Dr. Alan Cox, MD

Hospital MedicineMaleAge 58

Hospital Medicine

Dr. Alan Cox, MD is a Hospital Medicine Specialist in Elizabethton, TN and has over 13 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Medical College of Georgia in 2009. He is affiliated with Unicoi County Hospital. His office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Alan Cox, MD

Private Practice, Johnson City, TN

1641 Highway 19E Byp Elizabethton, TN 37643
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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(423) 542-4133
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Dr. Cox's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Allergy Testing
  • Anemia
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bird Flu
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Embolism
  • Emphysema
  • Enteritis
  • Epilepsy
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Fever
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Goiter
  • Gout
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hepatitis C
  • High Cholesterol
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Injuries
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mammography Services
  • McMurray's Test
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Menopause
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Muscle Cramp
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Nausea
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer Screening
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pancreatitis
  • Patch Testing
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Ringworm
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Scurvy
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Skin Screenings
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Stitches
  • Strep Throat
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Swine Flu
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyrotoxicosis Factitia
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Unstable Angina
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations

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Biography

Dr. Alan Cox, MD is a Hospital Medicine Specialist in Elizabethton, TN and has over 13 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Medical...Read 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
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Languages

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Alan Cox, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Alan Cox, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Cox frequently treats Dysphagia, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), and Muscle Weakness. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Cox treats.

Where is Dr. Alan Cox, MD's office located?

Dr. Cox's office is located at 1641 Highway 19E Byp, Elizabethton, TN 37643. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Alan Cox, MD speak?

Dr. Cox speaks Spanish, German, and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Private Practice, Johnson City, TN

Life Care Center, Elizabethton1641 Highway 19E Byp Elizabethton, TN 37643
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Practice

Erwin Health Care Center100 Stalling Ln Erwin, TN 37650
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Cox is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Unicoi County Hospital

Erwin, TN