Dr. Rajiv Nijhawan, MD

Dr. Rajiv Nijhawan, MD

Dermatologic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 32
(8)
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Dr. Rajiv Nijhawan, MD is a dermatologic surgery doctor who practices in Dallas, TX. He is 32 years old and has been practicing for 9 years.

5939 Harry Hines Blvd Fl 4

Dallas, TX 75235

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
more than 96% of peers
Skin Cancer
very high
more than 96% of peers
Basal Cell Carcinoma
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cyst
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Folliculitis
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
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Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Mohs Defect Reconstruction Surgery
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nijhawan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nijhawan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nijhawan to family and friends
5.0
based on 8 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Nijhawan's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Fort Worth, TX |
Fantastic doctor. Wonderful staff. Great experience! Many thanks to all.
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Irving, TX |
Dr. rajiv.nijhawan is simply amazing. My last dermatologist screwed up her removal of a squamous cell issue on my head, leaving me with 12 stitches and an unsuccessful procedure. I was referred to Dr. N. by my new dermatologist and was treated with dignity and success. He is warm, friendly,...more
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in Rowlett, TX |
What a great Dermatology surgeon, I have had 4 surgeries with Dr. Nijhawan and they have all turned out great. Very little scarring, and there were clear margins on ALL of my surgeries the first time. I have never had to get more taken in a second session. Very caring Dr., and he is the only...more
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in The Colony, Texas |
Dr. Nijhawan is an outstanding dermatologist. He is very professional and easy to talk too. I have had multiply Moh surgeries with excellent results along with many other procedures to control cancerous tumors and growths. He takes to time to explain things in layman's terms and spends plenty...more
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in Dallas,Tx |
Dr Nijhawan has performed multiple Moh surgeries on me during the last almost four years. These were basal cell carcinomas primarily on my face and neck, and they I were often located in difficult places for him to work. However, his skill and knowledge allowed him to perform these surgeries...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Nijhawan accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Nijhawan has admitting privileges

UT Southwestern University Hospital - Zale Lipshy
5151 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75235
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