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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Nicholson is Good. Dr. Nicholson has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Nicholson, MD, MSCE is board certified in Family Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Obstetrics

Education & Awards

Dr. Nicholson graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2015)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Physician Office Systems Recognition (2014 - 2016)
Level III
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2014 - 2017)


Dr. Nicholson has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System 
  • Hospital of the University of PA 

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Additional Information
Dr. James Anthony Nicholson MD and MSCE is a male Family Practitioner, has 31 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. James A. Nicholson practice?
Dr. James Nicholson has 1 office location.
Dr. James Nicholson practices Family Medicine near Philadelphia, PA.
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