Dr. Lawrence Nichols, MD

Dr. Lawrence Nichols, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 82
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lawrence Nichols, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in La Palma, CA. He is 82 years old and has been practicing for 49 years.

5471 La Palma Ave Ste 202

La Palma, CA 90623

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 86% of peers
Skin Infections
high
more than 86% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Nichols does not have any board certifications listed.

23

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hair Loss
  • Keloid Scar
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Scabies
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Warts
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Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

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

  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Va Long Beach Hlthcare Sys
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Nichols has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Nichols has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nichols' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nichols to family and friends
4.0
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Nichols' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Long Beach, CA |
Dr. Nicholas is the most caring doctor ever. He listens and really looks at your overall health and how it is contributing to your problems. I will be sad when he retires. They don't make doctors like this anymore. :(
in Downey, CA |
He knew exactly what was wrong with my skin. Patient and very knowledgeable.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Nichols accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Nichols has admitting privileges

La Palma Intercommunity Hospital
7901 Walker St
La Palma, CA 90623
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