Dr. Robert Nickelson, MD

Dr. Robert Nickelson, MD

Hematology & Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Robert Nickelson, MD is a hematology & oncology specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from LA STATE UNIV SCH OF MED IN SHREVEPORT in 1980 and specializes in hematology & oncology.

2600 Kings Hwy Ste 340

Shreveport, LA 71103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Best Life & Health Insurance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Nickelson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology

2  Board Certifications

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

81  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • LA STATE UNIV SCH OF MED IN SHREVEPORT
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nickelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nickelson's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nickelson to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Nickelson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Very genuine and truly cares for you as his patient. Takes his time and answer all of my questions, and I tend to ask a lot of questions. I don't have one negative thing to say about him nor his staff.
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Personable and to the point. He walked me through every step and answered all questions. I highly recommend Dr. Nickelson.
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