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Dr. Nicole Tapia, MD

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14 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. Nicole Tapia, MD

Dr. Nicole Tapia, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Houston, TX. They specialize in General Surgery, has 14 years of experience, and is board certified in Critical Care Surgery. They graduated from Ut Health Sciences Center At San Antonio and is affiliated with Houston Methodist Hospital.

Dr. Tapia works at Houston Methodist Department of Surgery in Houston, TX with other offices in Pearland, TX. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Cigna and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Tapia's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Houston Methodist Department of Surgery
    6550 Fannin St Ste 1501, Houston, TX 77030 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 441-5141
  2. 2
    Comprehensive Care Center
    8520 Broadway St Ste 220, Pearland, TX 77584 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 441-5141

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    Insurance Accepted

    • AARP
    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
    • Cigna
    • Community Health Choice
    • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
    • First Health
    • HealthSmart
    • Humana
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • USA Managed Care Organization

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    About Dr. Nicole Tapia, MD

    Specialties
    • General Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 14 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Female
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    NPI Number
    • 1427370261
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, TX
    Fellowship
    Medical Education
    • Ut Health Sciences Center At San Antonio
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Houston Methodist Hospital

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