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Featured Doctor: Pain Management Specialist, Dr. Don Nicholson, M.D.

Dr. Don Nicholson, M.D.

Dr. Don Nicholson, of the White Marsh, MD office, optimizes the use of medications and procedures for the best outcomes for his patients. As a pharmaceutical scientist, he dedicated his efforts to developing breakthrough medications for a variety of medical conditions. Dr. Nicholson’s multidisciplinary approach to patient care has been shown to allow patients to decrease pain and regain function. He is known for his engaging and empathic patient care.

Dr. Nicholson joined National Spine & Pain Centers in 2012. He was born and raised in New York City. He is an interventional pain specialist expertly trained in many of the most advanced treatment options currently available. Dr. Nicholson performed his residency in anesthesiology at the New York Presbyterian Hospital, in the Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons. He then followed with a fellowship in pain management at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California.

“It’s my mission to help you restore your health and reclaim your quality of life, because no one should have to live with pain.” ~Dr. Don Nicholson

Among his achievements, Dr. Nicholson is a member of the following professional organizations:

  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Maryland Society of Anesthesiologists
  • American Pain Society
  • American Society of Regional Anesthesia
  • American Academy of Pain Management

A list of Dr. Nicholson’s treatments offered include, but are not limited to: epidural nerve block, facet joint injections, SI joint injection, medial branch blocks, radiofrequency neurotomy, discography and spinal cord stimulation.

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His personal interests include music, art and travel.