Dr. James Pickens, MD

Dr. James Pickens, MD


Plastic Surgery | Male



  • Plastic Surgery

Board Certifications

Why It Matters: Dr. Pickens' Board Certifications

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  • Plastic Surgery

Conditions Treated

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Procedures Performed

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Background Check

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  • 1

    Dr. Pickens has received 1 sanction

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    • Professional Misconduct  (10/16/2013)
    • Action Taken: Suspension
    • Summary: Dr. James E. PIckens; License # 150617-1205 - NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Respondent engaged in unprofessional and unlawful conduct with respect to controlled substance violations in July 2009. ACTION TAKEN: Respondent's license to practice as a physician/surgeon was suspended effective the date of the Order until conditions outlined in this Order have been completed by Respondent.
    • State: Utah
  • 0
    Board Actions

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  • Medical School
    Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med

    Graduated in 1967

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Utah

    Completed in 1972

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors

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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

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

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Plastic Surgery
  • Board certified in Plastic Surgery
  • Malpractice claims in Utah not available
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.