Dr. Jeffrey Lawson, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Lawson, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Jeffrey Lawson, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

3 Saint Francis Dr Ste 400

Greenville, SC 29601

Contact Information

(864) 235-8396

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Lawson'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.

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

46  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Memphis City Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Memphis City Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Tenn Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Tenn Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lawson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lawson's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lawson to family and friends
20 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Lawson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I was referred to him by Carolinas Pain Center. He told me that I have Systemic Lupus & he was going to start me on Prednisone. I told him I could not tolerate it due to side effects (EXTREME agitation). He then said he would start me on the lowest dosage (5 mg) and see if I could tolerate that. I...more
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Had a first appointment with Dr Lawson. He's a man of many questions, actually, more questions regarding my health than I had answers. He was thorough, pleasant, and professional. I felt confidant that I made the correct decision in seeing him. Dr Lawson was highly recommended by my Optomologist,...more
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Dr. Lawson might be very knowagable about RA. He is of the good old boy network but has an unprofessional bedside manner. He never fully examined me from head to toe and as I have ankylosing spondylitis, sero-negative RA,, etc. I was highly disappointed with my care. He also decided not to take...more
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After moving to SC, I became incapacitated. My doctor sent me up to Greenville to see Dr. Lawson. He tested and confirmed I had severe RA. He put me on medication and around a month later I was doing great. I've been pretty much free of flair ups since, which has been 8 or 9 years!
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