Dr. Christopher Nichols, MD

Dr. Christopher Nichols, MD

Vascular Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Christopher Nichols, MD is a vascular neurology specialist in Littleton, CO and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Drexel University College of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in vascular neurology, cerebrovascular disorders, and more.

7780 S Broadway Ste 500

Littleton, CO 80122

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Nichols performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Migraine
very high
more than 94% of peers
Concussion
very high
more than 89% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Nichols's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nichols ""At Colorado Neurovascular Specialists, we take a patient-centered approach to care. Sophisticated diagnostic techniques, a full range of treatment options, state-of-the-art technology and excellent follow-up care all create a synergy that results in the best possible outcomes for patients. Care is delivered in a compassionate, family-involved environment where education and support are top priorities. ""

9  Specialties

  • Vascular Neurology
  • Adult Neurology
  • Brain Aneurysms
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology
  • Interventional Neuroradiology
  • Neurology
  • Neuroradiology
  • Teleneurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

77  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dural Arteriovenous Fistulas
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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17  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.

Education

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nichols has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nichols' Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nichols to family and friends
9 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Nichols' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Rachal is rude and was arguing with me on the phone. It took 2 weeks to get an answer about my test results and Dr. Nichols didn't bother calling me back personally even after convening a conference about me. Dr. Nichols didn't seem to care that I've already seen a neurologist.
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This was a followup visit after an ER visit. Dr Nichols showed me the scans that were taken and explained everything thoroughly. I felt informed and comfortable upon leaving his office.
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He does not get back with patients with test results that he orders. I have been waiting over 3 weeks for the results on. Brain MRI for an aneurysm. All his incompetent nurse can tell me is if it came back bad he would have gotten a call from someone. When asked if he did get a call, she said...more
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I was very happy with the procedure, what I'm not happy with is how rude the office staff is especially his nurse. I called for recommendations of what I can take for my headaches. I can't take aspirin and was told that if I needed anything else go have a expensive trip to the emergency room. All...more
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Great experience! The caring and attention was amazing!
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