Dr. Aaron Bussey, MD

Dr. Aaron Bussey, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Aaron Bussey, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Alcoa, TN and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston in 1997 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

122 Kent Pl

Alcoa, TN 37701

Contact Information

(865) 342-4656

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 98% of peers
Kidney Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

56  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

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0 Sanctions

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  • U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Aaron Bussey, MD
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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Madisonville – Apr 18, 2018
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I tried to get an appointment for my Type II diabetes and I was told even though I have a lot of Money to self pay for services I cannot see the doctor because I am a service disabled veteran and therefore covered by the Veterans Administration. Way to go Endocrinology Consultants of East...Read More
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Mar 08, 2018
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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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Victoria Teubner in Maryville, TN – Oct 04, 2017
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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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Maryville, TN – May 02, 2017
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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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Robert Carter in Louisville, TN – Oct 03, 2016
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