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Don Weber Nicholson, OD

Optometry
Accepts New Patients
portal
About

Dr. Nicholson earned his optometry degree from Northeastern State University, College of Optometry in Tahlequah, OK.

 

He later finished further education at the University of Houston College of Optometry completing the Concentrated Ocular Therapeutics Course and the Glaucoma Specialist Course.

 

Dr. Nicholson is married and has two children, one a graduate of Texas A&M University and one in the class of 2019. In his free time, he enjoys yardwork, hiking and fishing. 



LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenChildren (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - College Station
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
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Aetna - Choice POS II
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Aetna - Elect Choice
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Aetna - Health Network Only
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Aetna - Health Network Option
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Select
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Aetna - Open Choice PPO
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
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Aetna - US Access
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
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Humana - National POS
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PHCS/OPTUM - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
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Scott & White Health Plan - 2018 SeniorCare (Cost) Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - 2018 Vital Traditions Medicare Advantage Network (HMO)
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - RightCare STAR Medicaid Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Superior Vision - Superior Vision
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Texas Medicaid & Healthcare Partnership (TMHP) - TMHP Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)
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Texas Medicaid & Healthcare Partnership (TMHP) - TMHP Medicaid
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Tricare - Tricare Extra
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Tricare - Tricare Prime
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Tricare - Tricare Select
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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - CHIP
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - Options PPO
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
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UnitedHealth - Select +
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - STAR
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UnitedHealth - STAR Kids
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UnitedHealth - STAR+PLUS
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UnitedHealth - UHC West Signature Value Gated HMO
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Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Education: OD, Northeastern State University (1990)
  • Residency: Optometry, Triad Eye Medical Clinic (1991)
  • Internship: Optometry, Triad Eye Medical Clinic (1991)
Certifications
  • Optometry - American Board of Optometry
Reviews(300)
Overall: 4.7*
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Jun 14, 2019
Dr. Nicholson is friendly and professional. I not only would but have recommended him to all of my friends and colleagues.
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Jun 12, 2019
very productive
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Jun 11, 2019
good experience
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Jun 7, 2019
Dr. Nicholson and staff are always so respectful and prompt.
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Jun 4, 2019
Dr Nicholson was very friendly and took tim explaining the situation with my eyes. His assistant was wonderful. she came in and explain exactly what she was going to do and even had a conversation with me and made me really feel comfortable being there.
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May 31, 2019
wonderful folks
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May 30, 2019
Good
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May 29, 2019
Excellent care and manner/
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May 28, 2019
Everything was done in a professional manner and I was totally satisfied with the great service. Thanks
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May 23, 2019
excellent
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May 21, 2019
very timely and well done.
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May 21, 2019
very good
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May 21, 2019
Dr Nicholson is super conscientious. Every time I see him hes great! give him a raise and keep him in our community!
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May 16, 2019
Very good.
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May 15, 2019
Shows great concern and skill
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May 14, 2019
Good service, thnx and nice day!
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May 13, 2019
great provider.
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May 10, 2019
fantastic, my eye problem began to clear up in 2 days
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May 9, 2019
Dr. Nicholson has been a part of my care team since I moved to College Station in 2003. He does a great job.
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May 9, 2019
it\'s was good and everything explained very well
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May 9, 2019
love Scott& White , clean, friendly, great doctors that genuinely care about their patients. Thank you for coming to college Station, Tx.
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May 7, 2019
great!
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May 2, 2019
Professional, caring & friendly provider !!
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Apr 27, 2019
Good
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Apr 26, 2019
I was very satisfied with my experience with Dr Nicholson and his staff.
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Apr 25, 2019
Dr. Nicholson is a kind, compassionate, & caring eye doctor. He explains everything very clearly & answers any & all of my questions.
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Apr 23, 2019
Have seen Dr. Nicholson for routine eye care for years
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Apr 22, 2019
The nurse was funny and comforting, and the Dr eased my concerns. Very friendly and down to earth
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Apr 20, 2019
always helpful
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Apr 12, 2019
He was knowledgeable, thorough, efficient, kind, courteous. I was totally satisfied. A+++++ :-)
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Apr 9, 2019
The provider was very friendly, made an effort to get to know me, and was caring/compassionate. Made for an overall very pleasant and comfortable experience!
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Apr 4, 2019
very efficient, very professional. got the exact appointment time I was looking for. everyone was very friendly and helpful.
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Apr 2, 2019
Very good Doctor,Caring and pleasant.Knowledgable of his medical duties.
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Mar 31, 2019
always polite and easy to talk to
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Mar 28, 2019
Dr. Nicholson is very thorough in making certain that he reviews my past tests with my current tests. He answers all my questions and is thoroughly knowledgeable about my condition. I am very fortunate to have Dr Nicholson as my provider of care.
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Mar 28, 2019
He was nice and when I asked a question he explained it.
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Mar 26, 2019
Many years of use.
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Mar 26, 2019
Dr. Nicholson was very personable and conducted his examination very thoroughly; letting me know I had minor cataracts on both eyes and a tiny spot on my left eye (freckle) that I did not previously know about. The staff prior to Dr. Nicholson was also very thorough in preparing for his exam.
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Mar 22, 2019
Dr Nicholson is always courteous, caring, and professional.
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Mar 21, 2019
Very enjoyable visit.
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Mar 19, 2019
Dr. Nicholson has always been a very professional and caring individual. I have nothing but, respect for this great doctor.
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Mar 15, 2019
love Dr. Nicholson. Very kind, nice and caring.
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Mar 15, 2019
very professional, explains things clearly, kind
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Mar 14, 2019
Easy In & Out... Provided eye exam that said I still did not need prescription glasses YET and that my eyes were in good shape for being nearly 65 years old.
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Mar 12, 2019
friendly, quick but not rushed
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Mar 12, 2019
been seeing Dr Nickelson for years. although he is very shy, I really like him. very thorough.
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Mar 12, 2019
He was very good at his job.
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Mar 5, 2019
Generally pleased, bu always room for improvement.
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Mar 5, 2019
The doctor was thorough and made me feel comfortable. He is very professional.
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Mar 5, 2019
He listened
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Mar 5, 2019
professional and to the point, but friendly and caring
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Mar 5, 2019
I had an appointment for a yearly check-up. But I went in with an eye infection. He took immediate action. Today I am fine.
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Feb 28, 2019
He provided excellent information and suggestions.
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Feb 25, 2019
Dr. Nicholson showed concern about my condition and provided excellent care as always.
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Feb 23, 2019
GOOD
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Feb 19, 2019
very satisfied would come back
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Feb 19, 2019
He is very caring answer all questions
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Feb 16, 2019
good
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Feb 14, 2019
eEveryone was very nice & professional.
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Feb 8, 2019
well pleased with this visit
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Feb 7, 2019
I felt the doctor was very thoughtful and thorough.
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Feb 7, 2019
Excellent!
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Feb 7, 2019
has a great bedside manner. very knowledgeable, professional, and friendly.
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Feb 5, 2019
undivided attention which I really appreciate!
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Feb 5, 2019
Excellent doctor. Has taken very good care of me over the years.
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Feb 5, 2019
Really like him.
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Jan 31, 2019
Very thorough exam.
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Jan 31, 2019
very through and provided services with sincere care!
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Jan 29, 2019
Dr. Nicholson is very polite and very knowledgeable. He always discuss with me and explains to me my care. He is a very good Dr. I truly trust him and I do recommend him to my family. Thank you
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Jan 29, 2019
excellent doctor
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Jan 29, 2019
He has been exceptional.
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Jan 25, 2019
it was an excellent experience. Everything was very timely and efficient and am very pleased with Dr. Nicholson and his staff.
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Jan 25, 2019
excellent
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Jan 25, 2019
Excellent care and consideration
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Jan 22, 2019
Great care as usual!
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Jan 22, 2019
very good and care about you
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Jan 22, 2019
in healthcare no one is a 10
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Jan 18, 2019
very good service.
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