Dr. Scottie King, MD

Family Medicine  |  
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Dr. Scottie King, MD
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....

King Family Medical

5750 Bunker Hill Rd

Garland, TX 75048

Contact Information

(972) 675-5300

Dr. Scottie King, MD

Dr. Scottie King, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Care Philosophy

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.
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Dr. King's Experience

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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
1

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
11

Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Interstitial Nephritis
  • Menopause
13

Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care

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

  • 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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Dr. King's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. King to family and friends
3.7
based on 32 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. King's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Wylie, TX |
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
Tyler, TX |
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 they become rude and dismissive. What seem to be good help there is nothing more than an office trying to get every co-pay they can out of you while being rude in the process, very disappointing!
in Richardson TX |
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?
in Wylie, TX |
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.
in garland texas |
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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Dr. King accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice PPO
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Options PPO
    UMR
    United Healthcare POS
  • Vista Health Plan
    Commercial HMO

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Hospitals where Dr. King has admitting privileges

Baylor Scott & White - Plano
4700 Alliance Blvd
Plano, TX 75093
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Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Garland
2300 Marie Curie Dr
Garland, TX 75042
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Lake Pointe Medical Center
6800 Scenic Dr
Rowlett, TX 75088
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