Nicholas D. Casscells, MD Nicholas D. Casscells, MD

Nicholas D. Casscells, MD

  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Phone: (202) 444-8766

About

Nicholas Casscells, MD is fellowship trained in orthopaedic foot and ankle surgery. He has a special interest in sports related injuries, deformities, and arthritic conditions of the foot and ankle. He is a member of the MedStar Orthopaedic institute and joins us from MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. Dr. Casscells will see patients in the Orthopaedic and Sports Center at MedStar Health at Lafayette Centre, as well as perform surgery onsite at the MedStar Surgery Center.

Dr. Casscells is a third generation orthopaedic surgeon. He enjoys watersports, skiing, and spending time with his family.

 

Credentials

Education
  • Medical School Jefferson Medical College - 2013
  • Residency Program MedStar Georgetown University Hospital - 2018
  • Fellowship Program MedStar Union Memorial Hospital - 2029

Locations

3800 Reservoir Road Northwest Washington, DC, 20007
Phone: 202-444-8766
1120 20th Street Northwest, Building 1 South Washington, DC, 20036
Phone: 202-416-2000
5454 Wisconsin Avenue, 11th Floor Chevy Chase, MD, 20815
Phone: 301-215-9423

Insurance

MedStar Health Providers participate with a wide range of health insurance products. We accept self-pay patients and the insurances plans listed below. This list is not comprehensive, it is updated periodically and is subject to change. If you do not see your health insurance plan or product listed, or if you have any questions regarding MedStar Health’s participation with your health plan, please contact your health plan to verify participation with our providers.

Since the MedStar Health providers span the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia regions, our participation with DC, Maryland and Virginia Medical Assistance programs varies by provider group. Please contact your MedStar Physician’s Office to assist with verifying Medical Assistance participation. If you are enrolled in a Medicaid Managed Care Organization, please contact your Medicaid health plan to verify participation.

Insurance Plans Accepted
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
  • MEDSTAR FAMILY CHOICE - MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
  • CIGNA HEALTH CARE - Choice Fund PPO
  • AETNA - Open POS II
  • CIGNA HEALTH CARE - POS OA & OA Plus
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
  • COVENTRY HEALTH NETWORK - Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - United Healthcare Choice Plus
  • CAREFIRST - CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - United Healthcare Compass (HMO)
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - M.D. IPA (HMO)
  • AETNA - Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
  • CAREFIRST - HealthyBlue PPO
  • AETNA - Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
  • CIGNA HEALTH CARE - CIGNA POS/Network POS
  • AETNA - Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
  • CIGNA HEALTH CARE - CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
  • CIGNA HEALTH CARE - Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
  • COVENTRY HEALTH NETWORK - Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
  • CAREFIRST - CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
  • TRICARE - Tricare Extra (Indemnity)
  • AETNA - Innovation Health: Indemnity
  • COVENTRY HEALTH NETWORK - First Health PPO
  • AETNA - Innovation Health: PPO
  • CAREFIRST - CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
  • CAREFIRST - CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std. & Basic PPO)
  • CAREFIRST - Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - United Student Resources
  • COVENTRY HEALTH NETWORK - Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
  • TRICARE - Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
  • AETNA - Open EPO Plus
  • AETNA - Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - United Healthcare Core Essential (HMO)
  • AETNA - Aetna USAccess (POS)
  • MEDSTAR MEDICARE CHOICE - MedStar Medicare Choice
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - OneNet PPO, Inc.
  • CAREFIRST - CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
  • TRICARE - Tricare Prime
  • AETNA - Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
  • PRIVATE HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS, INC. (PHCS) - Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
  • AETNA - Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • TRICARE - Tricare Standard
  • AETNA - Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus
  • CIGNA HEALTH CARE - CIGNA Indemnity
  • FIRST HEALTH (NOW COVENTRY) - FIRST HEALTH
  • AETNA - Innovation Health: POS Plus
  • MEDSTAR SELECT - MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
  • CAREFIRST - CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)