Nicko Estrellado

Content Contributor

Armed with a Bachelor’s in Literature, Nicko began his writing career driven to make complex information understandable for diverse groups managing life’s daily obstacles. He authored pieces illuminating layered social issues before pivoting to medical writing upon realizing certain health knowledge gaps perpetuate inequality. Nicko has since spent 3 years creating patient-focused marketing and informational materials on addiction treatments with a core purpose of education and awareness.

For Addiction Group, Nicko condenses clinical evidence and therapy developments into actionable insights. By spotlighting inspiring patient stories alongside the science, he empowers readers to advocate for care plans reflecting their values and celebrating inherent strengths. When away from his desk, you can find Nicko volunteering at urban health clinics helping connect marginalized patients to compassionate providers ready to meet them where they are.