Dr. Mark Hickman, MD

Dr. Mark Hickman, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Mark Hickman, MD is a general surgery specialist in New Braunfels, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston in 1982 and specializes in general surgery.

598 N Union Ave Ste 200

New Braunfels, TX 78130

Contact Information

(830) 625-6259

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Port Placements or Replacements
more than 85% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
more than 83% of peers
Lung Surgery
more than 81% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

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51  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • University Tx Health Science Center San Anton
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Royal Infirm/City Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hickman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hickman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hickman to family and friends
27 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

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Dr. Hickman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I had a vasectomy reversal in 2016 and the appointment and surgery itself was great. The staff and Dr. Hickman were very accommodating & kind. After trying everything once I was healed up, we just never got pregnant. I went in for a semen analysis and we found out that the surgery didn't work. I've...more
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My husband had a vasectomy 2 years after my daughter was born. 5 years later we both started to regret our decision. I started doing some research on vasectomy reversals and that's when I found Dr Hickman. My husband was 6 years past vasectomy when he got his reversal. I am so happy to say the...more
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Great experience, took time to take to me and explain the procedure before and after, he saved my dads life.
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Dr Mark Hickman is a very considerate, caring and kind Doctor. I felt very safe and protected in his hands during my surgery. I have been back for minor things. My husband had surgery last week and my son will have surgery in December. I am very confident with his medical knowledge, diagnosis and...more
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I am a local surgeon. Dr. Hickman has done all of the surgery and endoscopy that my family members have needed, He has exceptional technicalskills and is knowledgeable.
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