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About Dr. Claude E Nichols III

Dr. Claude E Nichols III, MD is a Doctor primarily located in South Burlington, VT. He has 39 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine and Internal Medicine. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

8 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Claude E Nichols III is Good. Dr. Claude E Nichols III has been rated by 8 patients. From those 8 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Claude E Nichols III is 3.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Fletcher Allen Sports Medicine Center

192 Tilley Dr
South Burlington, VT 05403
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Specialties

Dr. Claude E Nichols III has the following 3 specialties

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    4 Expertise

  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Sports Medicine

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Reviews

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One Star

During an ill-advised and unnecessary surgery to my knee, nichols did some extra cutting which has permanently screwed up my knee and lowered the quality of my life on a daily basis. He can be charming but walk and run away while you still can.

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One Star

too eager to operate. not really open to alternatives to surgery. cuts more than he should during surgery, causing problemsfor the patients.

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  • Education

    39 Years Experience

  • Temple University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1979

  • University Of Pennsylvania Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Claude E Nichols III accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Fletcher Allen Sports Medicine Center, 192 Tilley Dr, South Burlington, VT
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