Edward Nicklas, MD

Edward Nicklas, MD

Edward Nicklas, MD

Edward Nicklas, MD


Personal Statement

Dr. Edward Nicklas, M.D., earned his medical degree from East Carolina University School of Medicine and completed his endocrinology fellowship training at University of Virginia. He enjoys the science and problem-solving aspects of medicine as well as forming relationships with his patients.

While working in a biochemistry lab prior to medical school, he discovered that endocrinology would be the best fit for his skills and interests. He said many of his mentors were endocrinologists who influenced and inspired him. He realized that the specialty of endocrinology would allow him to treat a wide range of diseases and conditions. .

Dr. Nicklas takes an evidence-based approach to his practice, focusing on the patient's history and concerns, performing a physical exam and any necessary diagnostic testing, then “the patient and I work together as a team to determine a treatment plan,” Dr. Nicklas said. .

Board certified, Dr. Nicklas sees patients 18 years and older. His clinical interests are treating and managing thyroid cancer. Other conditions he manages include diabetes, as well as thyroid, adrenal and pituitary disorders. .

In his spare time, Dr. Nicklas enjoys exercise, endurance sports, reading and spending time with his family.




  • English

Insurance Plans

  • Accountable/Interplan - PPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • BC/BS - Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - Fundamental Care (PPO)
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - POS Open Access
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Cigna - Shared Administration (PPO)
  • Employers Health Network - PPO
  • HealthSmart - HMO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana - Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - Preferred PPO
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Employees - MH Employees
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - EDGE
  • MHealth - MHHS Freedom of Choice
  • MultiPlan - PHCS
  • Provider Select - PPO
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Select POS
  • WellCare - Insurance Plans

Medical School

East Carolina University School of Medicine (1996)

Available Appointments

MHMG Upper Kirby

2900 Richmond Suite 200 Houston, TX 77098 (713) 512-6060

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