Dr. Heidi Nicola, MD

Dr. Heidi Nicola, MD

Bariatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
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Dr. Heidi Nicola, MD is a bariatric medicine specialist in Downers Grove, IL and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Alexandria University in 2002 and specializes in bariatric medicine.

3825 Highland Ave Ste 5B

Downers Grove, IL 60515

Contact Information

(630) 963-9667

Insurance Accepted

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

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Nicola's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Paracentesis
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Acne
Arterial Line Insertion
Arthrocentesis
Bursa Injection
Central Line Insertion
Cryosurgery
Cryotherapy for Warts
Lumbar Puncture
Pap Smear
Skin Biopsy
Skin Screenings

About Me

Biography

Dr. Heidi Nicola, MD is a bariatric medicine specialist in Downers Grove, IL and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Alexandria University in 2002 and specializes in bariatric medicine.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2011
    Uic
    Residency Hospital
    2011
  • 2009
    Uic
    Internship Hospital
    2009
  • 2002
    Alexandria University
    Medical School
    2002

Awards

Media & Publications

  • "Recession effect on your Kidney." American Medical Association,
  • "Maintenance of Remission with Adalimumab Monotherapy." Intestinal Behcet's Disease. Inflammatory Bowel Disease, January 2009, Volume 15 Issue 12, 2009

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Worst doctor I ever saw. Spent all of 3 minutes with me and misdiagnosed me. When I tried to explain to her how she was misunderstanding, she would not listen. With me she did not have a clear understanding of the United States standard of practices. There are certain DSM criteria that...Read More
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This doctor has a YouTube video where she states that working with patients is a collaborative effort. In my opinion this is a lie. I have been yelled at by her during three of my visits, with the last one being the final straw. It's demeaning. I do not like to be yelled at. I do not like my...Read More
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i saw her 3 times.each time she was argumentative. each time she dismissed my complaints.ignorantly telling me kidneys cant hurt.dismissed short of breath as allergies turned out to be copd 3rd stage.she is inexperienced and seems to dismiss complaints because she may not know what to do.
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