Dr. Gary Nickel, MD

Dr. Gary Nickel, MD

Hospital Medicine  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. Gary Nickel, MD is a hospital medicine specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Wake Forest Univ Sch Of Med in 1977 and specializes in hospital medicine and obstetrics & gynecology.

1717 S J St

Tacoma, WA 98405

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Nickel's Experience

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Dr. Nickel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Hospital Medicine
  • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Hospital Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

27  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breech Position
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy

10  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • C-Section
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Wake Forest Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Madigan Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Madigan Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nickel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nickel's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nickel to family and friends
14 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Nickel'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
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