Christopher M. Nickele, MD
Dr. Chris Nickele grew up in Chicago, Illinois. He received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Notre Dame, where he graduated from the Honors Program. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine and completed his Neurosurgical Residency at the University of Wisconsin. He completed a Fellowship in Endovascular and Open Vascular Neurosurgery at Semmes Murphey Clinic and the University of Tennessee, and is currently an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at the University of Tennessee.
As an open endovascular neurosurgeon at Semmes Murphey Clinic, Dr. Nickele specializes in carotid narrowing, strokes, disc herniations, carpal tunnel, lumbar stenosis, aneurysms, vascular malformations and brain tumors.