Dr. Niemi is a native of Virginia, Minnesota. He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota, Duluth where he majored in biology and chemistry. Dr. Niemi received his doctorate from the University of Osteopathic Medicine, College for Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, in Des Moines Iowa. He completed his surgical residency at the VA Medical Center / Yale New Haven Hospital in New Haven Connecticut. He completed his fellowship in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery at VA Medical center / Yale New Haven Hospital / Georgetown University Hospital.
Dr. Niemi is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He has published many articles in various medical journals and has been principal investigator on several clinical trials. He has lectured nationally and has designed new innovative medical devices. Dr. Niemi currently resides in Morrisville with his family. In his personal time he enjoys hockey, golf, spending time at the beach and hunting.