Dr. Jon Sweet, MD

Dr. Jon Sweet, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Jon Sweet, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Roanoke, VA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University of Virginia / Main Campus in 1993 and specializes in internal medicine.

1906 Belleview Ave SE

Roanoke, VA 24014

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Dr. Sweet's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sweet "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."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

221  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Abdominal Paracentesis
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Paracentesis
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • University of Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University of Virginia / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Wright Patterson Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Wright Patterson Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

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
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.,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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  • Answers questions

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