Dr. Francis Nichols, MD

Cardiothoracic SurgeryMaleAge 62

Dr. Nichols
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90 Prospect Ave Ste 1d Hackensack, NJ 07601

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Dr. Francis Nichols, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Nichols has more experience with Thoracic Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine medical school in 1984. He is affiliated with Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Nichols to book an appointment.


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Good Morning Dr. Nichols ........ this is Alec Marshall I would recommend you in a second you are a top notch surgeon thank you for saving my life , I cant thank you enough Doc ............ and Dr. Tom you are also Top Notch I cant thank you guys enough, I have told everyone I know and I would recommend Mayo Clinic and you both anytime and if there is anything I can help you with consider it done . I totally trust you both and thank you for what you do everyday.
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Dr. Francis Nichols, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Nichols...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1992
Mayo Grad School
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Mayo Grad School
Residency Hospital
1984
Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Dr. Nichols frequently treats Thoracic Surgery. See all practice areas where Dr. Nichols specializes.

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Dr. Nichols' office is located at 90 Prospect Ave Ste 1d, Hackensack, NJ 07601. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Nichols

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Nichols treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Nichols treats other conditions, please contact the office at (201) 343-3433.

Thoracic Surgery

Thoracic surgery is a subspecialty of general surgery that focuses on surgical treatment of conditions affecting the chest, including the heart, lungs, trachea, esophagus, diaphragm and chest wall.Compare with other Thoracic Surgery specialists.

Dr. Nichols typically treats 75% more often than similar doctors

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Treatments
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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Dr. Nichols' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Nichols accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Hackensack Office90 Prospect Ave Ste 1d Hackensack, NJ 07601
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