Dr. F Ray Nickel, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Nickel is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.
Dr. F Ray Nickel, MD
Dr. F Ray Nickel, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Ventura, CA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 43 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine. They graduated from University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio and is affiliated with Community Memorial Hospital San Buenaventura, St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital and St. John's Regional Medical Center.
Dr. Nickel works at
- Community Memorial Hospital San Buenaventura
- St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital
- St. John's Regional Medical Center
Experience & Treatment Frequency
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- Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
- Blue Cross Blue Shield
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
- Blue Shield of California
- CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
- First Health (Coventry Health Care)
- Health Net of California
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Ratings & Reviews
How was your appointment with Dr. Nickel?
Sometimes one’s level of anxiety can be high when talking to Doctors about potential surgeries etc. so feeling Like you’re in an environment that treats you with respect and kindness is crucial when discovering paths towards physical healing. From the moment you walk in you are greeted with a warm welcome. Dora, one of the front desk helpers is always so kind and remembers my name when helping me I very much appreciate this small detail. Dr. Nickel is very detailed in helping answer questions regarding my specific injury as well as creating a roadmap towards what my healing process will look like for me. I appreciate that when he sees me he is on time, not in a hurry and makes me feel like he has a vested interest in my recovery. When I am seen by Dr. Nickel I am not just a number, this is crucial to my recovery especially when trying to understand what it will take to fully heal. Finally, on your way out you see Brenda, who is very kind loves to help schedule your next visit.
About Dr. F Ray Nickel, MD
- Orthopedic Surgery
- 43 years of experience
- English, Spanish
Education & Certifications
- Usc/Rancho Los Amigos Mc
- UC Irvine
- University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
- UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AT SAN DIEGO
- Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery
Frequently Asked Questions
Dr. Nickel has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).
Dr. Nickel has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.
Dr. Nickel works at
Dr. Nickel has seen patients for Ankle Sprains and Strains, Osteoarthritis and Osteoarthritis of Knee, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Nickel on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.
Dr. Nickel speaks Spanish.
39 patients have reviewed Dr. Nickel. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Nickel.
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