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Dr. Aaron Newcomb Is this you?

About Dr. Aaron Newcomb

Dr. Aaron Newcomb, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Carbondale, IL. He has 14 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

9 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Aaron Newcomb is Great. Dr. Aaron Newcomb has been rated by 9 patients. From those 9 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Aaron Newcomb is 3.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Shawnee Healthcare

400 S Lewis Ln
Carbondale, IL 62901
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Specialties

Dr. Aaron Newcomb has the following 1 specialty

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Expertise

    7 Expertise

  • Contraception
  • Weight Loss
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)
  • Immunization
  • Family Planning
  • Influenza
  • Check-up

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Reviews

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retired teacher

He spent the time to hear me out, and then hit the diagnosis right on the head.

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Dr. AAron Newcomb

DR.NEWCOMB IS AN AMAZING DOCTOR!

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Five Stars

I have been going to him since Feb. of this year and he has done more than my previous doctor of 32 years. Some times they all have to look things up. Could you remember every med, etc. for all the medicines he could give you??? I am the one who keeps asking the same thing over and over sometimes. He is polite and most doctors wont perscribe narcotis unless they really have to.

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One Star

Seems very nice,friendly & caring but apparently isn't knowledgeable enough about prescription narcotics. Doesn't seem to realize when 1 drug is a generic version of another. When he states I can't prescribe you this because it's a narcotic but prescribes you the exact thing, name brand at a higher dose, it's either he doesn't know what he's talking about or he's getting a kickback from the pharmeceutical co because the name brand is $400 for 28 pills. That is a definite problem & I do not recommend him because of this. One should have confidence in their Dr reguarding all prescriptions. Something here just doesn't add up

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60.0 minutes
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Two Stars
  • Education

    14 Years Experience

  • Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine

    Graduated in 2004

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Aaron Newcomb accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
    • Coventry IL PPO
    • Coventry MO HMO POS
    • Coventry MO PPO
    • Coventry PPO Platinum
    • CoventryOne PPO Network
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Alliance
    • Health Alliance HMO/POS
    • Health Alliance PPO
  • HealthLink
    • HealthLink PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Shawnee Healthcare, 400 S Lewis Ln, Carbondale, IL
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