About Dr. Allen G Meek

Dr. Allen G Meek, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Knoxville, TN, with another office in Knoxville, TN. He has 44 years of experience. His specialties include Radiation Oncology and Radiology. Dr. Meek has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

10 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Allen G Meek is Excellent. Dr. Allen G Meek has been rated by 10 patients. From those 10 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Allen G Meek is 4.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

ALLEN G MEEK MD

1415 Old Weisgarber Rd
Knoxville, TN 37909
(865) 437-5252

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PROVISION CENTER FOR PROTON THERAPY

1400 Dowell Springs Blvd Ste 350
Knoxville, TN 37909
(865) 342-4518

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Specialties

Dr. Allen G Meek has the following 2 specialties

  • Radiation Oncology

    A radiation oncologist is a physician who specializes in the use of nuclear medicine in diagnosing and treating cancer in a patient.
    These doctors work in concert with other cancer specialists in order to determine the best form of treatment for a specific patient. Radiation oncologists are in charge of determining the correct dose of radiation to be used in treatments like radiotherapy and chemotherapy, as well as the appropriate amount of time that radiation should be administered in order to maximize the therapeutic benefits.

  • Radiology

    A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.
    The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.
    Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Allen G Meek has the following 15 expertise

  • Lymphoma
  • Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Lymphedema
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Brain Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Radiotherapy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Radiation Oncology

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Extremely Professional

Puts the patients well being first. Extremely professional. Need more professionals like Dr. Meek to promote Proton Therapy. Spends all the time needed with patients - does not shuffle in and out. Very straight forward. Very courteous and very attentive to the patients needs.

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10 minutes
Easy Appointment
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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2017)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2017)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Education

    44 Years Experience

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1974

  • Johns Hopkins Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Allen G Meek accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee
    • BCBS TN Blue Network S
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Allen G Meek

Dr. Allen Meek comes to Knoxville from Long Island, New York where he was the Founding Chairman of the Department of Radiation Oncology at Stony Brook University Medical School and a Professor for over 28 years. Prior to that, he spent 11 years at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, MD completing medical school, residencies in Internal Medicine and Radiation Oncology and a fellowship in Medical Oncology. A Navy veteran, Dr. Meek also served as board member and officer of several non-profit organizations on Long Island. While in New York, Dr. Meek received numerous awards, including Top Doctors in New York and Best Doctors in the USA, along with awards for Humanitarianism and Environmental Stewardship. Also, he was just recently recognized as a 2012 U.S. News and World Report “Top Doctor” and one of the Best Doctors in America® for 2014. He has a passion for excellence in delivering patient care and for developing new procedures to improve that care. A native New Englander, he and his wife are thrilled about settling in Eastern Tennessee, building a home in Sevierville and their six children are looking forward very much to visiting. Dr. Meek is an active gardener, beekeeper (yes, he “robs” the bees) and enjoys playing tennis and hiking.

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