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About Dr. Darrell E Thigpen

Dr. Darrell E Thigpen, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Dallas, TX. He has 36 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine. Dr. Thigpen has received 6 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

17 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Darrell E Thigpen is Great. Dr. Darrell E Thigpen has been rated by 17 patients. From those 17 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Darrell E Thigpen is 3.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Methodist Family Health Center

1222 N Bishop Ave Ste 300
Dallas, TX 75208
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Specialties

Dr. Darrell E Thigpen has the following 1 specialty

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    6 Expertise

  • Immunization
  • Check-up
  • Heartburn
  • Weight Loss
  • Vaccination
  • Physical

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Retired

Dr Thigpen understands how a older person functions .. I am 72 yrs of age / He has been my mentor for the past five yrs / I was on 17 different meds & now he has me down to two meds / in the past 12 months he has motivated me in losing 81 lbs ./ I can never thank him enough/ he is now my friend & Doctor ...

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Best Doctor

I was a patient of Dr. Thigpen for over 20 yrs. before moving to California. I think the world of Doc as we would call him, his over all service was and still is the best.

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Great Physician

I have been a patient of Dr. Thigpen for many years. I can honestly say this doctor cares about his patients. I'm a baby when it comes to physicians. He takes the time out with me and talk to calm me down since I suffer with white coat syndrome. That a condition when you see a doctor or nurse in a white coat, your heart rate increases along with your blood pressure. Dr. Thigpen has never rushed me to get to other patients that are waiting. I can't say anything bad about Dr. Thigpen. I wish we had other doctors like this doctor. Oh please do not let me forget about my nurse (Terry), who is no longer there. Terri was like a sister to me. She really did take time out of her BUSY schedule to always talk to me about anything. I will always cherish out relationship and how she made me feel. She will be missed.

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AWESOME

Dr. Thigpen is an excellent Doctor. He is very cary and takes his patients and their conditions seriously! He is very attentive adn thorough. He also follows up when you have to see other doctors. He has not dropped the ball one time with me seeing other doctors. He is AWESOME!

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Five Stars

very caring physician and excellent knowledge with diagnosis. Long time patient and I'm impressed by the low turnover with the office staff.

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  • Awards

    6 Awards

  • NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    The patient-centered medical home is a way of organizing primary care that emphasizes care coordination and communication to transform primary care into what patients want it to be. Medical homes can lead to higher quality and lower costs, and can improve patients' and providers' experience of care.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014, 2011)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2013, 2011)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Bridges to Excellence: Diabetes Care Recognition Program

    Millions of Americans have some form of diabetes, and millions more cases are undiagnosed. To encourage more effective treatment and management, Bridges To Excellence® worked with diabetes experts to develop

  • Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    This program is designed to recognize practices that use information systems to enhance the quality of patient care. To obtain Recognition, practices must demonstrate that they have implemented systematic office

  • Bridges to Excellence: Cardiac Care Recognition Program

    Cardiovascular disease refers to a number of very serious and costly conditions, including Ischemic Heart Disease (IHD). To encourage more effective treatment and management, BTE worked with cardiac care experts

  • Education

    36 Years Experience

  • University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1982

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Darrell E Thigpen accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
    • BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Methodist Family Health Center, 1222 N Bishop Ave Ste 300, Dallas, TX

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