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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 67

4228 Houma Blvd Ste 600
Metairie, LA 70006
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Dr. Nitsche's Experience


  • Rheumatology
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging
  • Immunology
  • Musculoskeletal Radiology

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Gout
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylitis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vasculitis

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Awards & Recognitions


Education & Training

Medical School

Hahnemann University
Graduated in 1977

Internship Hospital

Tulane Med School
Complete in 1977

Residency Hospital

Tulane Med School
Complete in 1980

Fellowship Hospital

Rush Med Coll-St Lukes Presby
Complete in 1983
Scripps Clin/R&H Fdn
Complete in 1982

Undergraduate Schools

Virginia Tech

Other Education

American Institute Of Ultrasound In Medicine-Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Accreditiation
Complete in 2015
Rmsk Credentials By Ardms
Complete in 2012

Languages Spoken by Dr. Nitsche & Staff

  • English

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