Dr. Christopher Nicholas, MD

Dr. Christopher Nicholas, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Christopher Nicholas, MD is a general surgery specialist in Clinton, IA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1995 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

915 13th Ave N

Clinton, IA 52732

Contact Information

(563) 243-2511

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Dr. Nicholas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Esophageal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholas performs Esophageal Surgery more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Nicholas performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Esophageal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholas treats Esophageal Diseases more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Nicholas treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Benign Tumor
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholas treats Benign Tumor more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Nicholas treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Nicholas' conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Paracentesis
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Nicholas, MD is a general surgery specialist in Clinton, IA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1995 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • University Of Ky Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • University Of Ky a B Chandler Mc
    Residency Hospital
  • 1995
    Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School
    1995

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Dr. Nicholas' Reviews

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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Great River Medical Center

West Burlington, IA

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