Dr. Nazanin Khakpour, MD

Dr. Nazanin Khakpour, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Nazanin Khakpour, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Emory University in 1999 and specializes in general surgery.

12902 Usf Magnolia Dr

Tampa, FL 33612

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
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Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Khakpour "Dr. Khakpour is a surgical oncologist specializing in breast cancer in The Center for Women's Oncology at Moffitt Cancer Center. She also serves as an instructor and mentor for medical students and resident physicians. As treatment for breast cancer becomes more complex and differentiated by tumor type, Dr. Khakpour believes it is essential for physicians to be well trained in all aspects of this multifaceted disease."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

58  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Needle Localization
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Baylor University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Khakpour has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

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What People Say About Dr. Nazanin Khakpour, MD
I was surprised to read the above negative review as this was not my experience at all. I never felt like I had to wait to long for my appointments. I chose this Dr because she was the one I could get in to the fastest after my diagnosis at another doctor. She called me on the phone several times...Read More
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Bartow, FL – Jul 05, 2017
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I would not recommend Dr. Khakpour to anyone. She has way too many patients and cannot handle the ones she has. After 8 weeks of visits with her & doing her tests, she still did not have a surgery date for me. Every appointment she was 2 hours late When I left Moffitt & went to another surgeon,...Read More
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Jun 23, 2017
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My mother was her patient We greatly appreciated how knowledgeable, skilled and patient she was with our family. The procedure was a success. Thank you Dr. Khakpour and staff!
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Tampa, FL – Jun 07, 2016
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