Dr. Desmar Walkes, MD

Dr. Desmar Walkes, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Desmar Walkes, MD is a family medicine specialist in Bastrop, TX and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston in 1986 and specializes in family medicine.

815 Highway 71 W Ste 1150

Bastrop, TX 78602

Contact Information

(512) 321-1098

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Walkes' Experience

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Dr. Walkes' 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
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

171  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • 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

  • Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walkes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walkes' Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walkes to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Walkes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I am not thrilled with the lack of communication by Dr Walkes and her staff. It takes an act of congress to get through the phone system to leave a message, and rarely do I ever get calls back. The lobby of the building looks like a Section 8 waiting room. The back/treatment area is much better. ...more
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She's a compassionate and dedicated doctor. Every time I come in with an issue, Dr. Walkes completely puts me at ease and offers straight forward solutions. Wait times can sometimes be a hassle, but she's totally worth the wait!
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no one answers phone. must go to office to make an appointment. very inconvenient. once you get in, Dr Walkes is compassionate and answers questions
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