires it, he researches and issue and he communicates extremely well.
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Aug 6, 2022
The visit was fast and easy, staff was friendly and efficient.
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