Dr. Nina Edwards, MD

Dr. Nina Edwards, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Nina Edwards, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lewiston, ME and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Med Coll Of Ohio in 1998 and specializes in general surgery.

12 High St Ste 401

Lewiston, ME 04240

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

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Dr. Edwards' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Edwards performs this procedure more than 99% of her peers

Hernia Repair
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards performs Hernia Repair more than 96% of her peers

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards treats Abdominal Disorders more than 95% of her peers

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

Dr. Edwards' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Prolapse
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholecystoenterostomy
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
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)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nina Edwards, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lewiston, ME and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Med Coll Of Ohio in 1998 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1998
    Med Coll Of Ohio
    Medical School
    1998

Awards

Dr. Edwards' Reviews

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I will not recommend her to anyone. She did not repair the three organs in dire need of repair , nicked my liver during surgery, and now more surgery is required to repair things she neglected to.
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I would not recommend to anyone. I had a horrible experience and it was completely avoidable.
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Can’t say enough about Dr. Edwards. She was through, compassionate and put me at ease. The surgery and healing went well.
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I would would wholeheartedly recommend Dr Nina Edwards. She is very caring and also very skilled. She took me on after a previous surgery from a different doctor that I was not comfortable going back to. She immediately made me feel comfortable and I knew I was in good hands with her doing a...Read More
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Dr. Edwards did amazing surgery on my hernia. It was the worst she had seen in her career and the solution she implemented for attaching the mesh has kept me active, productive, safe and happy. Thank you so much for a wonderful job. I would not be the same without the expert care. Very caring,...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO

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