Healthcare Directory—Joseph A. Nicholas MD
Last directory upload August-09-2019
Joseph A. Nicholas MD
Hospice & Palliative Medicine-Internal Medicine
Preventive Medicine-Public Health & General Preventive Medicine
Medical School / Professional School:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine-Hospice and Palliative Medicine
American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Preventive Medicine Public Health/General Preventative Medicine
Dr. Nicholas completed his medical degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and residencies in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Rochester and Preventive Medicine at the New York State Department of Health. Dr. Nicholas is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, and Preventive Medicine. He is a geriatrician hospitalist and provides palliative care services to patients at Highland Hospital as part of the Highland Hospital Geriatrics Group. He also serves as Associate Medical Director at the Highlands at Brighton Transitional Care Facility. Dr. Nicholas also serves as the lead Clinical Architect for the URMC electronic health record. His academic interests include co-management of geriatric surgical patients, medical cognition and decision making, and medical education.
Highland Hospital of Rochester (Hospice and Palliative Care)
990 South Avenue Suite 207
Rochester New York 14620
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