Dr. Allen Meek, MD

Dr. Allen Meek, MD

Radiation Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
(38)
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Dr. Allen Meek, MD is a radiation oncology specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in radiation oncology, internal medicine, and more.Read his story

6450 Provision Cares Way

Knoxville, TN 37909

Contact Information

(865) 862-1600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Meek performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cancer
high
more than 84% of peers
Colorectal Cancer
normal
more than 5% of peers
Head and Neck Cancer
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Meek's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Meek's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Meek "Dr. Allen Meek comes to Knoxville from Long Island, New York where he was the Founding Chairman of the Department of Radiation Oncology at Stony Brook University Medical School and a Professor for over 28 years. Prior to that, he spent 11 years at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, MD completing medical school, residencies in Internal Medicine and Radiation Oncology and a fellowship in Medical Oncology. A Navy veteran, Dr. Meek also served as board member and officer of several non-profit organizations on Long Island. While in New York, Dr. Meek received numerous awards, including Top Doctors in New York and Best Doctors in the USA, along with awards for Humanitarianism and Environmental Stewardship. Also, he was just recently recognized as a 2012 U.S. News and World Report "Top Doctor" and one of the Best Doctors in America® for 2014. He has a passion for excellence in delivering patient care and for developing new procedures to improve that care. A native New Englander, he and his wife are thrilled about settling in Eastern Tennessee, building a home in Sevierville and their six children are looking forward very much to visiting. Dr. Meek is an active gardener, beekeeper (yes, he "robs" the bees) and enjoys playing tennis and hiking."
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3  Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Radiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Therapeutic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

18  Conditions Treated

  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Eye Cancer
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Joint Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Neck Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Thoracic Cancer

5  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Meek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Meek's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Meek to family and friends
38 total reviews (21 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (37)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Meek's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (21)

Dr. Meek is awesome. Professional and caring. Highly recommend Dr. Meek and the entire provision staff.
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Dr. Meek is one of the kindest, most empathetic health care providers that I have ever known.
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Dr. Meek does a thorough physical exam of the chest during my visits, and I have confidence in what he tells me as we discuss his findings. He is knowledgeable about my health issues and answers any questions to my satisfaction. I'm happy to have him as a health advisor.
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Dr. Meek is an outstanding physician and individual. After meeting with Dr. Meek, on my first appointment, to begin Proton. Therapy, I immediately knew I I had an outstanding Dr in Dr. Meek. He thoroughly explained everything about my treatments and answered all my questions, where I could...more
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