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Lauren K. Nikolich


Assistant Professor

Department of Graduate Studies

Lauren Nikolich, DNP, CRNA, currently holds an academic rank of assistant professor in clinical nursing at Cizik School of Nursing at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. She also maintains a clinical nurse anesthesia practice at Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital. 


Cizik School of Nursing, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX
Doctor of Nursing Practice - Nurse Anesthesia

Texas A&M Health Science Center, College of Nursing, College Station, TX
Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Nursing Prerequisites

Clinical/Research Focus

Dr. Nikolich performs anesthesia for patients across the entire lifespan and participates in a wide variety of surgical cases. She has a special interest in opioid-sparing anesthetic techniques, as well as enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) for patients undergoing colectomies.