Dr. Daniel Nicholson, MD

Dr. Daniel Nicholson, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine  ·  
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Age 39
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Dr. Daniel Nicholson, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Emory Univ Sch Of Med in 2006 and specializes in orthopedic sports medicine, adult orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

5673 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Ste 825

Atlanta, GA 30342

Contact Information

(404) 255-5595

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

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
Joint Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholson treats Joint Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Nicholson treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Knee Sprain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholson treats Knee Sprain more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Nicholson treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholson treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Nicholson treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Knee Pain

Dr. Nicholson's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
ACL Surgery
Adhesive Capsulitis
Adult Reconstructive Surgery
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Disorders
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Fracture Repair
Ankle Injury
Ankle Instability
Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
Ankle Ligament Rupture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankle Surgery
Arm Surgery
Arthritic Knee Reconstruction
Arthritic Shoulder Reconstruction
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Glenoid Labrum Repair
Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Arthroscopic Surgery
Arthroscopic Surgery Reconstruction
Back Pain
Bi-Compartmental Knee Replacement
Bone and Joint Repair
Bone and Joint Replacement
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Casting
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Clavicle Fracture
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Joint Disease in the Shoulder
Difficulty With Walking
Dislocated Joint
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Disorders
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
Elbow Surgery
Employment Physical Examination
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Extracorporeal Shockwave
Femur Fracture
Fluoroscopy
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Conditions
Foot Deformities
Foot Fracture
Foot Injuries
Foot Sprain
Foot Surgery
Fracture
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
Gait Abnormality
Gait Analysis
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Repair
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hand Surgery
Hardware Removal
Heel Spur
Hip Arthroscopy
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Pointer Injuries
Hip Replacement
Hip Resurfacing
Hip Sprain
Hip Surgery
Industrial Injury
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Joint Reconstruction Surgery
Joint Replacement, Robotic-Assisted
Joint Surgery
Joint X-Ray
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Cartilage Repair
Knee Debridement
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Injuries
Knee Ligament Reconstruction
Knee Osteotomy
Knee Replacement
Knee Resurfacing
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Knee Tendon Repair
Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Meniscus Repair
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Ligament Reconstruction
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Medial Meniscus Repair
Meniscus Surgery
Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery
Muscle Diseases
Musculoskeletal Tumor Surgery
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Reconstruction
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Occupational Injuries
Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Hip Fracture
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteomyelitis
Osteoporosis
Osteotomy
Partial Knee Replacement
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Reconstructive Surgery
Removal of Bone Spur
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Injuries
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Reconstruction
Shoulder Replacement
Shoulder Stabilizations
Shoulder Surgery
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Splinting
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Sports Injuries
Sports Medicine Related Procedures
Sports Medicine Surgery
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Tendon and Bursa Injection
Tendon Disorders
Tendon Repair
Tendon Surgery
Tendonitis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Total Joint Replacement
Total Knee Replacement
Total Shoulder Replacement
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Trigger Point Therapy
Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
Upper Extremity Reconstruction
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Worker's Compensation Evaluations
Work-Related Injuries
Wound Care and Management
Wrist Disorders
X-Ray

About Me

Taking time to listen to patients helps me understand their injury and determine the best plan for helping them.  I take the time to review X-rays, MRIs and other test results to ensure patients are well informed about their ...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Rehabilitation Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Anatomic & Clinical Pathology

Education

Baylor College Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Northwestern University
Residency Hospital
2006
Emory Univ Sch Of Med
Medical School
2006

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nicholson

4.6

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1 Star
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I had a very positive experience with Dr. Nicholson as my surgeon. He was honest with me regarding treatment options including non-surgical. After beginning with the more conservative route with no improvement, he and his team were supportive of my desire to explore the surgical route. I am now 4...Read More
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I had a bad fall and broke my right kneecap. Dr. Nicholson saw me right away after my accident., and he performed the surgery in less than a week. He was honest with me about my recovery, took time to explain the recovery process, and he answered every question that I had about what to expect...Read More
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I saw Dr. Nicholson for my knee and was so impressed with him & his staff! Thanks to everyone at Perimeter Ortho for all of your help. What a pleasant experience; everyone was so nice and I got in and out quick! Thanks again!
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Wonderful bed side manor and knowledgeable
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Dr. N and the entire office is wonderful to work with, including PT. He is extremely bright and thorough, highly recommend.
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Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
Humana
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Preferred PPO
Medicaid
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
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