Dr. James Nicholson MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. James Nicholson is an orthopedic surgeon in East Setauket, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke University Hospital and Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine and has been in practice for 15 years. He is one of 131 doctors at Duke University Hospital and one of 5 at Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Office Location

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Duke University Hospital
Ranked #12 in Orthopedics

Stony Brook University Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center

The University of Tennessee Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Union Memorial Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1999 - 2000

Union Memorial Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2000 - 2004

Drexel University College of Medicine
Class of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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