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Dr. Alan Cox, MD

Hospital Medicine ·  Male · Age 55

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Dr. Cox

Private Practice, Johnson City, TN

1641 Highway 19E Byp Elizabethton, TN 37643

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Dr. Alan Cox, MD is a hospital medicine specialist in Elizabethton, TN and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Medical College of Georgia in 2009 and specializes in hospital medicine, hospice & palliative medicine, and more.


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Dr. Cox's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blindness
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Pain
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Bursa Injection
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • Conversion Disorder
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Earwax Removal
  • Echocardiography
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Endocarditis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Epilepsy
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Essential Tremor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eye Infections
  • Factitious Disorders
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Glaucoma
  • Goiter
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Gout
  • Graves' Disease
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heartburn
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • High Cholesterol
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • HIV Screening
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Impetigo
  • Indigestion
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Leukocytosis
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Function Test
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mammography Services
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Cramp
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myelopathy
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nausea
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pancreatitis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phobia
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Schizophrenia
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spirometry
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stitches
  • Strep Throat
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Swine Flu
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thyroid Screening
  • TMJ
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vasculitis
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • von Willebrand Disease
  • Wheezing

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Biography

Dr. Alan Cox, MD is a hospital medicine specialist in Elizabethton, TN and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Medical College of Georgia in 2009 and specializes in hospital medicine, hospice & palliative medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Hospital Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Etsu Internal Medicine and Psychiatry
Residency Hospital
2016
American Board of Post Acute and Longterm Care Medicine
2014
American Academy of Pain Management
2010
ETSU Internal Medicine Residency Program
Internship Hospital
2009
Medical College of Georgia
Medical School
1990
DePaul Univercity, Chicago, IL, MBA
1988
University of Florida
Undergraduate School
2016
2014
2010
2009
1990
1988

Languages

  • German
  • Spanish
  • English

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75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average