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Patrick D. Nicholson

Patrick D. Nicholson, MD

Languages spoken: English, German

Academic Information

Departments Adjunct - Neurology


Academic Office Information

Board Certification

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Sub: Neuromuscular Medicine)

Patrick Nicholson, MD, is an assistant professor (clinical) in the Department of Neurology, University of Utah. He obtained his medical degree at Saint Louis University (2012) before coming to the University of Utah where he completed residency training in neurology (2016), as well as subspecialty fellowship training in neuromuscular medicine (2017).

Dr. Nicholson practices as a full-spectrum general neurologist—seeing patients with movement, seizure, headache, vascular, cognitive, and neuroimmunologic disorders. Additionally, he has special interest and subspecialty certification in the diagnosis and management of neuromuscular disorders.

Education History

Fellowship University of Utah School of Medicine
University of Utah School of Medicine
Internship University of Utah School of Medicine
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Graduate Training Charité Universitätsmedizin
University of Otago
Undergraduate Whitman College

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Nicholson PD, Pulst SM (2017). Centrally involved X-linked Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease presenting as a stroke-mimic. Neurol Genet, 3(1), e128.