One of D Magazine's "Best Doctors" in Collin County 2011–2016, 2018-2019

Nick Nicholson, MD, FACS

Dr. Nicholson - Top Bariatric DoctorDr. Nick Nicholson is one of the nation's top bariatric surgeons. He's been performing weight loss surgery for over 17 years and has helped over 15,000 people lose weight.

Dr. Nicholson is a specialist in multiple advanced bariatric procedures, because he believes that each patient's unique needs require individual and customized treatment. He is board certified in General Surgery by the American Board of Surgery. 

He leads a team hand-picked to provide the information and expertise his patients need for long-term success. These professionals include dietitians, gastroenterologists, cardiologists, anesthesiologists, primary care physicians, and a dedicated psychologist, all specializing in weight loss.

After becoming interested in advanced laparoscopic and weight loss surgery procedures during his residency at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dr. Nick continues to pursue his passion in bariatric surgery, expanding his expertise in multiple advanced procedures in the belief that there's no such thing as a one-size-fits-all approach to weight loss surgery.

A native of Texas, Dr. Nicholson began undergraduate studies at UT Austin and pursued his MD at University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston before completing his residency at UT Southwestern at Parkland. He now practices bariatric surgery in Dallas, and has been featured multiple times as an expert in his field in various television and magazine interviews. Dr. Nick is active in several organizations, including:


    Readers' Choice Award 2014-2016   Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program


Reviews & Testimonials

Reviews of Dr. Nick Nicholson   5 Star Review

Dr. Nick and his staff are fantastic. Having come to the clinic is one of the best decisions I could have made. Dr. Nick, what can I say, other than he is truly the Best in the Metroplex.

Reviews of Dr. Nick Nicholson   5 Star Review

Best doctor. Listens to concerns, answers questions, explains options as well as alternative solutions. Does not make you feel self-conscious or shame you. On top of all this he is a damn fine surgeon with a great bedside manner. I would highly recommend him for anyone looking for weight loss surgery.

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