Jennifer Nichols

Abington Reproductive Medicine

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Doctor, Nurse available by emailDoctor, Nurse available by direct lineNot available by cell phone
Medical SchoolMichigan St
ResidencyMount Clemens
FellowshipGeisinger Hosp
Abington
1245 Highland Ave
Abington, PA 19001
215-887-2010
Langhorne
360 Middletown Blvd. Suite 400 Oxford Square Complex
Langhorne, PA 19047
215-887-2010
On a scale from 0-10, how likely are you to recommend Jennifer Nichols to a friend?
Strongly recommend: 81%Neutral: 19%9.6
7 assessments
  • 81% Strongly recommend (9-10)
  • 19% Neutral (7-8)
  • 0% Don't recommend (0-6)
Humanity
Treated like a number
Treated like a human
Communication
Poor communication
Excellent communication
Frequency Seen
Rarely saw at appts.
Always saw at appts.
Responsiveness
Poor response time
Excellent response time
On a scale from 0-10, how likely are you to recommend Abington Reproductive Medicine to a friend?
Strongly recommend: 62%Neutral: 28%Don't recommend: 9%8.5
34 assessments
  • 62% Strongly recommend (9-10)
  • 28% Neutral (7-8)
  • 9% Don't recommend (0-6)
7 assessments
10
Age
35 - 36
Treated
2017 - 2018
Success with this Doc
Yes
Treatment
1 IUI, Donor Sperm
Diagnosis
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Dr. Nichols was supportive and compassionate. She oversaw my testing and I got pregnant on my first IUI try. She then preformed weekly ultrasounds until I graduated at 10 weeks. She was good about explaining what was on the screen and answering any questions I had about what to expect...My uterine lining got thin so they decided I should start taking baby aspirin and use Letrozole instead of Clomid for the IUI.
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Age
35 - 36
Treated
2017 - 2018
Success with this Doc
Yes
Race
Ashkenazi Jewish
Income
$50K - $99K
Occupation
Order & Number of Docs Seen
1 Doc Seen
Treatment
1 IUI, Donor Sperm
Diagnosis
10
How was your experience with Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
Dr. Nichols was supportive and compassionate. She oversaw my testing and I got pregnant on my first IUI try. She then preformed weekly ultrasounds until I graduated at 10 weeks. She was good about explaining what was on the screen and answering any questions I had about what to expect.
What's one piece of advice would you give a prospective patient of Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
I feel that you can trust her and she understands what you are going through.
During treatment, were you treated like a number or a human with Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
Dr Nichols was kind, caring and compassionate. I was actually sad to leave the practice when I graduated at 10 weeks.
Describe the protocols Jennifer Nichols used in your cycles at Abington Reproductive Medicine and their degree of success.
I did one month of testing before getting the IUI the following month. The testing started with baseline blood work and an ultrasound. They said my uterus and ovaries looked good. I had 5 follicles on one side and 7 on the other. I started taking CoQ10 & Vitamin D at that time. I then did the Clomid Challenge. I had a saline hysterosalpingogram (HSG) to evaluate my fallopian tubes and the shape of my uterus. I had a saline sonogram to evaluate the inside of the uterine cavity for polyps, fibroids, and/or scar tissue and I also got an endometrial biopsy of my uterine lining and a blood test for FSH. Finally I got another ultrasound and blood work to test my ovulation in response to the clomid. My uterine lining got thin so they decided I should start taking baby aspirin and use Letrozole instead of Clomid for the IUI. I also had 2 matured follicles which was a little nerve-wracking because I didn't want twins. The next month I took the letrozole instead and when I went in for my ultrasound my follicle matured and I was ready. I got my Ovadrel shot to induce ovulation and set my IUI for the next day. It worked and I got pregnant on the first try.
Describe your experience with your nurse at Abington Reproductive Medicine. (Assigned nurse: Liz)
Very warm and compassionate
Describe your experience with Abington Reproductive Medicine.
I had a very positive experience overall. No issues with nurses, doctors or scheduling. They have multiple offices which is nice because they cover a lot of locations. My IUI itself was done at Abington Hospital.
Describe the costs associated with your care under Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine.
I believe the testing cycle was $1000 and the insemination was $215.
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Doctor
Jennifer Nichols
Communication
Trustworthiness
Compassion
Explained risks
Adaptability
Frequency seen during appointments
10
Clinic
Abington Reproductive Medicine
Langhorne
Nursing
Operations
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10
Age
31
Treated
2016
Success with this Doc
Yes
Treatment
1 IVF, Surrogacy
Diagnosis
Uterine Fibroids, Other
10
Dr. Nichols is so down to earth, kind & compassionate. She makes you feel like you are her top priority and spends a lot of time with you at each appointment. She shared her own IVF journey with us and it was really helpful knowing what to expect and feeling like she truly understood the process we were embarking on...My wife & I did reciprocal IVF so we had different protocols... I ended up having an ovarian cyst and needed surgery before the transfer, so it set us back a month - the reason was that the cyst could cause a problem while I was pregnant. I had a very healthy pregnancy, so I'm glad we went through with the surgery.
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Age
31
Treated
2016
Success with this Doc
Yes
Race
European
Income
$200K - $499K
Occupation
Entrepreneur
Order & Number of Docs Seen
1st of 6 Docs
Treatment
1 IVF, Surrogacy
Diagnosis
Uterine Fibroids, Other
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How was your experience with Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
Dr. Nichols is so down to earth, kind & compassionate. She makes you feel like you are her top priority and spends a lot of time with you at each appointment. She shared her own IVF journey with us and it was really helpful knowing what to expect and feeling like she truly understood the process we were embarking on. So grateful to her!
What's one piece of advice would you give a prospective patient of Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
Don't be afraid to ask questions - she is more than happy to sit down and make you feel good and calm about your journey.
During treatment, were you treated like a number or a human with Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
Dr. Nichols went above and beyond to make us feel cared for and acknowledged. She shared her own fertility journey with us to prepare us for the IVF process. We ended up being pregnant at the same time and developed a friendship throughout the process. We are so beyond grateful for her!!!
Describe the protocols Jennifer Nichols used in your cycles at Abington Reproductive Medicine and their degree of success.
My wife & I did reciprocal IVF so we had different protocols. I ended up having an ovarian cyst and needed surgery before the transfer, so it set us back a month - the reason was that the cyst could cause a problem while I was pregnant. I had a very healthy pregnancy, so I'm glad we went through with the surgery.
Describe your experience with your nurse at Abington Reproductive Medicine. (Assigned nurse: Liz)
Liz was very on top of things but wasn't very warm - she was super professional which is very important in a nurse.
Describe your experience with Abington Reproductive Medicine.
LOVED our clinic. We were lucky to live close to one of their smaller locations (they have several offices), so we never had to wait when we arrived for our appointment.
Describe your experience with your monitoring appointments at Abington Reproductive Medicine.
We never had to wait for an ultrasound and appointments were easy to book.
Describe the costs associated with your care under Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine.
We had copays for each visit, we had to pay out of pocket for the egg retrieval and transfer, some medications and some medications were covered under insurance. We also had to pay for genetic counseling, genetic testing and we had to see a therapist because we were using donor sperm (didn't take insurance). We also had to purchase donor sperm.
Describe Jennifer Nichols's approach to eSET (elective single embryo transfer) vs. multiple embryo transfer at Abington Reproductive Medicine.
We wanted to reduce our risk of twins, so we only transferred 1 embryo and we were blessed that it worked on the first try. Our doctors agreed this was a smart course of action!
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Doctor
Jennifer Nichols
Communication
Trustworthiness
Compassion
Explained risks
Adaptability
Frequency seen during appointments
10
Clinic
Abington Reproductive Medicine
Abington
Nursing
Operations
Scheduling
Billing
Clinic Atmosphere
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10
Age
30
Treated
2014
Success with this Doc
Yes
Treatment
IVF, 1 Egg Freezing
Diagnosis
Male Factor
10
Dr. Nichols was a breath of fresh air after my previous fertility doctor...she was patient and kind, and she went out of her way to make my husband and me feel comfortable and to make sure that she was addressing all of our concerns. She responded to emails and calls quickly and comprehensively, and she never condescended to either of us.
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Age
30
Treated
2014
Success with this Doc
Yes
Race
European
Income
$500K
Occupation
Order & Number of Docs Seen
2nd of 2 Docs
Treatment
IVF, 1 Egg Freezing
Diagnosis
Male Factor
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How was your experience with Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
Dr. Nichols was a breath of fresh air after my previous fertility doctor...she was patient and kind, and she went out of her way to make my husband and me feel comfortable and to make sure that she was addressing all of our concerns. She responded to emails and calls quickly and comprehensively, and she never condescended to either of us. When my husband's and my identical twins were born a few weeks ago, Dr. NIchols was one of the first people we wanted to contact!
What's one piece of advice would you give a prospective patient of Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
Don't assume that because she is a DO she is any less qualified than the MDs in her office...Dr. Nichols is extremely intelligent, deeply kind, and a joy to work with.
During treatment, were you treated like a number or a human with Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
Jennifer and the other physicians and nurses in the practice really took the time to get to know my husband and myself. Before starting injections, for example, a nurse sat down with me for over two hours to ensure I felt comfortable mixing and administering all of the medications. Nurses always called back immediately, and Dr. Nichols always answered emails promptly. No one ever made me feel rushed, and no one ever seemed annoyed or frustrated by my constant question-asking.
Describe your experience with the nursing staff.
The nurses made the clinic experience a positive one. Every single one of the nurses I met with were compassionate, sensitive, patient, and smart. They took the time to ensure I understood how to administer all injections, they called back within an hour or two when I had questions about anything, and they patiently worked with my schedule to ensure the timing of our cycle worked with my husband and myself.
What specific things went wrong at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
  • Failed to send your chart to another clinic
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Doctor
Jennifer Nichols
Communication
Trustworthiness
Compassion
Explained risks
Adaptability
Frequency seen during appointments
10
Clinic
Abington Reproductive Medicine
Abington
Nursing
Operations
Scheduling
Billing
Educational Resources
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10
Age
32 - 33
Treated
2010 - 2011
Success with this Doc
Yes
Treatment
3 IUI, 3 IVF
Diagnosis
Male Factor, Unexplained
10
She [Dr. Nichols] treated my a real person. She was honest and blunt but caring. I felt almost more like I was speaking with a friend than a physician. She was not condescending and I never felt like she pittied me. She was knowledgeable and I felt confident in her care...Of all the doctors that i saw at the clinic Dr. Nichols was by far my favorite. I felt the most comfortable in her care and I felt like she knew me the best. I felt like she truly cared about me...
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Age
32 - 33
Treated
2010 - 2011
Success with this Doc
Yes
Race
European
Income
$200K - $499K
Occupation
Order & Number of Docs Seen
5th of 5 Docs
Treatment
3 IUI, 3 IVF
Diagnosis
Male Factor, Unexplained
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How was your experience with Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
Of all the doctors that i saw at the clinic Dr. Nichols was by far my favorite. I felt the most comfortable in her care and I felt like she knew me the best. I felt like she truly cared about me.
What's one piece of advice would you give a prospective patient of Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
Don't give up
During treatment, were you treated like a number or a human with Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
She treated my a real person. She was honest and blunt but caring. I felt almost more like I was speaking with a friend than a physician. She was not condescending and I never felt like she pittied me. She was knowledgeable and I felt confident in her care.
Describe your experience with the nursing staff.
The nurses were all very friendly and knew me well (since I was at the clinic A LOT). I definitely developed a relationship with them. They were always very professional and caring.
Describe your experience with Abington Reproductive Medicine.
It is a large clinic with multiple doctors. The only downside to the clinic is that you never know who will be doing you procedure and it is a bit of luck of the draw but it is understandable with such unpredictable procedure time lines and so many patients.
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Doctor
Jennifer Nichols
Communication
Trustworthiness
Compassion
Explained risks
Adaptability
Frequency seen during appointments
Nursing
Operations
Scheduling
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Age
39 - 42
Treated
2015 - 2018
Success with this Doc
No
Treatment
1 IUI, 4 IVF
Diagnosis
Recurrent Pregnancy Loss, Diminished Ovarian Reserve, PCOS, Poor Egg Quality, Unexplained
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I liked her [Dr. Jennifer Nichols]...she was encouraging and I do believe that she cared for my case. Was responsive when I needed help and generally got back to me quickly...I think she thought I was going to be successful even thought I wasn’t.
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Age
39 - 42
Treated
2015 - 2018
Success with this Doc
No
Race
Prefer not to answer
Income
Occupation
Order & Number of Docs Seen
1st of 2 Docs
Treatment
1 IUI, 4 IVF
Diagnosis
Recurrent Pregnancy Loss, Diminished Ovarian Reserve, PCOS, Poor Egg Quality, Unexplained
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How was your experience with Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
I liked her she was encouraging and I do believe that she cared for my case. Was responsive when I needed help and generally got back to me quickly I think she thought I was going to be successful even thought I wasn’t.
During treatment, were you treated like a number or a human with Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
She’s very kind
Describe your experience with the nursing staff.
They were generally good. Just a lot of them
Describe your experience with Abington Reproductive Medicine.
Very large. Sometimes difficult to get appts. Front desk staff good as was finincial coordinator. Several doctors and I think they all review cases. Hard to tell if that was done. I would have liked more specific information about each step. I need a lot of info
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Doctor
Jennifer Nichols
Communication
Compassion
Explained risks
Adaptability
Frequency seen during appointments
8
Clinic
Abington Reproductive Medicine
Abington
Nursing
Operations
Scheduling
Billing
Clinic Atmosphere
Educational Resources
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10
Age
28 - 31
Treated
2014 - 2017
Success with this Doc
Yes
Treatment
1 IVF
Diagnosis
PCOS
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Dr. Nichols was amazing. I always felt like she listened to my concerns, explained everything in terms I could understand (she would even do drawings!).. my husband and I always felt like she was really in our corner fighting as hard as we were. We loved Dr Nichols and couldn’t recommend her enough...Ask as many questions as you want! She will take the time to answer them all.
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Age
28 - 31
Treated
2014 - 2017
Success with this Doc
Yes
Race
Other
Income
$50K - $99K
Occupation
Order & Number of Docs Seen
2nd of 2 Docs
Treatment
1 IVF
Diagnosis
PCOS
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How was your experience with Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
Dr. Nichols was amazing. I always felt like she listened to my concerns, explained everything in terms I could understand (she would even do drawings!).. my husband and I always felt like she was really in our corner fighting as hard as we were. We loved Dr Nichols and couldn’t recommend her enough.
What's one piece of advice would you give a prospective patient of Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
Ask as many questions as you want! She will take the time to answer them all.
Describe your experience with Abington Reproductive Medicine.
Always received calls back when needed, even from doctors during off hours. Always in and out with not much of a wait. Several offices to go to depending on what was closer to work/home. ............………
Describe Jennifer Nichols's approach to eSET (elective single embryo transfer) vs. multiple embryo transfer at Abington Reproductive Medicine.
Due to a uterus abnormality, I could only transfer one embryo
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Doctor
Jennifer Nichols
Communication
Trustworthiness
Compassion
Explained risks
Adaptability
Frequency seen during appointments
10
Clinic
Abington Reproductive Medicine
Langhorne
Nursing
Operations
Scheduling
Billing
Clinic Atmosphere
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10
Age
33
Treated
2016
Success with this Doc
Yes
Treatment
1 IUI, 1 IVF
Diagnosis
Uterine Fibroids, Other, Unexplained
10
Dr. Nichols was warm, patient, and took the time to explain the process with us. She also took the time to answer all of my questions and concerns in depth. I couldn’t have asked for a better, more personal experience....Don’t be afraid to ask anything. She won’t judge you and she’ll take the time to walk you through anything you’re concerned about....The clinic was clean and all of the staff were helpful. Everything went off without a hitch.
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Age
33
Treated
2016
Success with this Doc
Yes
Race
European, Ashkenazi Jewish
Income
$50K - $99K
Occupation
Order & Number of Docs Seen
2nd of 2 Docs
Treatment
1 IUI, 1 IVF
Diagnosis
Uterine Fibroids, Other, Unexplained
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How was your experience with Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
Dr. Nichols was warm, patient, and took the time to explain the process with us. She also took the time to answer all of my questions and concerns in depth. I couldn’t have asked for a better, more personal experience.
What's one piece of advice would you give a prospective patient of Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
Don’t be afraid to ask anything. She won’t judge you and she’ll take the time to walk you through anything you’re concerned about.
During treatment, were you treated like a number or a human with Jennifer Nichols at Abington Reproductive Medicine?
They were warm, answered all of my questions and treated me kindly throughout the whole process.
Describe your experience with the nursing staff.
Everyone involved was warm, patient and knowledgeable.
Describe your experience with Abington Reproductive Medicine.
The clinic was clean and all of the staff were helpful. Everything went off without a hitch. We were very happy with our decision to go to Abington Reproductive. I honestly don’t have any criticisms. We had a wonderful experience.
Describe Jennifer Nichols's approach to eSET (elective single embryo transfer) vs. multiple embryo transfer at Abington Reproductive Medicine.
Dr. Nichols was open to doing two embryos if that was what my husband and I wanted, but she recommended only transferring the strongest so that we wouldn’t risk multiples.
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Doctor
Jennifer Nichols
Communication
Trustworthiness
Compassion
Explained risks
Frequency seen during appointments
10
Clinic
Abington Reproductive Medicine
Langhorne
Nursing
Operations
Scheduling
Billing
Clinic Atmosphere
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