Dr. Jon Sweet, MD


Internal Medicine | Male

Dr. Jon Sweet, MD
Dr. Jon Sweet, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Roanoke, VA. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 24 years. Dr. Sweet is affiliated with Carilion Clinic - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

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I value a collaborative partnership between patient and physician with a particular emphasis on evidence-based, guideline-driven, cost-effective diagnosis, treatment and prevention of illness.

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    Dr. Sweet's Care Philosophy

    I value a collaborative partnership between patient and physician with a particular emphasis on evidence-based, guideline-driven, cost-effective diagnosis, treatment and prevention of illness.

    Dr. Sweet's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Internal Medicine
    •  Board certified in Internal Medicine
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
      • Roanoker Magazine Top Docs, Internal Medicine, 2011
      • USAF Meritorious Service Medal, 2000
      • Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Virginia, 1992
      • Phi Beta Kappa, University of Virginia, 1989
      • University of Virginia Geographic Medicine Scholarship, 1993
      • University of Virginia Alumni Association Outstanding Student Award, 1993
      • Young Internist Award, Virginia Chapter of the American College Physicians, 2007
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    • Media & Publications
      • Durning SJ, Sweet JM, Chambers SL. Pulmonary mass in tachypneic, febrile adult. Chest 2003;124:372-375. PMID: 12853547.
      • Jeronimo SMB, Oliveira RM, Mackay S, Costa RM, Sweet J, Nascimento ET, Luz KG, Fernandez MZ, Jernigan J, Pearson RD. An urban outbreak of visceral leishmaniasis in Natal, Brazil. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 1994;88:386-88. PMID: 7570812.
      • Durning SJ, Pangaro LN, Sweet J, Wong RY, Sealey ML, Nardino R, Alper E, Hogan K, Hemmer P. Clerkship sharing on inpatient internal medicine rotations: an emerging clerkship model. Teach Learn Med. 2005;17(1):49-55. PMID: 15691814.
      • Nasir JM, Durning SJ, Sweet JM, Cation LJ. Chest pain and ST segment elevation attributable to cholecystitis: a case report and review of the literature. Military Medicine 2006;171:1255-1258. PMID: 17256696
      • Sweet JM, Holstege CP. Bone marrow failure from medication error: diagnosis by history, not biopsy. Arch Intern Med 2001;161:1911-1912. PMID: 11493136
      • Durning S, Sweet J, Cation L. Morning report: an analysis of curricular content and comparison to national guidelines. Teach Learn Med 2003 Winter;15(1):40-44. PMID: 12632707.
      • Sweet MG, Sweet JM, Jeremiah M, Galazka S. Diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis. American Family Physician 2009:79(3);193-200
      • Jamison SJ, Michaels SR, Ratard R, Sweet J, deBoisblanc BP. A 41-year-old HIV-positive man with acute onset of quadriplegia after West Nile virus infection. South Med J. 2007 Oct;100(10):1051-3. PMID: 17943056
      • Jamison S, Brierre S, Sweet J, de Boisblanc B. A case of precocious emphysema and lung cancer in a woman with a history of hypocomplementemic urticarial vasculitis. Chest 2008; 133:787-789. PMID: 18321906
      • Sweet J. The numb chin syndrome: a critical sign for primary care physicians. Arch Intern Med 2004;164:1347-8. PMID: 15226170.

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    • Internal Medicine

    Conditions Treated

    • Anemia
    • Asthma
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Diabetes
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • Emphysema
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Hypertension
    • Kidney Failure
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pneumonia
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)


    • Medical School
      University Of Virginia / Main Campus

      Graduated in 1993

    • Internship Hospital
      Wright Patterson Mc

      Completed in 1994

    • Residency Hospital
      Wright Patterson Mc

      Completed in 1996

    • Undergraduate School
      University Of Virginia

      Graduated in 1989

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    • Internal Medicine

    Procedures Performed

    • Abdominal Paracentesis
    • Biopsy
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Central Line Insertion
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Endotracheal Intubation
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Injection
    • Lumbar Puncture
    • Paracentesis
    • Thoracentesis