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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
3 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (42)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Erik Nilssen is Good. Dr. Nilssen has been reviewed by 74 patients who have provided 42 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Erik Nilssen, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Nilssen graduated from University of South Florida Health, Tampa.


Dr. Nilssen has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Gulf Breeze Hospital 
  • Atmore Community Hospital 
  • West Florida Hosptial 

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Additional Information
Dr. Erik Christian Nilssen MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 3 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Erik C. Nilssen practice?
Dr. Erik Nilssen has 1 office location.
Dr. Erik Nilssen practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Gulf Breeze, FL.
See Gulf Breeze Surgeons.