Petros George Nikolinakos , MD

Hematology ,Internal Medicine , Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology

(706) 353-2990

University Cancer & Blood Center
3320 Old Jefferson Rd Ste 700
Athens, GA 30607

Overview

Petros George Nikolinakos, M.D. is board certified in medical oncology, hematology and internal medicine. He joined NEGACC in September 2009 after three years at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center in Houston. An author and cancer researcher, Dr. Nikolinakos has published on a variety of clinical and basic science topics such as lung cancer treatment strategies, cancer cell growth factor regulators, anemia in HIV-infected patients and multiple myeloma clinical problem solving in The New England Journal of Medicine, Cancer Research, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Oncogene, American Journal of Hematology, Journal of Clinical Investigation, and The Journal of Thoracic Oncology. His abstracts and presentations include American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR). Dr. Nikolinakos, who speaks several languages, brings unique national and international expertise to Athens area cancer patients. He graduated summa cum laude and third in his class from University of Debrecen Medical and Health Sciences Center in Debrecen, Hungary. Following his internal medicine residency at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, he served as chief medical resident and instructor for an additional year. Previously, he was a medical center staff physician in Greece. He later spent four years in internal and emergency room medicine in Bridgeport, Neb, and Pierre, SD. During a three-year fellowship in hematology and medical oncology at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Dr. Nikolinakos also worked as clinical specialist and staff physician in the medical/surgical intensive care unit. He currently is an attending physician at Athens Regional Medical Center, Landmark Hospital of Athens, and St. Mary’s Healthcare System, and holds memberships in the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), American Society of Hematology (ASH) and the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC). He currently serves as co-chair of the lung cancer sub-committee for the Accelerated Community Oncology Research Network (ACORN) and is the director and principal investigator of the clinical trials program at Northeast Georgia Cancer Care.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 25 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of Debrecen Medical School And Health Science Centre

Graduation Date: in 1996

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • St Mary's Health Care System
  • Piedmont Athens Regional

Specialties: Hematology ,Internal Medicine , Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Alliant Health Plan
  • Ambetter from Peach State Health Plan
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • Anthem Blue Open Access POS Alternate Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS GA Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS GA Blue Choice PPO
  • BCBS GA Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS GA BlueChoice Option POS
  • Blue Open Access POS Plus - GA
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry CoventryOne - GA
  • First Health PPO
  • Georgia
  • Georgia - place
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Nikolinakos's Office Information

Fax: (706) 635-3299
Website: www.universitycancer.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Doctor Nikolinakos's Other Office Information

University Cancer & Blood Center
20 Satellite Dr Ste 200
Winder, GA 30680
(706) 353-2990

Fax:(706) 635-3299
Website:www.universitycancer.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri7:30 AM-5:00 PM
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University Cancer & Blood Center
2151B W Spring St Ste 200
Monroe, GA 30655
(706) 267-0724

Fax:(706) 626-7071
Website:universitycancer.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri7:30 AM-3:00 PM
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University Cancer & Blood Center
355 Clear Creek Pkwy Ste 2007
Lavonia, GA 30553
(706) 356-2934

Fax:(706) 635-6803
Website:www.universitycancer.com
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed-
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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University Cancer & Blood Center
1656 Falls Rd Ste D
Toccoa, GA 30577
(706) 353-2990

Fax:(706) 635-3299
Website:www.universitycancer.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon-
Tue-
Wed8:00 AM-12:00 PM
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Robert Thomas Buchanan Md
1656 Falls Rd
Toccoa, GA 30577
(706) 353-2990

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

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University Cancer And Blood Center
119 HARMONY XING
EATONTON, GA 31024
(706) 353-2990

Fax:
Website:www.universitycancer.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-4:00 PM
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