Northside Hospital Sports Medicine welcomes Dr. Saif Zaman to Lawrenceville; Dr. Stephen Fisher begins seeing patients in Braselton


Northside Hospital Orthopedic Institute Sports Medicine is pleased to welcome Dr. Saif U. Zaman to its Lawrenceville location. 

Dr. Zaman is a duel fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon. An Atlanta native, he specializes in foot and ankle injuries, fractures, arthritis, cartilage restoration, ankle instability, deformity correction and minimally invasive techniques.

"Returning home and treating patients in the community in which I was raised has always been a lifelong goal," said Dr. Zaman, whose philosophy to empower his patients features a full team approach that utilizes operative and non-operative treatment, physical therapy, education and whole-body nutrition. "I believe patient education is critical in formulating a successful treatment plan while utilizing all modalities of treatment."

Northside Hospital Orthopedic Institute Sports Medicine also announces the addition of Dr. Stephen Fisher to the Braselton location, beginning Sept. 1.

Dr. Fisher is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic sports medicine surgeon, who specializes in the operative and non-operative treatment of sports-related injuries and musculoskeletal disorders of the upper and lower extremities. He has been with Northside since 2018, treating patients in Cumming and Buford.

Dr. Fisher is extensively experienced in treating athletes of all ages, including those at the pediatric/youth, high school, college and professional levels, weekend warriors and senior age athletes.

Northside Hospital Orthopedic Institute Sports Medicine has 13 locations across the Atlanta region, including Lawrenceville (771 Old Norcross Road, Suite 105) and Braselton (1255 Friendship Road, Suite 200). 

For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit

Media Inquiries
Northside Hospital's media relations staff look forward to assisting you with news stories whenever possible. We promise to try and meet all of your story needs.
Media Contacts
Need Help Finding a Provider?
Take advantage of Northside Hospital's free physician referral service. Available weekdays, 8:30 a.m - 4:00 p.m. EST. 404-845-5555