Dr. Richard Nicholas, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 59

1 Childrens Way
Little Rock, AR 72202
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Dr. Nicholas:

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Dr. Nicholas' Experience

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Dr. Nicholas' Specialties

Procedures Dr. Nicholas Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
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Conditions Dr. Nicholas Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Uams Medical Center
4301 West Markham Street
Little Rock, AR 72205

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Nicholas

Healthgrades

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

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Arkansas Childrens Hosp Orth Cl
Arkansas Childrens Hosp Orth Cl
1 Childrens Way
Little Rock, AR 72202
Winthrop P Rockefeller Cncr Ins
Winthrop P Rockefeller Cncr Ins
4301 W Markham St Fl 7
Little Rock, AR 72205
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7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

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    Dr. Nicholas' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Replacement
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
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    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Fracture
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Scoliosis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Spine Deformities
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    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Still's Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Nicholas

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    University Of California San Francisco

    Residency Hospital

    University Of California San Francisco

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Chicago
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Nicholas & Staff

    • English
  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. Nicholas' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Uams Medical Center where Dr. Nicholas has admitting privileges:

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    • Uams Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    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. Nicholas

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nicholas to family and friends

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    Dr. Nicholas' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    4 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 3 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Nicholas
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    4 responses
    below
    national average

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    Your participation in the survey will help other patients make informed decisions. You will also be helping Dr. Nicholas and his staff know how they are doing and how they can improve their services.

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  4. Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Nicholas accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Arkansas Childrens Hosp Orth Cl
    1 Childrens Way
    Little Rock, AR 72202
    (501) 364-1467 (Office)
    B
    Winthrop P Rockefeller Cncr Ins
    4301 W Markham St Fl 7
    Little Rock, AR 72205
    (501) 296-1200 (Office)
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