Robert A. Nickelson, M.D.

Medical Specialty

Medical Oncology
(Certified, American Board of Internal Med)

Education

Medical School - Louisiana State University Medical Center
University - (NE La.) University of Louisiana

Internship

LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine

Residency

LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine

Fellowship

LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine

Insurances Accepted*

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Best Care
  • Blue Cross "First Choice" PPO
  • Blue Cross HMO Louisiana
  • Blue Cross PPO
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna HealthCare
  • Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
  • EBS (Employee Benefits)
  • FARA Healthcare
  • First Health
  • GEHA (Gov Employees Health Asso)
  • Gilsbar
  • Health Plus of Louisiana
  • Humana
  • IMA of Louisiana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare/Medicaid
  • Multiplan
  • PPO Plus
  • Private Healthcare System
  • State Employee Group EPO
  • State Employee Group PPO
  • Tricare for Life
  • Tricare Prime
  • Tricare Select / Standard
  • United Healthcare

*Insurance Disclaimer: Not all physicians accept all insurance plans. Physicians move in and out of plans throughout the year. When you call for an appointment, confirm that the physician accepts your insurance.

Additional Information

Gender: Male

Age: 65

In Practice Since: 1985

Dr. Nickelson is affiliated with the Willis-Knighton Cancer Center where he is director of medical oncology.