Brian B. Nielsen, MD

Medical School

University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA

Board Certified

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America

M.D. License

Arizona, Pennsylvania

Language

English, German

Dr. Nielsen has over 20 years of expertise and specializes in Pediatric Orthopaedic surgery, scoliosis and childhood spinal deformity, limb lengthening and deformity correction. There are so many benefits from playing sports at a young age. With the benefits, there are also risks of injury. Dr. Nielsen and his team can assist you with sprains and strains, growth plate injuries, repetitive motion injuries, and other incidental injuries and get you back in the game!

Specialty

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery; Scoliosis and Childhood Spinal Deformity; Limb Lengthening and Deformity Correction; Sports Injuries

Residency – Orthopaedic Surgery - The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA

Fellowship – Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery - The Nemours Children's Clinic, Orlando Regional Health System, Orlando, FL

Internship – General Surgery - The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA

Recognized as Top Doctor – 2009-2016

Support Team

Daniel Trimble, PA-C

Education:

  • MPAS: Puerto Rico Cohort, Chatham University, Pittsburgh, PA
  • BS: Biology, Utah State University, Logan, UT

Accreditation:

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)