Dr. Jacob Tony, MD

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Dr. Jacob Tony, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Peoria, IL and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Tony has more experience with Epilepsy, Headache, and Neuromuscular & Movement Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from St Johns Med Coll-Bangalore U medical school in 1986. He is affiliated with medical facilities Methodist Hospital and Proctor Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tony to book an appointment.

Dr. Tony

UnityPoint Clinic - Neurology

900 Main St Ste 250 Peoria, IL 61602
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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  • Offers Telehealth
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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Tony

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Tony treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Tony treats other conditions, please contact the office at (309) 672-4522.

Epilepsy

Epilepsy specialists diagnose and treat spectrum of brain disorders that cause seizures due to an interruption of normal nerve activity in the brain.Compare with other Epilepsy specialists.

Dr. Tony treats at a

very high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

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Essential Tremor
Seizure Disorders
Epilepsy
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Normal
Frequency
High
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Very High
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Headache

Headache is a common symptom that can sometimes signal a more serious condition, such as migraine, high blood pressure, or cerebral hemorrhage.Compare with other Headache specialists.

Dr. Tony treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Migraine
Headache
Normal
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High
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Very High
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Neuromuscular & Movement Disorders

Neuromuscular and movement disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions marked by uncontrolled or unwanted physical movements caused by disruptions in nerve and muscle function.Compare with other Neuromuscular & Movement Disorders specialists.

Dr. Tony treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 33 conditions and procedures

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Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Tremor
Essential Tremor
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Normal
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High
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Very High
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Neurodegenerative Disorders

Neurodegenerative disorders specialists diagnose and treat diseases, such as Parkinson's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Lewy body disease, and Huntington's disease, that break down motor neurons, resulting in debiliating and life-threatening symptoms.Compare with other Neurodegenerative Disorders specialists.

Dr. Tony treats at a

normal

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

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Parkinson's Disease
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Dementia
Alzheimer's Disease
Normal
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High
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Very High
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Dr. Tony's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anosmia
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chordoma
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Loss of Taste
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningitis
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pineal Region Tumors
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Pseudobulbar Affect 
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitamin B Deficiency

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(309) 672-4522

Dr. Tony accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

Dr. Tony's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tony

4.6

Based on 7 ratings

5 Stars
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  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Staff wasn't friendly (1)
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I am a patient of Dr Jacob Tony. He has given me excellent care.
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Cheryl in Galesburg, IL – Dec 21, 2016
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Kind and considerate he takes the time to listen to his patients. Very caring individual. Highly recommend.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Provide quality care with compassion

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neuropsychology

Education

2008
Saint Louis University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2007
St Johns Hospital
Residency Hospital
2003
University Of Birmingham and Keele University
Internship Hospital
2003
Midstaffordshire Hospital, Stafford. Pricess Royal Hospital, Telford
2001
North Staffordhire Nhs Trust, Stoke On Trent, University Of Birmingham
1999
Manor Hospital, Walsall. University Of Birmingham
1998
Kettering General Hospital, University Of Leicester
1996
Sunderland Royal Infirmary
1991
St Johns Medical School
Internship Hospital
1986
St Johns Med Coll-Bangalore U
Medical School
1979
Kuriakose Elias College
Undergraduate School

Awards

  • Goverment of India department of Education Merit scholarship, 1977
  • Member of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (MRCPI), 1997
  • Keral Universirty Merit Scholarship, 1979
  • Royal college of physicians associate tutor at NorthStaffordshire Hospital, UK,2001, 2001
  • United kingdom certificate of Completion of Specialist Training(CCST)-Specialist Training Authority Of The Medical royal colleges. London. Great britain., 2003
  • Best research methodology award, Keele university Staatistics department, England, 2000
  • Member of The Royal college Of physicians of UK (MRCP), 1997
  • Chief resident in Neurology, Southern Illinois University, 2006
  • Post graduate Diploma in Geriatric Medicine, Keele university, England., 2003
  • Gold Medal in science, 1977

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Jacob Tony, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Tony has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Jacob Tony, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Jacob Tony, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Tony frequently treats Epilepsy, Headache, and Neuromuscular & Movement Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Tony specializes.

Where is Dr. Jacob Tony, MD's office located?

Dr. Tony's office is located at 900 Main St Ste 250, Peoria, IL 61602. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

UnityPoint Clinic - Neurology

Unitypoint Clinic Neurology - Methodist Atrium900 Main St Ste 250 Peoria, IL 61602
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UnityPoint Clinic - Neurology1800 Broadway St Pekin, IL 61554
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Tony is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Methodist Hospital

Peoria, IL

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

3 Awards Received

Proctor Hospital

Peoria, IL

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

1 Award Received