Dr. Colin Hales, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 73
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Dr. Colin Hales, MD
I became a doctor in Scotland, UK at age 22 in 1967. After 5 years in hospital residencies and general practice in Scotland I became a member of medical staff at the Lockwood Clinic Toronto, Canada for 5 additional years. In 1978 I moved to Port Arthur, Texas where I have been in continuous practice for almost 40 years. Awards include: MB, ChB with a prize in clinical medicine and three certificates of merit first class. Diploma from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, London. Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners, London. Licentiate of the Medical Council of Canada Passed four exams of the American Board of Family Practice. Fellow of the American Academy of Family Practice. I enjoy family life. I have a wonderful wife and two small children and 5 adult children. I practice playing classical music on the piano daily. I enjoy the cows and horses on our farm in the country. I have cut my own hay for about 40 years. I enjoy being a doctor and helping people.

3758 Park Plaza Cir

Port Arthur, TX 77642

Contact Information

(409) 983-2035

Dr. Colin Hales, MD

Dr. Colin Hales, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Hales' Experience

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Dr. Hales' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hales "I believe in keeping patients well, not just merely curing illnesses.  Health prevention is foremost in my practice."
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Hales does not have any board certifications listed.

157

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
  • Allergies
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Boil
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pharyngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Depression
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Skin
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Hammer Toe
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Impetigo
  • Indigestion
  • Insomnia
  • Intertrigo
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Throat Pain
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vertigo
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Allergy Testing
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Immunization Administration
  • Lab Service
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Glasgow / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • University Of Glasgow / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Western Genl Hosp-U Edinburgh
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Dundee Royal Infirm
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Glasgow Victoria Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1968

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hales has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Hales has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hales' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hales to family and friends
4.8
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Hales' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Port Arthur, TX |
I was very pleased with the care and service I received at Dr. Hales' office. Dr. Hales did not rush me in and out, he took time to explain everything with me. I would highly recommend him to my family and friends.
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Dr. Hales accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Tricare
  • Medicare
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
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Hospitals where Dr. Hales has admitting privileges

The Medical Center of Southeast Texas
2555 Jimmy Johnson Blvd
Port Arthur, TX 77640
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