Dr. Scott A. Simms, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 44

700 W Oak St
Denton, TX 76201
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Hospital Quality

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Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton
3000 North I 35
Denton, TX 76201

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Accepting new patients?

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Scott A Simms MD
Scott A Simms MD
700 W Oak St
Denton, TX 76201
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    Dr. Simms' Experience

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    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice, 2006
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    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Immunizations
    • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
    • Mole Removal
    • Removal of Wart
    • Skin Lesion Biopsy
    • Vaccinations
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    Conditions Dr. Simms Treats

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    Background Check for Dr. Simms

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Graduated in 1996

    Residency Hospital

    University Mo Columbia School Med
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Simms & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Simms' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Simms

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simms to family and friends

    26 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Simms' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    26 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    26 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 25 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Simms
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    26 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    25 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    25 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    26 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    Scott A Simms MD
    700 W Oak St
    Denton, TX 76201
    (940) 382-9636 (Office)
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