Dr. Tina Hieken, MD

Dr. Tina Hieken, MD

General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Tina Hieken, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Rochester, MN. She is 55 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Oncology
  • Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
40

Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Melanoma Removal
  • Port Placements or Replacements

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

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

  • 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
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hieken has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hieken's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hieken to family and friends
4.0
based on 11 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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

Dr. Hieken's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (4)

in Minnesota |
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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in Jordan, MN |
Phenomenal surgeon!
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in Rochester, MN |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hieken accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Choice
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Hieken has admitting privileges

Mayo Clinic Methodist Hospital
201 W Center St
Rochester, MN 55902
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