Kenny Nissen started his medical career in the operating room after obtaining his degree as an RN where he was quickly introduced to the orthopedic field.
While expanding his knowledge in the field he became an assistant to the orthopedic coordinator, eventually acquiring that position himself. Kenny chose to continue his academics here on Long Island and completed his primary care clinical rotations with local MD's and his orthopedic rotation here at Long Island Bone and Joint.
Kenny received his degree as an Adult Nurse Practitioner from Stony Brook University, and is New York State board certified. He also obtained national certification as a Surgical First Assistant. When the opportunity presented itself to join the practice, Kenny enthusiastically agreed knowing he would benefit from the expertise of the physicians at Long Island Bone and Joint.