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Dr. Yasheka Nicholson, MD

Colorectal Surgery* Age 45
Dr. Yasheka Nicholson, MD
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Dr. Yasheka Nicholson, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Franklinton, LA.
Dr. Yasheka Nicholson, MD
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Dr. Yasheka Nicholson, MD

Colorectal Surgery* Age 45
Franklinton, LA
Accepting new patients
20 years of experience
Dr. Yasheka Nicholson, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Franklinton, LA.

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Dr. Yasheka Nicholson, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Franklinton, LA and has 20 years experience. They graduated from New York University. They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with Riverside Medical Center. At present, Dr. Nicholson received an average rating of 3.0/5 from patients and has been reviewed 4 times. Their office accepts new patients. Dr. Nicholson is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Congenital Anomaly Intestine
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Hemorrhoids
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Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Gallstones
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Sphincter Dysplasia
Anorectal Abscess
Anorectal Fistula
Appendicitis
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Atresia
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroparesis
Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Ileus
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Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Lipomas
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Lung Cancer
Megacolon
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Traumatic Brain Injury
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Colectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder Removal
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Sphincterotomy
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Wound Repair

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Locations

  1. 1 Riverside Medical Center
    1900 Main St, Franklinton, LA 70438
  2. 2 Riverside Surgical Clinic
    809 Riverside Dr, Franklinton, LA 70438

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About Me

Biography
  • Dr. Yasheka Nicholson, MD is a colorectal surgery specialist in Franklinton, LA and has over 19 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from New York University in 2004. She specializes in Colorectal Surgery.
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Specialties*
Colorectal Surgery
Specialties*
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • New York University
    2004
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
Board Certifications
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Yasheka Nicholson, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Nicholson's profile.

Dr. Yasheka Nicholson, MD is affiliated with Riverside Medical Center.

Yes, Dr. Yasheka Nicholson, MD holds board certification in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Riverside Medical Center

    1900 Main St, Franklinton, LA