Dr. Robert Nickerson, MD

Dr. Robert Nickerson, MD

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Age 55
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Dr. Robert Nickerson, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

740 S Limestone Ste D136

Lexington, KY 40536

Contact Information

(859) 257-3573

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Dr. Nickerson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Pain
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nickerson treats Chronic Pain more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Nickerson treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nickerson treats Fibromyalgia more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Nickerson treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Low Back Pain
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nickerson treats Low Back Pain more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Nickerson treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Nickerson's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Hand Conditions
Hip Pointer Injuries
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Sternum Fracture
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Nickerson, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • University Of Ky Hospital Chandler Mc
    Residency Hospital
  • 1989
    Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1989

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Dr Nickerson takes the time to discuss provide options and allow the patient to be active in every aspect of care he provides. His staff assistant is comprehensive and caring to patients needs. Never have I experienced a rush or attitude in any way. Soooo appreciated
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wonderful doctor! takes time with patients, listens carefully, friendly, professional, courteous and knowledgeable. very satisfied with the care I've received from everyone in his office.
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
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Sagamore Health Network
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