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Internist, Oncology Specialist (cancer)
20 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Brenda Nicholson is Excellent. Dr. Nicholson has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.8
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Brenda Nicholson, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology.

  • She has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
  • Leukemia
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Multiple Myeloma (Cancer of Plasma Cells)

Education & Awards

Dr. Nicholson graduated from Wright State University, Dayton. She has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Nicholson has 30 hospital affiliations:

  • Jellico Community Hospital 
  • Baptist Hospital of East Tennessee 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Brenda Pittman Nicholson MD is a female Internist, has 20 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Hematology & Oncology, and Medical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Brenda P. Nicholson practice?
Dr. Brenda Nicholson has 2 office locations.
Dr. Brenda Nicholson practices Internal Medicine, Hematology & Oncology, and Medical Oncology near Knoxville, TN.
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