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Specialties & Research
Dr. James Nicholson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.
- He has special expertise in 6 areas:
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
Education & Awards
Dr. Nicholson graduated from Drexel University , Philadelphia. He has 5 awards.
Dr. Nicholson has 6 hospital affiliations:
- Stony Brook University Hospital
- Gurwin Jewish Geriatric Ctr.
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- Additional Information
- Dr. James Lee Nicholson MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 12 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
- Where does Dr. James L. Nicholson practice?
- Dr. James Nicholson has 2 office locations.
Dr. James Nicholson practices Orthopaedic Surgery near East Setauket, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Stony Brook, NY.
See East Setauket Surgeons.