Dr. Kathryn Hester, MD

Dr. Kathryn Hester, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
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Dr. Kathryn Hester, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Arlington, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch in 2002 and specializes in rheumatology.

1001 N Waldrop Dr Ste 601

Arlington, TX 76012

Contact Information

(817) 542-0402

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Osteopenia
very high
more than 93% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
Bone Disorders
high
more than 81% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Hester does not have any board certifications listed.

44  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Hester's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hester

3.3

Based on 20 reviews

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1 Star
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Very pleasant and helpful staff. Dr. Hester listens and works with you on your conditions to get you wherever you need to be. I have never had an issue with this office. I have over heard conversations before between patients and the staff and some patients can be very disrespectful when asked to...Read More
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Apr 28, 2018
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Tracy her desk nurse is the most unprofessional person I have ever spoken to in my life. She refused to honor my referral from my Nuerologist. She proceeded to tell me I needed blood work to see the doctor which I have however I need updated which would be the point in seeing a rheumatologist to...Read More
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Apr 13, 2018
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Dr Hester is informed, knowledgeable, and conservative in her care, which means she is not pushing meds or treatments for kick-backs of some kind. She is very compassionate, and her staff is also caring, compassionate, and professional. I would highly recommend her.
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Garland, TX – Nov 01, 2017
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I have NEVER dealt with an office that is so inconsiderate, nice but very judemental!! I was told that I I did not have Health Insurance ( even though I did) basically said I was lieing. Since I really needed to see a Rheumatologist, I kept calling back. I was told that Dr. Hester does not do...Read More
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Amber Lowe in Grand Prairie, TX – Sep 27, 2017
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Before seeing Dr Hester, getting out of a chair was a challenge because of oa and ra. With her care and knowledge I am in remission. Dr Hester takes time to explain what tests results are and answers any questions I might have. She and her staff are incredibly friendly and considerate. I would...Read More
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Elle Thompson in Arlington, TX – Apr 12, 2017
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