Joseph Nicholas, MD, Internal Medicine, Rochester, NY, Highland Hospital

JosephAnthonyNicholasMDMPH

Internal Medicine Rochester, NY

Geriatric Medicine, Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Rochester; Associate Program Director, URMC IM and Med Peds Residencies; Medical Director, Highlands at Brighton SNF

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Summary

  • Dr. Joseph Nicholas is an internist in Rochester, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Highland Hospital and Strong Memorial Hospital of the University of Rochester. He received his medical degree from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and has been in practice 20 years. He specializes in geriatric medicine and hospice & palliative medicine and is experienced in geriatrics and perioperative medicine.

Education & Training

  • New York State Department of HealthResidency, Preventive Medicine, 2003 - 2005
  • State University of New York at AlbanyMPH, 2003 - 2005
  • University of Rochester
    University of RochesterResidency, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, 1997 - 2001
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
    University of Pittsburgh School of MedicineClass of 1997
  • Cornell UniversityAB, Neurobiology and Behavior, With Distinction, 1988 - 1992

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2000 - 2022
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2013

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • More Harm Than Good? Reporter’s Family Struggles with Nursing Home Visitation Rules
    More Harm Than Good? Reporter’s Family Struggles with Nursing Home Visitation RulesJune 17th, 2020

Hospital Affiliations