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Dr. Christopher Nicholson, MD

Orthopedic Surgery ·  Male · Age 46

Dr. Nicholson

Optim Orthopedics

101 W Mulberry Blvd Ste 140 Pooler, GA 31322

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Dr. Christopher Nicholson, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Pooler, GA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1999 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic foot & ankle surgery.


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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nicholson

4.4

Based on 46 reviews

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Easy and convenient. The Dr was thorough and asked related questions. Only concern was taking X-rays when I brought an MRI.
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I have always had a positive experience when I have appointments with Dr. Nicholson.He cares about the patient .
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I was very nervous and scared. Dr. Nicholson was very patient and encouraging. He eased my fears and made the experience great. Highly recommend!
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Dr. Nicholson is an excellent doctor. He is extremely knowledgeable and so is his staff. They are all compassionate and kind. You never feel like you inconvenience them.
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Very pleasant and compassionate about his work.
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Had foot surgery. Dr. Nicholson kept me very informed before and after surgery. Trust him explicitly
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Dr. Nicholson is a compassionate doctor. He is very knowledgeable and thorough. He takes time to listen and answer questions. I highly recommend him.
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DR.Nicholson,has been great.went to see him a few time,before i gave into the surgery I needed.He made sure I understood what having the surgery would mean for me.He has been patient with me,even called me at home when I had a concern.
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Always professional and quick. Treated my fractured ankle. Great office staff also
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About Me

Care Philosophy

At Optim Orthopedics, we know you're not yourself when even just one part of you is hurt. Because in orthopedics, everything is connected: bones, joints, ligaments, and cartilage. We're connected too. Our doctors cover every bone in the body and we work together as a team for our patients. We call our approach - Combined Strength, and we use it to get you back to you.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2006
Orthocarolina
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Ohio State University
Residency Hospital
2005
Ohio State University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1999
Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
Medical School
American Board Of Orthopaedic Surgery
2006
2005
2005
1999

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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Nicholson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholson performs Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Nicholson performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholson performs Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Nicholson performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Midfoot Fracture/Dislocation Surgery
Plantar Fasciitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholson treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Nicholson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Nicholson's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture