Dr. Russell McDonald, MD

Dr. Russell McDonald, MD

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Dr. Russell McDonald, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School and specializes in pediatrics.

4001 W 15th St Ste 350

Plano, TX 75093

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EBS-RMSCO
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Dr. McDonald's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acne
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
ADHD and-or ADD
Administrative Physical
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anal Disorders
Anemia
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Back Pain
Bacterial Sepsis
Balanoposthitis
Bladder Infection
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Boil
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Burn Injuries
Bursitis
Canker Sore
Cellulitis
Chickenpox
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pharyngitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Cluster Headache
Cold Sore
Constipation
Cough
Dementia or Depression Screening
Dermatitis
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 1
Diarrhea
Dizziness
Dysentery
Dyshydrotic Eczema
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagitis
Essential Tremor
Febrile Convulsion
Fever
Folliculitis
Foot Conditions
Fungal Infections
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hair Loss
Headache
Hearing Screening
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hip Pointer Injuries
Hip Sprain
Hives
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Immunization
Impetigo
Influenza (Flu)
Intertrigo
Itchy Skin
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Lactose Intolerance
Laryngitis
Larynx Conditions
Lice
Limb Pain
Lipid Disorders
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Migraine
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nausea
Newborn Jaundice
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Nosebleed
Obesity
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteopenia
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pediatric Obesity
Pediatric Overweight
Pharyngitis
Phenylketonuria Screening
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar Wart
Pneumonia
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Pollen Allergy
Pregnancy Test
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Rapid Flu Test
Rash
Ringworm
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Second-Degree Burns
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Disorders
Sleep-Walking
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Strep Throat
Tinea Versicolor
Tonsillitis
Tremor
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vertigo
Viral Infection
Warts
Wellness Examination
Wheezing
Yeast Infections

About Me

Biography

Dr. Russell McDonald, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School and specializes in pediatrics.

Specialties

  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Medical School
1981
Chldns Med Center
Residency Hospital
1979
Chldns Med Center
Internship Hospital
1981
1979

Awards

Dr. McDonald's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. McDonald

3.2

Based on 31 reviews

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1 Star
41.935483870967744%
(13)

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I was charged for something during a well visit that the nurse said was part of the visit. I called and told them that the procedure didn’t even work and they would not take the charge off.
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Like my 10 yr old daughter says: 'my doctor rocks!!!' She has been her patient for 4 years. We are extremely pleased with him and his staff. He is one of the few doctors in town that cares deeply about his little people. He makes time and makes them feel at ease.
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I am having a hard time reading some of these reviews. We have used Dr McDonald for 7 years and he and his office staff have been wonderful, caring and knowledgeable! He is very thorough yet also experienced in dealing with first time, nervous parents. His walk-in clinic for sick patients is a...Read More
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My Son is lucky to have Dr McDonald as his pediatrician. Dr McDonald is so good that my son refuses to see any other doctor or the nurse practitioner. The office is very clean and extremely friendly staff are a bonus.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
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Assurant Health
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
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
EBS-RMSCO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
HealthFirst
HealthPartners
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Meritain Health
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Planned Administration Inc
SelectHealth
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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