Organization: Healthcare Partners Long Beach
What role does your nominee have in senior care and senior care issues?
Dr. Brooke Nichols is board certified in internal medicine as well as hospice and palliative medicine. Dr. Nichols earned her medical degree from St. George's University School of Medicine in the West Indies. She completed her internship and residency at Winthrop-University Hospital in New York. She also completed a fellowship in hospice and palliative medicine at Mount Sinai Beth Israel in New York City. Dr. Nichols became a physician to help others. She feels that it is an honor to be trusted with the health and well-being of patients. Her patients say she is friendly, compassionate, and a good listener. Dr. Nichols enjoys working with patients and their families, involving them in the healthcare decision-making process. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family.
Why should this person be nominated
Dr. Nichols does an outstanding job with her patients on having patience, listening and helping them with their healthcare goals and what is best for their care. She is so compassionate, caring and everyone that has the chance to meet her feels so honored. Her patients love her and I think she is the best physician in all of Southern California.