Dr. Vasileios John Assikis MD Hematologist

Dr. Vasileios Assikis is a hematologist in Newnan, Georgia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Piedmont Fayette Hospital and Piedmont Hospital. He received his medical degree from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki School of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. He is one of 11 doctors at Piedmont Fayette Hospital and one of 20 at Piedmont Hospital who specialize in Hematology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Hematologist: General Hematology

Education & Medical Training

John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1996 - 2000

University of Texas at Houston
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 2000 - 2003

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki School of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

GA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Phase II Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study of Tasquinimod in Men With Minimally Symptomatic Metastatic Castrate-Resistant Prostate Cancer.
Pili, R., Häggman, M., Stadler, W. M., Gingrich, J. R., Assikis, V. J., Björk, A., Nordle, O., Forsberg, G., Carducci, M. A., Armstrong, A. J.

Lack of survival benefit of post-operative radiation therapy in prostate cancer patients with positive lymph nodes.
Johnstone, P. A., Assikis, V., Goodman, M., Ward, K. C., Riffenburgh, R. H., Master, V.

Chemoprevention in prostate cancer.
Assikis, V., Brawley, O. W.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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