Blue Advantage HMOSM Specialty Types

Primary Care Physicians (MD/DO)

  • Physicians who participate with BCBSTX as a Primary Care Physician

Specialty Care Physicians and Other Professional Providers

  • Physicians who participate with BCBSTX as a Specialty Care Physician (MD,DO,DDS,DPM)
  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (Nurse Practitioners and Clinical Nurse Specialists)
  • Certified Nurse Midwife
  • Physician Assistant
  • Registered Nurse First Assistant
  • Surgical Assistant


Pathologists, Radiologists and Radiation Oncologists


Other Practitioners

  • Acupuncturist
  • Audiologist
  • Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  • Chiropractor
  • Immunization Clinic
  • Licensed Physical Therapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Optometrist
  • Registered Dietitian
  • Retail Health Clinic
  • Speech and Language Pathologist