D. Scott Nickerson, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Scott Nickerson is an Ohio native who grew up in Fairmont, MN where he was a conservationist, trombonist, canoeist and gymnast. He graduated cum laude from St. Olaf College, majoring in chemistry and biology, and enjoying competitive diving and soccer. Subsequently he studied medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, interned in medicine…
Dwayne “Sonny” Yamasaki, Ph.D.

Director of New Therapy Development, Medtronic Surgical Technologies

"I am excited to help spread the word about the incredible work USNC is doing in the treatment of Neuropathy." Sonny Yamasaki is the Director of New Therapy Development at Medtronic Surgical Technologies. His role is to identify new surgical technologies, new indications for existing technologies, and organically conceptualize and develop new devices and therapies.…
Stephen Barrett, DPM, MBA, FACFAS, FAENS

CEO & Medical Director

"It has been my mission since before starting practice, and to an even greater extent for the last decade, to improve patient care, decrease pain for patients and to find a successful treatment for those "few" patients who suffer from something they have been told cannot be helped. There are more than 20 million patients…