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Dr. John Pickens, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat
3.9 (23)
Map Pin Small Hendersonville, NC
Accepting new patients
40 years of experience

Overview of Dr. John Pickens, MD

Dr. John Pickens, MD is an Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Hendersonville, NC. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 40 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology. They graduated from East Tennessee State U, College of Medicine and is affiliated with Adventhealth Hendersonville. Dr. Pickens, completed a residency at E Tenn State U|U Mo|W Va U Sch Med. Patients rated Dr. Pickens an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Pickens works at AdventHealth Medical Group Ear, Nose & Throat at Hendersonville in Hendersonville, NC. They frequently treat conditions like Throat Pain and Pharyngitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    A hospital department of AdventHealth Hendersonville
    80 Doctors Dr Ste 2C, Hendersonville, NC 28792 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (828) 650-2748

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    3.9
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    About Dr. John Pickens, MD

    Specialties
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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    Years of Experience
    • 40 years of experience
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    • English
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    • 1184629099
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • E Tenn State U|U Mo|W Va U Sch Med
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    Medical Education
    • East Tennessee State U, College of Medicine
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    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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    Dr. John Pickens, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Pickens is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Pickens works at AdventHealth Medical Group Ear, Nose & Throat at Hendersonville in Hendersonville, NC. View the full address on Dr. Pickens’s profile.

    Dr. Pickens has seen patients for Throat Pain and Pharyngitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Pickens on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    23 patients have reviewed Dr. Pickens. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Pickens.

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