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Dr. Richard E. Symmonds Jr, MD

General Surgery

  • (254) 724-2111

Dr. Symmonds Jr's Overview

Dr. Richard E. Symmonds Jr graduated from the Emory University School of Medicine in 1974. He works in Temple, TX and specializes in General Surgery. Dr. Symmonds Jr is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health Memorial Hospital-Temple.

Dr. Symmonds Jr's Experience

Years in Practice: 41

Dr. Symmonds Jr's Specialties

General Surgery

Dr. Symmonds Jr's Education & Training

Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine; Graduated 1974

Dr. Symmonds Jr's Rating

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Dr. Symmonds Jr's Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
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Dr. Symmonds Jr's Office Information & Appointments

Office Locations

Scott & White Clinic

2401 S 31st St
Temple, TX 76508
(254) 724-2111


Office Hours and Information

Fax: (254) 724-1747

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Accepting New Patients: No

Medicare Accepted: No

Medicaid Accepted: No

Monday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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