Dr. Nicole Basa, MD

Dr. Nicole Basa, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Nicole Basa, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Cedar Park, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 2000 and specializes in bariatric surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.Read her story

1401 Medical Pkwy Ste 101

Cedar Park, TX 78613

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Basa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Esophageal Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Basa performs Esophageal Surgery more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Basa performs this procedure more than 96% of her peers

Obesity
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Basa treats Obesity more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Basa treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Stomach Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Basa performs Stomach Surgery more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Basa performs this procedure more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Basa's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
All Lymphoma
Anal Disorders
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Birthmark
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Surgery
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Anomalies of Breast
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Gynecomastia
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Hodgkin's Disease
Hypercoagulable State
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Kidney Cancer
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Leukocytosis
Lipomas
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Melanoma
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Multiple Myeloma
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Obesity
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Port Placements or Replacements
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Secondary Malignancies
Skin and Tissue Reduction
Skin Cancer
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thrombocytosis
Thyroid Cancer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Diseases
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Compassionate, Specialized healthcare

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2007
UCLA Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
2006
Los Angeles County Usc Med Center
Residency Hospital
2003
Research Fellow Inst
2001
Charles Drew Med Ctr-Mlk Hosp
Internship Hospital
2000
Rush Medical College Of Rush University
Medical School
1996
University Of California At Berkeley
Undergraduate School
2007
2006
2003
2001
2000
1996

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2008-2010
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition, 2010
  • Most Outstanding Chief Surgical Resident, 2006

Media & Publications

  • Interval jejunoileal bypass reduces the morbidity and mortality of Roux en Y gastric bypass in the Super Obese, 10/2003
  • Corticotropin-releasing factor receptor 1- deficient mice do not develop postoperative gastric ileus, 9/2003
  • Laparoscopic Transgastric Removal of eroded adjustable band: a novel approach, 4/2008
  • Bacterial Lipopolysaccharide shifts fasted plasma ghrelin to postprandial levels in rats., 5/2003
  • Improved Outcomes using a systematic and evidence based approach to the laparoscopic roux en y gastric bypass in a single academic institution., 10/2007
  • LPS inhibitis fasted plasma ghrelin levels in rats: role of IL-1 and PGs and functional implications., 10/2006
  • Surgical clips: a nidus for foreign body reaction after hepatic resection, 12/2005
  • Staphylococcal Osteomyelitis in a Pediatric Patient, 10/2004

Dr. Basa's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Basa

4.9

Based on 55 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
3.6363636363636362%
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1 Star
0%
(0)

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The attention and service have been superb..Dr. Basa is so efficient and detail oriented that my process have been seemless..awesome staff...great, great experience.
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Dr Basa is the most compassionate, professional, dedicated Dr I have ever been to for anything. She did my Gastric Bypass about 5 years ago and has helped me every step of the way. There are not enough words to adequately describe how highly I recommend her and her practice. She is a blessing...Read More
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Dedicated and efficient service with a smile. I was left high and dry when True Results went out of business and stole my money. It’s a relief to find reprieve with Dr. Basa. Thanks for keeping patient needs at the forefront of your practice. I highly recommend CPB for all your bariatric needs.
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It's been nearly a year since I had the VSG, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy. I feel a million times better, a constant work in progress and so happy I made this choice. Absolutely 0 regrets. I know that CPB underwent a few staff changes over the year but their level of care and commitment never...Read More
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Friendly but thorough as she wants to make sure not only do you fully understand the weight loss procedure but the need to stay hydrated.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Tricare
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Tricare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Scott & White Health Plan
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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Options PPO
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