Dr. Frederic Nicola, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(35)
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Dr. Frederic Nicola, MD
Dr. Frederic Nicola, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Marina Del Rey, CA. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 40 years. Dr. Nicola is affiliated with Marina Del Rey Hospital and Cedars - Sinai Medical Center.

13160 Mindanao Way Ste 325

Marina Del Rey, CA 90292

Contact Information
Dr. Frederic Nicola, MD

Dr. Frederic Nicola, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Motion Picture Industry Health Plan
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

cartilage restorationa athletic and arthritic disorders
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Dr. Nicola's Experience

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Dr. Nicola's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
66

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Articular Cartilage Repair
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • U.C.L.A.
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • UCLA Center Health Scis
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • UCLA Center Health Scis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • John's Hopkins U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nicola has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Nicola's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nicola to family and friends
4.5
based on 35 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Nicola's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Santa Monica, CA |
Very personable and knowledgeable.
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Dr. Nicola accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Advantage
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Choice
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice POS II
    Choice PPO
    Elect Choice
    Open Choice
    Open Choice POS
    Open Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Anthem Blue Cross PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna POS
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
    Network Open Access
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Health Net
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Choice PPO
    Tricare
  • Medicare
    Medicare of California PPO
  • Motion Picture Industry Health Plan
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan Admar PPO
    MultiPlan Formost PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
    MultiPlan Wellmark PPO
    PHCS Network POS
    PHCS Network PPO
    PHCS Open Access PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Choice Plus PPO
    Empire Plan
    Golden Rule POS
    Golden Rule PPO
    Medicaid
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    PacifiCare California POS
    PacifiCare California PPO
    PacifiCare PPO
    United Healthcare
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Nicola has admitting privileges

Cedars - Sinai Medical Center
8700 Beverly Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90048
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Marina Del Rey Hospital
4650 Lincoln Blvd
Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
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