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Dr. Craig Nicholson, MD

Urology •  Male • Age 51

  
Dr. Nicholson

Kettering Health Network Urology

1258 Bellefontaine St Wapakoneta, OH 45895
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(419) 739-1980

Dr. Craig Nicholson, MD is an urology specialist in Wapakoneta, OH and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from New York Med Coll in 2001 and specializes in urology.


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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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  • Practices at top hospital Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ See hospitals

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(419) 739-1980

Dr. Nicholson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareSource
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Frontpath Health Coalition
Golden Rule
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
HealthPartners
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Mutual of Omaha
NGS CoreSource
Paramount
Planned Administration Inc
Thrivent Financial
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Dr. Nicholson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholson treats Ureteral Stricture or Kinking more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nicholson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholson performs Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nicholson performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholson performs TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nicholson performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nicholson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureterovesical Junction
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroplasty With Repair of Bladder Neck With Robotic Assistance
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Male Infertility
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Partial Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Penile Implants
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Peyronie's Disease Injection Therapy
  • Polyuria
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cyst
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Prostatitis
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sperm Abnormalities
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Testicular Implants
  • Total Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Ureteroneocystostomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Bladder Reconstruction With Robotic Assistance
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urostomy
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

Dr. Nicholson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nicholson

4.7

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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He saved my life. Great surgeon
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Dr. Nicholson performed a radical prostatectomy on me two years ago. Everything went very well just as he said it would. I am very satisfied with him, his staff, and their overall professionalism.
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He did my prostatectomy. Great job. Thank you
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Dr Nicholson came in on a Saturday to help me. My world went from misery to peace. I am forever grateful for his skills and dedication to help anyone.
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I have know Dr. Nicholson for many years now and not only has he treated me but many members of my family. He is always caring and takes time to help us understand the process.
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Very disappointed. After my TURP procedure, I was unable to get in touch with him for follow-up questions. The results were not as expected.
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Dr. Nicholson took the time to ensure that our family understood the surgery and the treatments I would be receiving.
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About Me

"To me medicine is more of a calling rather than a job. It is my goal to practice cutting-edge Urology and to continue to study and learn new techniques to remain at the top of my field. I do this so that I can take care of every one of my patients t...

Specialties

  • Urology

Board Certifications

Education

2008
University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
Fellowship Hospital
2007
University Of Rochester Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2003
Univeristy Of Rochester Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2001
New York Med Coll
Medical School
1997
Brigham Young Univeristy
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Korean
  • English

Awards

Locations

Kettering Health Network Urology

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)