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About Dr. James A Nicholson

Dr. James A Nicholson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Hershey, PA, with other offices in Hershey, PA and Philadelphia, PA . He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine and Obstetrics & Gynecology. Dr. Nicholson is affiliated with St Agnes Continuing Care Center. Dr. Nicholson has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

8 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James A Nicholson is Great. Dr. James A Nicholson has been rated by 8 patients. From those 8 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. James A Nicholson is 3.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Penn State Hershey Medical Group

845 Fishburn Rd
Hershey, PA 17033
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Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center

500 University Dr
Hershey, PA 17033
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Grays Ferry Medical Center

1740 South St
Philadelphia, PA 19146
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Specialties

Dr. James A Nicholson has the following 2 specialties

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. James A Nicholson has the following 8 expertise

  • Weight Loss
  • Family Planning
  • Immunization
  • Check-up
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)
  • Contraception
  • Obstetrics
  • Influenza

Dr. James A Nicholson has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. James A Nicholson is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Best Doctor

Dr. Jim is the best family practitioner I know. There has never been a more caring and compassionate professional in my opinion. I recommend him highly and without reservation.

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5 minutes
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Horrible doctor

I would not recommend this doctor to anyone. He is extremely arrogant and rude. I've been to visit him for over 3 months and all 3 months have been a waist.

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45 minutes
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Great Doctor

I have known Dr. Nicholson for the past 7 years since I got pregnanct with my first daughter. He is a great doctor and I would recommend him to anyone looking for a doctor who is caring and takes the time to make sure their patient is well taken care of.

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Nicholson is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    37 Years Experience

  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1981

  • Duke University Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. James A Nicholson accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
    • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
    • Capital BC PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Highmark BCBS
    • Highmark Community Blue PPO
    • Highmark PPOBlue
  • Multiplan
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Optimum Choice Preferred POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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