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Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

Internal Medicine

Division of
Digestive Diseases
and Nutrition


Nicholas J. Nickl, M.D.

photo of Dr. Nickl

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1986
Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1989


Rhodes College
Memphis, Tennessee
B.S. with distinction, 1978

Medical School
University of Tennessee
Memphis, Tennessee
M.D. 1982

Post-Graduate Education

Internship, Residency, and Chief Residency
Eastern Virginia Medical Authority
Hampton VA Medical Center
Norfolk Virginia
1982 - 1986

Clinical Gastroenterology Fellowship
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, N.C.

Prior Appointments

Clinical Associate in Gastroenterology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, N.C. 1988-1989

Clinical Interests and Expertise

Advanced Endoscopy: ERCP, biliary manometry, EUS, laser therapy, esophageal diseases: gastroesophageal reflux, esophageal dysmotility

Research Interests

Technology assessment in outcomes research
Multicenter endoscopy database outcomes
Endoscopic ultrasound
Endoscopic patient acceptance and satisfaction
Gastroesophageal research disease

Representative Publications

Nicholas Nickl. Endosonography at a Crossroads: The Outcomes Imperative. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 50(6), 1999.

Nicholas Nickl, Manoop Bhutani, Marc Catalano, et al. Clinical Implications of Endoscopic Ultrasonography: The American Endosonography Club Study. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 44(4), 1996.

List of Publications on PubMed

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