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Nicholas Papanicolaou, MD

Nicholas Papanicolaou, MD Physician

Co-Chief, Body CT Section
Director, Penn Tower Radiology
Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Languages spoken:

  • Greek

Dr. Papanicolaou is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Clinical Specialties

Specialties:

  • Radiology

Programs & Services:

  • Cancer
    • Anal Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor
    • Liver Cancer
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach (Gastric) Cancer
  • Radiology

Board Certification:

  • Diagnostic Radiology, 1978
  • Nuclear Radiology, 1979

Conditions & Treatments:

  • Anal Cancer
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor
  • Liver Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach (Gastric) Cancer

Practice Locations and Appointments

  • Penn Radiology

    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Ground Dulles 3400 Spruce Street Philadelphia, PA 19104 800-789-PENN (7366)

    A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

  • Penn Radiology

    Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine Atrium, Ground Floor 3400 Civic Center Boulevard Philadelphia, PA 19104 800-789-PENN (7366)

    A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Care
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Residency: University Affiliate Hospitals
Medical School: Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki
Residency: Boston Medical Center (Formerly Boston City Hospital)
Residency: Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital

Memberships

American College of Radiology Member of Ad Hoc Expert Panel for Estimating Relative Work Values for Body Ultrasound, National American College of Radiology, Appropriateness Criteria: Urologic Imaging Expert Panel, National American College of Radiology, Genitourinary Tract Radiology Continuous Professional Improvement Program, National American College of Radiology, National American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, National American Roentgen Ray Society, National Association of Program Directors in Radiology:, National Association of Program Directors in Radiology Faculty Development Ad Hoc Committee, National Association of Program Directors in Radiology, National European Congress of Radiology, International European Society of Urogenital Radiology, National Hellenic Radiological Society, International Medical Society, Thessaloniki, Greece, International Pennsylvania Radiological Society, Local Radiological Society of North America, National Society of Nuclear Medicine, National Society of Uroradiology, National

Affiliation

Dr. Papanicolaou is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Academic Contact Info

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street, 1 Silverstein
Department of Radiology

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-4564
Fax: (215) 662-7263
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)

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