As founder and guiding force behind the Nilssen Foot & Ankle Center, Dr. Nilssen devotes his passion for service to building the most premier center in the world.
Sonya Ahmed, MD is a board certified and fellowship-trained Orthopedic Surgeon with expertise in treating disorders of the foot and ankle. Her surgical interests include arthroscopic and open treatment of all foot and ankle disorders, including athletic and reconstructive procedures as well as cartilage transplant procedures. Dr. Ahmed graduated from a combined BA/MD 6-year program…
Katie is a true local – born and raised! She received her Bachelor’s in Kinesiology from the University of Alabama. Katie began her journey at the Andrews Institute in 2016 and joined the Nilssen Orthopedics team in August of 2020 as our scheduler and workers’ compensation coordinator for both Drs. Nilssen and Ahmed.