Dr. Joel A. Levien, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 67

27 Medical Center Dr
Jackson, TN 38301
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Dr. Levien:

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Dr. Levien's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Jackson - Madison County General Hospital
620 Skyline Drive
Jackson, TN 38301

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Levien

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
West Tennessee Gastro
West Tennessee Gastro
27 Medical Center Dr
Jackson, TN 38301
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    Dr. Levien's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Levien's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
    • Colorectal Cancer Screening
    • Endoscopic Polypectomy
    • Endoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Esaphgo-Gastro-Duodenoscopy (EGD)
    • Esophageal pH Monitoring
    • Esophageal Stenting
    • Esophagoscopy
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • Hemorrhoid Treatment
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
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    • Colitis
    • Colon Cancer
    • Colon Disorders
    • Colon Polyp
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diarrhea
    • Esophageal Dilation
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • Heartburn
    • Hepatitis
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Pancreatitis
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Levien

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Miami School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1974

    Internship Hospital

    Lenox Hill Hospital
    Complete in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    Neurology Clin
    Complete in 1976
    New York University Med Center
    Complete in 1976

    Fellowship Hospital

    Gastroenterology
    Complete in 1980
    Lenox Hill Hospital
    Complete in 1980

    Undergraduate Schools

    New York University
    Graduated in 1973

    Other Education

    New York University Graduate School Of Arts and Science
    Complete in 1973
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Levien & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Levien's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Jackson - Madison County General Hospital where Dr. Levien has admitting privileges:

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    • Jackson - Madison County General Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Levien

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Levien to family and friends

    4 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Levien's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 4 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Levien
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    4 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Levien accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    West Tennessee Gastro
    27 Medical Center Dr
    Jackson, TN 38301
    (731) 424-1001 (Office)
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