Dr. N Pickens, MD

Dr. N Pickens, MD

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75 y/o
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Dr. N Pickens, MD is a general surgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 49 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Surgical Group of Gainesville

1143 NW 64th Ter

Gainesville, FL 32605
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

Background Check

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. Pickens' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Excision of Breast Tumor
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pickens performs Excision of Breast Tumor more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Pickens performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Breast Surgical Procedure
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pickens performs Breast Surgical Procedure more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Pickens performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Biopsy of Breast
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pickens performs Biopsy of Breast more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Pickens performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Mammotome® Breast Biopsy
  • MRI-Guided Breast Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Mammotome® Biopsy

Dr. Pickens' 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
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Abscess
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Fibroadenoma
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Reduction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Polyp
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Melanoma
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Pancreatitis
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Rectal Cancer
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Sebaceous Cysts
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Sphincterotomy
Stomach Diseases
Thrombosis
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vaginal Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our practice began in 1967 when Dr. Henry J. Babers and Dr. Charles E. Lore formed a surgical team. This team approach prevails today as our team of eight surgeons provides care for the greater Gainesville and North Central Florida area. Take comfort in knowing that our doctors will spend whatever time is necessary to provide you with state of the art surgical care.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University of Florida
    Residency Hospital
  • University of Florida
    Internship Hospital
  • 1969
    University of Chicago
    Medical School
    1969
  • Lafayette College
    Undergraduate School

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