About Markyia Nichols, M.D.
Dr. Markyia Nichols practices anti-aging and preventive medicine at BodyLogicMD of Hartford, where she helps women and men suffering from menopause, andropause and other hormone imbalances achieve a longer, better life. Using individual, customized wellness programs tailored to address each patient's specific, personal needs, Dr. Nichols combines customized nutrition and fitness regimens, pharmaceutical-grade supplements, stress reduction techniques and natural bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) to ensure her patients enjoy restored energy, improved mental clarity and the highest quality of life possible.
Dr. Nichols transitioned to functional medicine when she became frustrated by the confines of traditional medicine, where the focus was on treating the disease rather than the patient. Longing to get to the root of her patient’s ailments, Dr. Nichols embraced the preventive and functional medicine model, shifting her focus to treating the whole person and preventing disease before it starts. Through nutritional guidance, high quality supplements and lifestyle changes, Dr. Nichols helps her patients discover wellness well in their golden years.
Dr. Nichols inspires her patients by incorporating healthy habits into her own lifestyle. She is an avid runner, having completed three half marathons. She also practices yoga and meditates daily. She finds it fascinating to observe how lifestyle changes, such as routine fitness, can so substantially influence the function of the body.
Dr. Markyia Nichols received her undergraduate degree at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. She earned her medical degree at the University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in Baltimore, MD. Dr. Nichols completed her Ob/GYN internship in Christiana Hospital in Newark, Delaware. She then earned her Ob/GYN residency in Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.
Board Certifications, Associations and Training:
- Member of BodyLogicMD a national network of highly trained physicians specializing in Natural Bioidentical Hormone Therapy.
- Member of the American Academy for Anti-Aging Medicine
- Extensive training in anti-aging provided by the fellowship in Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine
- Member of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology