Dr. Jennifer Nichols, MD

Dr. Jennifer Nichols, MD

NeurologyFemaleAge 33

Accepting new patients

Dr. Jennifer Nichols, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. She is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Nichols to book an appointment.

Locations

Mount Lebanon Internal Medicine

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(630) 326-4436
UPMC General Internal Medicine, Oakland200 Lothrop St # 713 Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group

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(630) 326-4436
Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group25 N Winfield Rd Ste 432 Winfield, IL 60190
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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Nichols is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital Winfield, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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Dr. Nichols' Reviews

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    Very efficient and thorough. Very helpful.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    What could be improved
    No results
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    Very easy to talk to. Listens and answered all my questions. Gave me great tips for my medication to improve quality of life. Would recommend without reservation.
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    Experience
    Background

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    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Pennsylvania
    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. Nichols' Top Procedures and Conditions

    Treatment Frequency
    All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    normal
    normal

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Nichols treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 47% of her peers

    Dr. Nichols treats this condition more than 47% of her peers

    Alzheimer's Disease
    may treat

    Our data suggests Dr. Nichols may treat this condition. Please call to confirm.

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    Ataxia
    normal
    normal

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Nichols treats Ataxia more than 52% of her peers

    Dr. Nichols treats this condition more than 52% of her peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Ataxia With Fasciculations
    • Ataxia With Vitamin E Deficiency
    • Ataxia, Hereditary, Autosomal Dominant
    • Ataxia, Spastic, 3, Autosomal Recessive
    • Cerebellar Ataxia
    • Episodic Ataxia
    • Friedreich's Ataxia
    • Gluten Ataxia
    • Optic Ataxia
    • Sensory Ataxia
    • Spinocerebellar Ataxia
    • Spinocerebellar Ataxia With Axonal Neuropathy, Type 2
    • Spinocerebellar Ataxia, Autosomal Recessive, With Axonal Neuropathy
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    Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    may treat

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    Cerebral Palsy
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    Cerebrovascular Disease
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    Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
    may treat

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    Deep Brain Stimulation
    performs

    Dr. Nichols has indicated that she performs this procedure.

    Dementia
    may treat

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    Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    may treat

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    Difficulty With Walking
    normal
    normal

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Nichols treats Difficulty With Walking more than 72% of her peers

    Dr. Nichols treats this condition more than 72% of her peers

    Diplopia
    may treat

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    Dystonia
    normal
    normal

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Nichols treats Dystonia more than 80% of her peers

    Dr. Nichols treats this condition more than 80% of her peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Cerebral Palsy Dystonia
    • Cervical Dystonia
    • Cranial Dystonia
    • Dopamine Responsive Dystonia
    • Dystonia 13, Torsion, Autosomal Dominant
    • Dystonia 15, Myoclonic
    • Dystonia 3, Torsion, X - Linked
    • Dystonia 6, Torsion
    • Dystonia 7, Torsion
    • Dystonia Musculorum Deformans, Type 1
    • Dystonia Musculorum Deformans, Type 2
    • Dystonia Plus
    • Dystonia With Cerebellar Atrophy
    • Dystonia, Focal, Task-Specific (FTSD)
    • Focal Dystonia
    • Jaw Dystonia
    • Juvenile-Onset Dystonia
    • Limb Dystonia
    • Metobolic Dystonia
    • Multifocal Dystonia
    • Myoclonic Dystonia
    • Oromandibular Dystonia (OMB)
    • Primary Dystonias
    • Secondary Dystonias
    • Segmental Dystonia
    • Tardive Dystonia
    • Torsion Dystonia
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    Essential Tremor
    normal
    normal

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Nichols treats Essential Tremor more than 88% of her peers

    Dr. Nichols treats this condition more than 88% of her peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Benign Essential Tremor
    Gait Abnormality
    normal
    normal

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Nichols treats Gait Abnormality more than 71% of her peers

    Dr. Nichols treats this condition more than 71% of her peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Antalgic Gait
    • Myopathic Gait
    • Scissoring Gait
    • Spastic Gait
    • Steepage Gait
    Headache
    normal
    normal

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Nichols treats Headache more than 56% of her peers

    Dr. Nichols treats this condition more than 56% of her peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Benign Exertional Headache
    • Benign Sex Headache
    • Cervicogenic Headache
    • Chronic Headache
    • Chronic Tension-Type Headache
    • Cluster Headache
    • Cough Headache
    • Drug Rebound Headache
    • Headaches (Shunt Related)
    • Hypertension Headache
    • Icepick Headache
    • Lower Half Headache
    • Mild Headache
    • Muscle Contraction Headache
    • Post-Traumatic Headache
    • Psychogenic Headache
    • Recurrent Headache
    • Severe Headache
    • Tension Headache
    • Vascular Headache
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    Herniated Disc
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    Huntington's Disease
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    Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
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    Intervertebral Disc Disease
    may treat

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    Low Back Pain
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    Migraine
    may treat

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    Movement Disorder Surgery for Dystonia
    performs

    Dr. Nichols has indicated that she performs this procedure.

    Movement Disorder Surgery for Essential Tremor
    performs

    Dr. Nichols has indicated that she performs this procedure.

    Movement Disorder Surgery for Parkinson's Disease
    performs

    Dr. Nichols has indicated that she performs this procedure.

    Myoclonus
    normal
    normal

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Nichols treats Myoclonus more than 68% of her peers

    Dr. Nichols treats this condition more than 68% of her peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Opsoclonus Myoclonus
    Nerve Conduction Studies
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    Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
    normal
    normal

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Nichols performs Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation more than 62% of her peers

    Dr. Nichols performs this procedure more than 62% of her peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Botox® for Migraine Treatment
    • Botox® for the Bladder
    Parkinson's Disease
    high
    high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Nichols treats Parkinson's Disease more than 92% of her peers

    Dr. Nichols treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Idiopathic Parkinson's Disease
    • Juvenile Parkinson's Disease
    • Parkinson Disease 10 (Park10)
    • Parkinson Disease 11 (Park11)
    • Parkinson Disease 12 (Park12)
    • Parkinson Disease 13 (Park13)
    • Parkinson Disease 2, Autosomal Recessive Juvenile (Park2)
    • Parkinson Disease 3, Autosomal Dominant Lewy Body (Park3)
    • Parkinson Disease 4, Autosomal Dominant Lewy Body (Park4)
    • Parkinson Disease 5 (Park5)
    • Parkinson Disease 6 (Park6)
    • Parkinson Disease 7 (Park7)
    • Parkinson Disease 8 (Park8)
    • Parkinson Disease 9 (Park9)
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    Parkinsonism
    may treat

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    Polyneuropathy
    may treat

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    Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
    normal
    normal

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Nichols treats Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) more than 86% of her peers

    Dr. Nichols treats this condition more than 86% of her peers

    Restless Leg Syndrome
    normal
    normal

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Nichols treats Restless Leg Syndrome more than 19% of her peers

    Dr. Nichols treats this condition more than 19% of her peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Primary Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Secondary Restless Leg Syndrome
    Seizure Disorders
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    Sleep Apnea
    may treat

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    Stroke
    may treat

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    Syncope
    may treat

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    Tardive Dyskinesia
    treats

    Dr. Nichols has indicated that she treats this condition.

    Tension Headache
    normal
    normal

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Nichols treats Tension Headache more than 33% of her peers

    Dr. Nichols treats this condition more than 33% of her peers

    Tic Disorders
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    Tourette's Syndrome
    may treat

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    Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    may treat

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    Tremor
    normal
    normal

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Nichols treats Tremor more than 76% of her peers

    Dr. Nichols treats this condition more than 76% of her peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Asterixis (Flapping Tremor)
    • Benign Essential Tremor
    • Essential Tremor
    • Medication-Induced Postural Tremor
    • Orthostatic Tremor
    • Primary Orthostatic Tremor
    • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 1
    • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 2
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    Vertigo
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    Dr. Nichols' conditions and procedures:

    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Ataxia
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
    • Deep Brain Stimulation
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Diplopia
    • Dystonia
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Herniated Disc
    • Huntington's Disease
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Low Back Pain
    • Migraine
    • Movement Disorder Surgery for Dystonia
    • Movement Disorder Surgery for Essential Tremor
    • Movement Disorder Surgery for Parkinson's Disease
    • Myoclonus
    • Nerve Conduction Studies
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Parkinsonism
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Tardive Dyskinesia
    • Tension Headache
    • Tic Disorders
    • Tourette's Syndrome
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Vertigo

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    Dr. Nichols accepts the following insurance:

    Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
    Anthem
    National (BlueCard) PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield
    CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthyBlue 2.0
    HealthyBlue Advantage
    Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
    Cigna-HealthSpring
    Cofinity
    Coventry Health Care
    First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Galaxy Health Network
    HealthLink
    HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
    Interplan Health Group
    HFN
    Humana
    Medicaid
    Meridian Health Plan
    MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
    Tricare
    UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

    About Me

    Care Philosophy

    I aim to empower my patients with knowledge about their diagnosis and treatment options, and then partner with them to create individualized and effective...Read more

    Biography

    Clinical Interests

    Parkinson's disease, atypical parkinsonism, dystonia, essential tremor, Huntington's disease, tics, tardive syndromes, deep...
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    Specialties

    • Neurology
    • Neurological Movement Disorders

    Board Certifications

    Education

    Oregon Health And Science University
    Fellowship Hospital

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How can I make an appointment with Dr. Jennifer Nichols, MD?

    Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (630) 326-4436, and for other questions, call (412) 692-4700.

    Does Dr. Jennifer Nichols, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Nichols has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Is Dr. Jennifer Nichols, MD accepting new patients?

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    What are Dr. Jennifer Nichols, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Nichols frequently treats Parkinson's Disease, Essential Tremor, and Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Nichols treats.

    Where is Dr. Jennifer Nichols, MD's office located?

    Dr. Nichols' office is located at 200 Lothrop St # 713, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Nichols is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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    Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital

    Winfield, IL

    83% Patient experience rating, 14% higher than the national average

    10 Awards Received