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Dr. Nazanin Khakpour, MD

General Surgery ·  Female · Age 45

Dr. Khakpour

Dr. Nazanin Khakpour, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Emory University in 1999 and specializes in general surgery.

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(813) 745-4673

Dr. Khakpour accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Khakpour's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khakpour performs Axillary Lymph Node Dissection more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Khakpour performs this procedure more than 100% of her peers

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khakpour performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Khakpour performs this procedure more than 100% of her peers

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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khakpour performs Mastectomy more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Khakpour performs this procedure more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy

Dr. Khakpour's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Needle Localization
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lipomas
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 ...


  • General Surgery

Board Certifications


University Of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Fellowship Hospital
Baylor University
Residency Hospital
Baylor University
Internship Hospital
Emory University
Medical School
Emory University
Undergraduate School


  • Farsi
  • English


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What People Say About Dr. Nazanin Khakpour, MD
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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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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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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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