Dr. Daniel Nicholson, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine Specialist
Dr. Daniel Nicholson is a compassionate, comforting orthopedic surgeon treating patients in Atlanta, Georgia. He specializes in sports medicine and works to build strong relationships with his patients. His primary goal is to ensure his patients trust that he is acting in their best interest. He strives to get patients back to doing what they love as quickly as possible. Born and raised in Fort Lauderdale, Dr. Nicholson graduated from the University of Florida. He continued his medical education at Emory University, where he completed his doctorate. He has also completed an internship and a residency in orthopedic surgery at Northwestern University, as well as a fellowship in sports medicine at Baylor University. Patients visiting Dr. Nicholson can receive specialized arthroscopic procedures including ACL reconstruction, rotator cuff repair, cartilage restoration procedures, hip arthroscopy, and total shoulder arthroscopy. General orthopedic consultations are also available. When he is not treating patients, Dr. Nicholson enjoys playing sports, following his favorite teams, and spending time with his family, including his wife (an Atlanta dermatopathologist) and two daughters.
- Orthopedic Surgeon
- Sports Medicine Specialist
- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Education and training
- Medical School - Emory University, Doctor of Medicine
- Northwestern University, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
- Baylor University, Fellowship in Sports Medicine
- Northwestern University, Internship in Orthopedic Surgery
Perimeter Orthopaedics, P.C.
5673 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Suite 825
Atlanta, GA 30342