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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
11 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(25)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Nicholson is Excellent. Dr. Nicholson has been reviewed by 25 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.6363636363636 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.7272727272727 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.7272727272727 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.7
  • Currently 3.7272727272727 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Nicholson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)

Education & Awards

Dr. Nicholson graduated from Drexel University , Philadelphia. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
East Setauket, NY
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Nicholson has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Stony Brook University Hospital 
  • Gurwin Jewish Geriatric Ctr. 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. James Lee Nicholson MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 11 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.
See East Setauket Orthopedic Surgeons.