Dr. Prasit Nimityongskul is a native of Thailand. He graduated from Mahidol University in 1973 and completed his residency at the University of South Alabama, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Training Program in 1980. Dr. Nimit is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and specializes in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery. He received his fellowship-training in Pediatric Orthopaedics and Spinal Deformities at A. I. DuPont Institute in 1981. Dr. Nimit has been on Faculty at the University of South Alabama, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery since 1988. He has extensive experience in treating children with all types of orthopaedic-related problems and serves as the "go to" source of information for many orthopaedic surgeons in the community when perplexing pediatric orthopaedic problems arise.