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Dr. Allan Pickens MD is a male Surgeon, has 15 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Transplant Surgery.
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Dr. Allan Pickens has 9 office locations.
Atlanta Va Medical Center
1670 Clairmont Rd
Decatur, GA 30033

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Locations and availability (9)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(8)
Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Allan Pickens is Excellent. Dr. Pickens has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.9
  • Currently 3.875 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Allan Pickens, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Esophagectomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Pneumonectomy (Lung removal)

Education & Awards

Dr. Pickens graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Pickens has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Emory Crawford Long Hospital 
  • Athens Regional Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Pickens accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia - 2 plans
  • Anthem - 3 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Peach State Health Plan - 1 plan
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Allan Pickens practice?
Dr. Allan Pickens practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Transplant Surgery near Decatur, GA.
Additional practice locations include: Atlanta, GA and Ann Arbor, MI.
See Decatur Surgeons and Decatur Cardiothoracic Surgeons.