Dr. John Richard (J.R.) Nicholson, III joined Clearview Cancer Institute in 2020. He is a native of North Alabama and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Birmingham-Southern College. He graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine in 2007, followed by a residency in Internal Medicine in 2014 and a fellowship in Hematology and Oncology in 2017. He is board certified in Hematology and Oncology and Internal Medicine. Following his graduation, he practiced at the Cancer Center of Huntsville for 3 years. He is a member of the American College of Physicians, American Society of Hematology, American Society of Clinical Oncology, and the Medical Association of State of Alabama.
He and his wife enjoy traveling, reading, music, fishing, and is an avid Miami Dolphins fan!