Dr. Jacob Aelion, MD

Dr. Jacob Aelion, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Jacob Aelion, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Jackson, TN and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Sackler School Of Medicine, Tel Aviv University in 1979 and specializes in rheumatology.

371 N Parkway Ste 400

Jackson, TN 38305

Contact Information

(731) 664-0002

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Rheumatoid Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

65  Conditions Treated

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4  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.


  • Sackler School Of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Tel Aviv Beilinson Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Tenn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Aelion has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Aelion's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Aelion to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Aelion's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I used to see Dr Aelion, for 7 years in fact, because there were no other rheumatologists in my area. He treated me for 7 yrs for lupus, then took me off my lupus meds completely. I almost died. I changed doctors and now travel 3 hours away so that I see a good doctor. He is rude and inconsiderate....more
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Dr. Aelion is the rudest Doctor I have ever been too. After a couple of tests He told me my symptoms were the result of other meds that I was taking. Are you kidding me? He needs to retire and be replaced by a real Doctor. My arthritis had already been confirmed by other Doctors, but I thought...more
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I have been seeing Dr.Aelion for a year.I have RA and He has helped me tremendously.Dr.Aelion and his Staff are very professional and friendly.That take pride in what they do. I look forward to each vist because I know they have taken my pain away and keep me my RA in check!
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Saw Dr. Spoke briefly and said lab needed to be drawn already had lab with me but redrew lab told me to check in at most 2 days if no call from nurse. Had to call 4 times for results and was told and I quote he will be on vacation all week you will have to check back when I did I was told, it's in...more
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