Dr. Peter Nicholas, MD

Dr. Peter Nicholas, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Peter Nicholas, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Reading, PA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

2760 Century Blvd Ste 3

Reading, PA 19610

Contact Information

(610) 375-4251

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 98% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

70  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Reading Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Tufts Nemc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Nicholas' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nicholas

4.1

Based on 13 reviews

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Listens and really cares. Spends time with you.
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Dr. Nicholas is an amazing diagnostician. He is always very kind and professional, as is his nurse, Karen. He is an excellent listener who always gives you the necessary time.
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My daughter, a nurse practitioner, took time off from work and drove 260 miles from New York State to bring me to this appt. When I described my mobility symptoms to Dr Nicholas, he did not examine me, but said "What do you expect for an old guy"? We could have stayed home, and my daughter could...Read More
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After seeing me for approx 14 years, more than 50 office visits, Dr. Borofsky withdrew pain medication and told me to see psychologist. Spent time gossiping about me, his patient, acting like a prepubecent boy. Zero on professionalism. Massive Zero after treating me for 14 years yet refusing...Read More
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