Dr. Michael Nicholas, DO

Cardiology •  Male • Age 67
  
Dr. Nicholas

Cardio Specialists Group LTD

2150 Gettler St Ste 400 Dyer, IN 46311

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(219) 865-0893

Dr. Michael Nicholas, DO is a Cardiology Specialist in Dyer, IN. Dr. Nicholas has more experience with Interventional Cardiology, Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, and Cardiac Care than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Community Hospital and Franciscan Health Crown Point. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Nicholas to book an appointment.


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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Dr. Nicholas accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced Blue Access-IN PPO
Blue Access-IN
Blue Preferred --IN HMO
Blue Preferred --IN POS
Blue Preferred Plus-IN POS
Blue Preferred-IN HMO
Blue Traditional-IN
Bronze Blue Access Plus w/HSA-IN PPO
Bronze Blue Access w/HSA-IN PPO
Bronze Blue Access-IN PPO
Bronze Blue Access-IN PPO Plus
Bronze HealthSync w/HSA-IN HMO
Bronze HealthSync with H.S.A-IN POS
Bronze HealthSync-IN HMO
Catastrophic Pathway-IN
Franciscan Alliance Tiered-IN
Gold Blue Access w/HSA-IN PPO
Gold Blue Access w/HSA-IN PPO Plus
Gold Blue Access-IN PPO
Gold Blue Access-IN PPO Plus
Gold HealthSync w/HSA-IN HMO
Gold HealthSync-IN HMO
HealthSync (Select Network)-IN
HealthSync Options-IN POS
HealthSync-IN
HealthSync-IN HMO
HealthSync-IN POS
Healthy Indiana Plan PPO
Lumenos Plans-IN
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway-IN HMO-POS
Platinum Blue Access-IN PPO
Silver Blue Access w/HSA-IN PPO
Silver Blue Access w/HSA-IN PPO Plus
Silver Blue Access-IN PPO
Silver Blue Access-IN PPO Plus
Silver HealthSync w/HSA-IN HMO
Silver HealthSync-IN HMO
The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-IN
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Nicholas

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Nicholas treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Nicholas treats other conditions, please contact the office at (219) 865-0893.

Interventional Cardiology

Interventional cardiologists specialize in catheter-based treatment of heart diseases through procedures such as cardiac catheterization, impella devices, and stent placement.Compare with other Interventional Cardiology specialists.

Typically treats 84% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholas performs Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography) more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Nicholas performs this procedure more than 96% of their peers

Peripheral Artery Catheterization
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholas performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Nicholas performs this procedure more than 91% of their peers

Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholas performs Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent more than 65% of their peers

Dr. Nicholas performs this procedure more than 65% of their peers

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 73% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Mitral Valve Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholas treats Mitral Valve Disease more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Nicholas treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Heart Murmur
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholas treats Heart Murmur more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Nicholas treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

Aortic Valve Regurgitation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholas treats Aortic Valve Regurgitation more than 76% of their peers

Dr. Nicholas treats this condition more than 76% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 70% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 23 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholas treats Hypertension more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Nicholas treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholas treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Nicholas treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nicholas treats Heart Disease more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Nicholas treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

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Dr. Nicholas' conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Hypertension

Dr. Nicholas' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nicholas

4.1

Based on 9 ratings

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr Nicholas has wonderful calming bed-side manner, is very knowledgable, and can explain medical issues in terms that non-medical people can understand. He is truly a people doctor.
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Biography

Dr. Michael Nicholas, DO is a Cardiology Specialist in Dyer, IN. Dr. Nicholas has more experience with Interventional Cardiology, Adult Congenital Cardiac...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

Chicago Osteo Hosps And M C
Residency Hospital
Sun Coast Hospital
Residency Hospital
Sun Coast Hospital
Internship Hospital

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Locations

Cardio Specialists Group LTD

Cardio Specialists Group LTD2150 Gettler St Ste 400 Dyer, IN 46311
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Community Hospital

Munster, IN

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

Franciscan Health Crown Point

Crown Point, IN

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Franciscan Health Hammond

Hammond, IN

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital

Winfield, IL

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

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2021, 2020)
  • Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020)
  • Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
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