Dr. Pouneh Nikrooz, MD

Dr. Pouneh Nikrooz, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Pouneh Nikrooz, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Hickory, NC and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University in 1998 and specializes in gastroenterology.

415 N Center St Ste 300

Hickory, NC 28601

Contact Information

(828) 328-3300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Healthgram
  • 7 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Nikrooz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nikrooz treats Abdominal Disorders more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Nikrooz treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Abdominal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nikrooz treats Abdominal Pain more than 95% of her peers

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nikrooz treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 95% of her peers

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

Dr. Nikrooz's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Pouneh Nikrooz, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Hickory, NC and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University in 1998 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

  • Va Commonwealth University
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Va Commonwealth University
    Internship Hospital
  • 2004
    Va Commonwealth University
    Residency Hospital
    2004
  • 1998
    The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University
    Medical School
    1998
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Undergraduate School

Awards

Dr. Nikrooz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nikrooz

4.8

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
91.66666666666667%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Nikrooz's Performance
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Dr Nikrooz is very good. I have had 2 lower scopes in the past year. She is awesome at finding polyps. Glad she is my GI Doc.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
Blue Options PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Healthgram
Humana
Tricare
MedCost
MedCost PPO
Medicaid
One Health
Pyramid Life
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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