Dr. Aaron Bussey, MD

Dr. Aaron Bussey, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Aaron Bussey, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Alcoa, TN and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston in 1997 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.Read his story

122 Kent Pl

Alcoa, TN 37701

Contact Information

(865) 637-8812

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Bussey's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes Type 1
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bussey treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bussey treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bussey treats Thyroid Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Bussey treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Diabetes Type 2
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bussey treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Bussey treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Bussey's conditions and procedures:

Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Management
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Female Infertility
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hyperaldosteronism
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypoglycemia
Hypopituitarism
Lipid Disorders
Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
Obesity
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Management
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
Ultrasound, Thyroid
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

Diseases of the endocrine system are complex and often difficult to understand. Dr. Bussey and his staff believe that patients get maximum benefit from a combination of medical therapy, lifestyle modification, and a thorough understanding of their...

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2000
    University Of Tennessee / Memphis / College Of Medicine & Surgery
    Residency Hospital
    2000
  • 1997
    University Of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
    Medical School
    1997

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Dr. Bussey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bussey

3.1

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
46.666666666666664%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
13.333333333333334%
(2)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(5)

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Worse Dr consultation ever! Horrible personality. He even said he had opinion of my situation before he even met me. Treated me like I was a waste of his time. "So why are you here?!" Very arrogant. Take your co-pay elsewhere!
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Dr Bussey is very courteous and respectful. He is extremely knowledgeable regarding endocrine disorders and internal medicine. I highly recommend him.
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Dr. Bussey may be great with diabetes but I would not trust his knowledge for other endocrine issues. His office is nice and his staff is nice but it is his overall inability to admit he doesn't know everything about everything that makes me give him 2 stars. It is ok for a doctor to admit to...Read More
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Very professional, listen to everything I had to say. He actually saved my life. His staff were always professional and caring. Very quick response to our phone calls, very helpful about what treatment I needed. Highly recommend. Thanks again to dr. Bussey and his staff.
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Arrogant and condescending. Does not take patient's whole health into consideration. Focuses only on where labs fit on graph or chart.
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