Dr. Nicholas N. Armstrong, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 47

3305 S 20th St Ste 180
Milwaukee, WI 53215
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Dr. Armstrong:

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Dr. Armstrong's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Armstrong's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Aurora Saint Lukes Medical Center
2900 West Oklahoma Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53215
Saint Lukes Medical Center
5900 South Lake Drive
Cudahy, WI 53110

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Armstrong

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Lakeshore Medical Clinic SUR
Lakeshore Medical Clinic SUR
3305 S 20th St Ste 180
Milwaukee, WI 53215
5900 S Lake Dr
Cudahy, WI 53110
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    Dr. Armstrong's Experience

    Dr. Armstrong's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Adrenalectomy
    • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Bowel Surgery
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Cystectomy
    • Cystotomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Endoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Exploratory Surgery
    • Fecal Impaction Removal
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • Foregut Surgery
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Surgery
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastric Tube Insertion
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Gastrotomy
    • Hemicolectomy
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    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hermia Surgery
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Inguinal Herniorrhaphy
    • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
    • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Colectomy
    • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Oncology
    • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
    • Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedures
    • Laparoscopic Ventral Herniorrhaphy
    • Laparoscopy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Lysis of Adhesions
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Pancreatic Surgery
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
    • Pelvic Fistula Repair
    • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Reconstructive Surgery
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Sentinel Node Biopsy
    • Sigmoid Colectomy
    • Skin Grafts
    • Small Bowel Resection
    • Splenectomy
    • Stomach Surgery
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Ventral Herniorrhaphy
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    2
    • Abdominal Abscess
    • Abdominal Cancer
    • Abdominal Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment Syndrome
    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Hernia
    • Abdominal Injuries
    • Abdominal Tumor
    • Abscess
    • Adhesions
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Adrenal Incidentaloma
    • Adrenal Tumor
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Appendix Cancer
    • Atelectasis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
    • Groin Hernia
    • Hernia
    • Hiatal Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
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    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Cancer
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Lung Cancer
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Metastatic Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Paraesophageal Hernia
    • Peritoneal Cancer
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Skin Cancer
    • Spleen Cancer
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Surgical Infections
    • Traumatic Hernia
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Armstrong

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Graduated in 1993

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
    Complete in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Wi Hospital and Cli
    Complete in 1999

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Minnesota-Minneapolis/St. Paul
    Graduated in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Armstrong & Staff

    • English
    • French
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Armstrong's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Armstrong has admitting privileges:

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    • Aurora Saint Lukes Medical Center

    • Saint Lukes Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Armstrong

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Armstrong to family and friends

    32 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Armstrong's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    31 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    32 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    32 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 32 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Armstrong
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    32 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    32 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    32 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    32 responses
    above
    national average

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    Is Dr. Armstrong accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • AARP
    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Aetna
    • Allegiance Health Plans
    • Allstate
    • American Postal Workers Union (APWU)
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wisconsin
    • Care 1st Health Plan
    • Care Improvement Plus
    • Cigna
    • Community Care Network
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    • Coventry Health America
    • Global Health Care Network
    • GlobalHealth
    • Golden Rule
    • Guardian
    • Health Advantage
    • Health Alliance
    • Health Net
    • HealthFirst
    • HealthNet
    • HealthPlus
    • HealthSmart
    • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Humana
    • Humana Veterans
    • Independence Blue Cross
    • Intergroup
    • John Hancock
    • Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
    • Managed Care (Non-HMO)
    • Medco
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Medico
    • MetLife
    • Midwest Life
    • MultiPlan
    • MVP Health Care
    • National Healthcare Alliance
    • National Heritage Insurance
    • National Provider Network
    • Nationwide
    • Novitas Solutions
    • One Health
    • One Net
    • Optima
    • Optima Health
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • Pacific Mutual
    • Paramount
    • Physician HealthCare Network
    • Physicians Mutual
    • Pinnacol Assurance
    • Pipefitters
    • Premier Group Insurance
    • Principal Financial Group
    • Priority Health
    • Provider Networks of America
    • Prudential
    • Quality Health Plans
    • Secure Care of America, Inc.
    • Select Choice Insurance
    • Select Med
    • SelectHealth
    • Signature Health Alliance
    • Starmark
    • State Farm
    • State Mutual Insurance Company
    • Staywell (Wellcare)
    • Sterling Life Insurance Company
    • Teamsters or other Unions
    • Tenet HealthSystem Medical
    • The Wellness Plan
    • Travelers
    • Tricare
    • Trustmark Companies
    • Ucare
    • UMR (United Healthcare)
    • UniCare
    • United Health Plan
    • United Healthcare
    • Universal American
    • Universal Health Network
    • US Health and Life Insurance Company
    • USA Health and Wellness Network
    • USA Managed Care Organization
    • Veteran Administration Plan
    • Vista Health Plan
    • Wausau Benefits
    • WEA Insurance Corporation
    • WellCare
    • Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • WellPoint
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
    • Wisconsin Physicians Service
    • Worker's Compensation
    • WPS Health Insurance
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    Office Locations

    A
    Lakeshore Medical Clinic SUR
    3305 S 20th St Ste 180
    Milwaukee, WI 53215
    (414) 389-0429 (Office)
    B
    5900 S Lake Dr
    Cudahy, WI 53110
    (414) 489-4190 (Office)
    C
    St Luk S Medical CENTER2900 Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI 53215
    (414) 649-0000 (Office)
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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Armstrong
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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