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Specialties & Research
Dr. Jacob Cross Townsend, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.
- He has special expertise in 4 areas:
- Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
- Heart Block
- High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
- Unstable Angina
Education & Awards
Dr. Cross Townsend graduated from Medical College of Georgia, Augusta.
Dr. Cross Townsend has 3 hospital affiliations:
- Huntsville Hospital
- St. Vincent's Blount
- Uab Medical West
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Cross Townsend accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 1 plan
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama - 4 plans
- Cigna - 6 plans
- Absolute Total Care - 1 plan
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina - 2 plans
- Humana - 6 plans
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- Where does Dr. Jacob Cross Townsend practice?
Dr. Jacob Cross Townsend practices Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cardiology near Birmingham, AL.
Additional practice locations include: Huntsville, AL and Charleston, SC.
See Birmingham Internists and Birmingham Cardiologists.