Dr. Scottie King, MD

Dr. Scottie King, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Scottie King, MD is a family medicine specialist in Garland, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1997 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

5750 Bunker Hill Rd

Garland, TX 75048

Contact Information

(972) 675-5300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Vista Health Plan

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Dr. King's Experience

Dr. King's 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

Dr. King's bio

This content was provided by Dr. King "Dr. Scottie L. King was born in Kentucky to a blue-collar coal mining family. When the coal mine was closed and Grandfather John King passed away with lung cancer, the King family moved away and settled in Arlington, Texas. After having grown up seeing his Grandfather and Father mining coal every day and struggling with related health problems, Dr. King decided that he wanted to pursue a profession that would improve people's health and battle sickness and disease. He plowed into his studies and graduated from the University of Texas at Arlington with a Bachelor's degree in Biology in 1993. In that same year, he was accepted into UT Southwestern as a medical student. He graduated from UT Southwestern in 1997 and conducted his residency at Parkland Memorial Hospital and Saint Paul Hospital. In 2000, he graduated and received his board certification as a Medical Doctor specializing in family practice. Since 2000, Dr. King has provided medical care for patients throughout the area, including Sachse, Wylie, Murphy, Garland, Mesquite, Rowlett, Denton, Dallas, Rockwall, Allen, McKinney, Tyler, Arlington, Ft. Worth.... "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. King "During his patient consultations, he takes time to thoroughly examine and address the patient's needs and is very attentive to each and every one of his patients. In addition to seeing patients, Dr. King also provides training to Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants and Medical Students. He believes that by providing proper training to the students of healthcare, ultimately many more patients beyond his personal reach will reap the benefits of his knowledge and experience."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

282  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • 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.


  • Ut At Arlington
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Parkland Hospital University Tx Swstn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Parkland Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • St Paul
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. King has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Scottie King, MD
Best doctor experience I've had in my 60 years. His entire staff is friendly and efficient. He spends time to explain certain conditions and makes certain you're taken care of. Most of all his bedside manner is awesome. You feel you're talking to a friend
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Karen Ward Key in Wylie, TX – Jun 17, 2017
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it started out with a great experience, and slowly declined into a very frustrating and disappointing one. The nursing staff insists on coming in for everything whether it's even a refill for a medication that you've already been on for four years. After explaining that to his front desk...Read More
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Tyler, TX – Feb 23, 2017
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Very flippant approach... not taking patient concerns seriously, asked for diet meds and he said for me to go back to the office with rolls of couns in mu pockets. He sucks. Now I cannot get my neurontin refilled which was ordered less than one year ago. What kind of a patient advocate are you?
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Sue in Richardson TX – Jan 05, 2017
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Dr. King has been my doctor since 2008. He is by far the best doctor I've ever had. He is extremely competent, patient friendly and a true professional.
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lmj in Wylie, TX – Apr 19, 2016
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I have been going to Dr king since I was little. He's like family to me and the best Dr anyone could ask for....
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amber starr in garland texas – Mar 28, 2016
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