Kinsey Nelson

Kinsey Nelson, MD

About Kinsey Nelson, MD

As a family physician, Dr. Nelson strives to provide high quality, comprehensive healthcare to patients of all ages. Recognizing the importance of primary disease prevention, Dr. Nelson works with his patients to encourage healthy, active lifestyles. Along with treating a wide variety of acute illnesses, Dr. Nelson also specializes in the management of complex chronic diseases. Areas of interest include diabetes, heart disease, kidney disease, orthopedics/sports medicine, depression/anxiety as well as well-child care, men’s and women’s health.

Education and Training

Dr. Nelson graduated from the University of Minnesota School of Medicine in Minneapolis, MN. He completed his residency at the United Family Medicine Residency Program in Saint Paul, MN. He also completed a post-graduate Fourth Year of Mastery at United Family Medicine.


Dr. Nelson is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. This means that he has fulfilled the necessary criteria established by the regulating board and has passed examinations that accredit him in the field of family medicine.


Dr. Nelson is married and enjoys spending free time with his family, friends and pets. He is an avid runner and also enjoys bicycling, cross-country skiing, traveling and reading. He is a cellist, enjoys live music and is an animal lover.