Lakeland Medical Assoc


Family Practitioners, Hospice & Palliative Practitioners

  • 117 Medical Cir Athens, TX 75751-9003 (903) 676-3200

Doctors in Lakeland Medical Assoc

Highlights
  • 4 star hospital
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  • Rated 4 stars by patients
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  • 3 star medical school
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Highlights
  • Patients' Choice Award
  • Rated 4 stars by patients
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Highlights
  • 4 star medical school
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Highlights
  • 4 star hospital
  • 4 star medical school
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Highlights
  • 4 star hospital
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Highlights
  • 4 star hospital
  • 4 star medical school
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Lakeland Medical Assoc Doctor Ratings

  • Overall Patient Rating

Based on 23 Ratings

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Lakeland Medical Assoc when asked is excellent. Lakeland Medical Assoc has been reviewed by 23 patients. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Lakeland Medical Assoc as provided by patient reviews is 29 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Lakeland Medical Assoc Summary

Awards

  • Physician Office Systems Recognition™
  • Diabetes Care Recognition™
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

Medical Schools Attended

  • University of Oklahoma
  • The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
  • The University of Texas at Galveston

Hospital Affiliations

  • East Texas Medical Center-Tyler
  • Henderson Memorial Hospital
  • East Texas Med Ctr-Athens, Athens, Tx
  • East Texas Medical Center-Clarksville
  • East Texas Medical Center-Mount Vernon

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Specialist

  • Family Practitioner
  • Hospice & Palliative Practitioner

Insurances Accepted

  • United Healthcare
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Great-West Healthcare
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Superior Health Plan
  • Scott and White Health Plan

Information about Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment.

Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like Lakeland Medical Assoc that specializes in family medicine.

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice:

  • Access to doctors from various disciplines for referrals and advice
  • Better coverage on weekends and off-hours
  • One-stop clinics for comprehensive care and testing

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Lakeland Medical Assoc Details

9 are board certified
1 is 4 star rated by patients
3 went to a top rated school
28 minutes average wait time
7 are rated on Vitals.com
9 are male
3.04 average overall rating
2 different specialties

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