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Medical Oncology and Orthopaedic Surgery

Richard W. NicholasJr , MD

Arkansas Childrens Hospital Orthopedic Clinic
1 Childrens Way
Little Rock, AR 72202

(501) 364-1467

Overview

Dr. Nicholas has developed the state's only program dedicated to the study of orthopaedic tumors. He has gained wide recognition as a specialist in limb salvage surgery in the treatment of bone and soft tissue cancers. He serves clinical duties at both the UAMS Medical Center and the Arkansas Children's Hospital, treating adults and children afflicted with malignant and benign orthopaedic tumors. Dr. Nicholas is presently involved in developing biologic techniques to study the cells of bone and soft tissue cancers. His research interests include benign vascular malformations. Dr. Nicholas is a member of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society, the Orthopaedic Research Society, the Children's Oncology Group, the International Society of Limb Salvage, and the Mid-America Orthopaedic Association. An academic faculty member of UAMS, practicing at ACH.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 41 Years

Languages Spoken: German and Spanish

Specialties

Medical Oncology and Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • University Arkansas Of Medical Sciences
  • Arkansas Children's Hospital

Education and Training

Medical School
VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE Graduated in 1981

Main Location

Arkansas Childrens Hospital Orthopedic Clinic
1 Childrens Way
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 364-1467

Fax: (501) 136-4152
Website: archildrens.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Sat8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Sun-

Other Locations

Winthrop P Rockefeller Cancer Institute
4301 W Markham St Fl 7
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 296-1200

Fax:(501) 129-6118
Website:acrc.uams.edu
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Fax:(501) 168-6590
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO