Dr. Philip Nicol, MD

Dr. Philip Nicol, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
68 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Philip Nicol, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Murrells Inlet, SC and has been practicing for 39 years. He specializes in internal medicine and diabetes medicine.

Tidelands Diabetes Center

11891 Plaza Dr

Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
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Insurance Accepted

  • Absolute Total Care
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Diabetes Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

212  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Kings College London
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Lemuel Shattuck Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • New Hanover Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nicol has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nicol's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nicol to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Nicol's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

The nursing staff is wonderful reception can be a bit rude. Office is a bit dirty and wait times can be long and don’t show up a min late for your appointment they will make you reschedule. Dr. Nicol treats the illness not the patient very inpersonal I would not recommend him but he is the only...more
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Most of Dr. Nicol's staff is friendly and polite, but the one named Joy needs to have a course in customer/patient relations! She can be extremely rude at times and acts like you are bothering her if you ask a simple question. I know she has been there along time, I've been a patient along time...more
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