John Nickens

John Nickens at Minit Medical Urgent Care

Meet John Nickens at Minit Medical Urgent Care. John is our family medicine practitioner who loves to serve patients and listen to their injury stories. For more information about our staff and services, call us or book an appointment. We have convenient locations to serve you in Kahului HI, Kihei HI, and Lahaina HI.

John Nickens
John Nickens

John Nickens

Family Medicine

What is the professional background of John Nickens?

John Nickens is from Upcountry, Maui with a background in Family Medicine and training in surgery and Emergency Medicine. His hobbies are surfing less surfed breaks and painting little metal soldier figurines.

What is the educational background of John Nickens?

John was born and raised on Maui. He left Maui after graduating from King Kekaulike High School, to join the Navy. While in the Navy, he was stationed at Naval Air Station North Island and Pearl Harbor. During one of his deployments, they responded when a tsunami struck Sumatra in 2004. It was during this event that John decided to pursue medicine. During John’s ascension within medicine, he has worked as a firefighter, surgical technician, obstetrics technician, EMT, and as a search and extraction medic in the Hawaii Air National Guard.

What other expertise John Nickens has?

John graduated from Pacific University in Hillsboro, OR in 2019. Shortly after, he was activated with the Hawaii Air National Guard, performing missions throughout Oahu and Maui. After honorable discharge, he worked in Family Medicine before joining the Minit Medical Team at the end of 2021. John recently married, moved to his hometown Makawao, and his first child was recently born. John enjoys working in the urgent care setting because of the wide array of injuries and conditions seen in the clinic. John also likes hearing the interesting stories our patients have, visitors and locals alike. He looks forward to providing great care and answering any questions you may have. Aloha!

3 Urgent Care and 1 Physical Therapy Locations to serve you.

Lahaina, HI

Kahului, HI

Kihei, HI


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