Dr. Patricia Nichols is a graduate of the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. She completed her residency at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. Her diplomate, American Academy of Wound Management was conferred in 2001. She ran multiple successful medical practices on the North Shore of Long Island, New York for the past 20 years.
She was the first minority president and the second woman president of the New York State Podiatric Medical Association (NYSPMA) and made advancements to population health agenda. She is an active member of the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA). She chaired the Ethics Committee, Awards and Recognition Committee and Membership Committee, Public Education and Information Committee among many others. She serves as Chair of the Podiatry Committee for the State of New York Workers' Compensation Board. She is an adjunct clinical instructor at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. She is Past President of the Caribbean American Medical and Scientific Association.
Her heartstrings were tugged with the earthquake in Haiti in 2010 and soon after founded Kindest Hearts Foundation. Thanks to the generous donations of her friends and colleagues she built a school for over 200 students and manages a staff of over 50 employees. The foundation also runs a medical clinic.
Dr. Nicholas came to Cape Coral/Fort Myers area in 2019 with her husband. She enjoys the beautiful sunsets with her husband and warm weather. She is looking forward to visits from her three beautiful children, Evan, Kirsten, and Jordan that live and work in the Northeast.