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Dr. John Nitsche, MD

Dr. John Nitsche, MD

Age 72 Rheumatology M

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Dr. John Nitsche, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Metairie, LA. Dr. Nitsche completed a residency at Tulane Med Sch. He currently practices at ARTHRITIS & IMMUNOLOGY ASSOCIATES and is affiliated with East Jefferson General Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Nitsche is board certified in Allergy & Immunology.


  1. Arthritis & Immunology Associates

    1. 1
      Hand Center of Louisiana
      4228 Houma Blvd, Metairie, LA 70006 Existing Patients: (504) 454-2191




  • Rush University Medical Center, Fellowship Hospital — 1983
  • Scripps Clin/R&H Fdn, Fellowship Hospital — 1982
  • Tulane Med Sch, Residency Hospital — 1980
  • Tulane Med Sch, Internship Hospital — 1977
  • Virginia Tech, Undergraduate School — 1970

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • National Elevator
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Nitsche demonstrates the knowledge and compassion required to effectively treat patients affected with chronic illnesses like rheumatoid arthritis. The time and effort that he gives to each visit is not only impressive, it is comforting and consistently reassuring.
Rhonda — Jan 23, 2020
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