Dr. Tina Hieken, MD

Dr. Tina Hieken, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Tina Hieken, MD is a general surgery specialist in Rochester, MN. She graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in general surgery, oncology, and more.

200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905

Contact Information

(507) 284-2511

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
more than 87% of peers
more than 79% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Oncology
  • Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Hieken does not have any board certifications listed.

11  Conditions Treated

8  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Boston University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Boston University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Il College Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Hieken's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hieken to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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  • 1

Dr. Hieken's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Misdiagnosed my cancer by relying on an inadequate needle biopsy and her own lack of suspicion and hubris. Was also very arrogant about it. Now I'm widely metastatic. I could have had a much better chance.
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Phenomenal surgeon!
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Dr. Hieken is a phenomenal surgeon. Very thorough, clearly dedicated. Dr. Hieken was very professional and friendly. Dr. Hieken was easy to talk with and took the time to answer all my questions. My nipple-sparing mastectomy surgery went very well and I was pleased with all my follow up...more
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I thought she did great in preforming my surgery but I didn't like the follow up. I left very frustrated and upset. Felt like she wasn't listening to mine or my husbands concerns. They way that I responded to the surgery and recovery was not the normal but she treated me like I should've been...more
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