Dr. Aaron Margulies, MD

Dr. Aaron Margulies, MD

Breast Surgical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Aaron Margulies, MD is a breast surgical oncology doctor who practices in Powell, TN. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 24 years. Read his story

7714 Conner Rd Ste 107

Powell, TN 37849

Contact Information

(865) 692-1610

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Breast Cancer
more than 76% of peers
more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Margulies' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Margulies "Dr. Aaron G. Margulies is a Fellowship-trained, board certified Breast Surgical Oncologist and Breast Surgeon. He completed a Susan G. Komen Fellowship at the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute in Little Rock, Arkansas. Dr. Margulies has a solo practice in Breast Surgical Oncology and General Surgery with offices at Tennova Turkey Creek in West Knoxville and another office adjacent to Tennova North Knoxville Medical Center just off of Emory Road in Powell. Dr. Margulies did research in many areas of breast cancer and was honored as one of only five distinguished AstraZeneca Scholars at the 28th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium in December 2005 for his research on the spread of breast cancer to the bones. Dr. Margulies has also made presentations at the Susan G. Komen Mission Conference, the Southwestern Surgical Congress, the Association for Academic Surgery and the American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. Dr. Margulies completed a five year residency in general surgery at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, earned his MD from the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago and received his BA from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. After completing his residency, Dr. Margulies spent five years in suburban San Francisco in the solo practice of general surgery. Dr. Margulies became a leader, helping bring stereotactic and ultrasound guided core needle breast biopsy to his town of Tracy. He also was the first surgeon in his town to do Sentinel Node Biopsy for breast cancer. Dr. Margulies was a member of the Sutter Health Breast Cancer Project and helped to establish both the Cancer Support Services of Tracy and the Tracy Relay-for-Life of the American Cancer Society."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Margulies "We provide Compassionate Surgical Care that you can trust. With over 20 years of experience in treating breast cancer, removing gallbladders and attending to patients with a hot appendix, our practice philosophy is to put you first and provide you with the expert surgical care you deserve."


  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Breast Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Appendicitis
  • BRCA1 Gene Mutation Carrier
  • BRCA2 Gene Mutation Carrier
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intussusception
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lynch Syndromes
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Paralytic Ileus
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Primary Malignant Melanoma
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Skin Cancer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia


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  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Exam
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University of Tennessee Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Univesity Of Tennessee Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Susan G. Komen Fellow in Diseases of the Breast
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium AstraZeneca Scholar, 2005
Media & Publications

Dr. Margulies has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Margulies' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Margulies to family and friends
based on 10 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Margulies Says:

Thank you for your thoughts. Personal referrals are the finest compliments my team can receive from our patients. God bless you.

Dr. Margulies' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Crossville, TN |
Dr. Margalies is a very knowledgeable, kind, and compassionate doctor and surgeon. I had breast cancer in 2011 and he was my doctor and surgeon. He and his wonderful staff made such a hugh difference during a very frightening time on my life.
in Lexington, KY |
he is wonderful very caring very knowledgeable
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Dr. Margulies accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Choice POS
    Blue Choice PPO
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Federal Employee Program
    Network P
    Network S
    State Employees Program
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Network S
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Gold Plus
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
    National POS
    National POS – Open Access POS
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare South
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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