James Nicholson, M.D., MHS
Dr. James Nicholson is Director of the Joint Replacement Center at Stony Brook Orthopaedic Associates. He is fellowship- trained in the treatment of arthritic conditions and in primary hip and knee replacements, as well as revision hip and knee replacement surgery. Dr. Nicholson is an Assistant Professor within the Stony Brook University School of Medicine.
Dr. Nicholson received his undergraduate degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Arts and Sciences and a master’s degree in Health Sciences from its School of Hygiene and Public Health. He then graduated with his medical degree from the MCP-Hahnemann School of Medicine, and was a member of the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. Dr. Nicholson’s postgraduate training included an internship and residency training in Orthopaedic Surgery at Union Memorial Hospital, serving as Chief Resident and twice receiving the Roger H. Michael/Johnson & Johnson Research Award.
Dr. Nicholson also completed a fellowship at the New England Baptist Hospital and was awarded the Otto Aufranc Adult Reconstruction Fellowship. His research has appeared in numerous publications, manuscripts and abstract presentations. He is also a member of the American Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons.