Kurt Nielsen, MD

Kurt Nielsen MDKurt Nielsen MD

Kurt Nielsen MD comes to us from Tyler, Texas where he worked as a Family Physician for 25 years in a large hospital system. Dr. Nielsen’s wife (who is also a Family Physician working at TWU Health Center) is a native of Denton and they recently returned to be closer to family. He previously served in the US Army as helicopter pilot before attending medical school after service. Dr. Nielsen’s hobbies include flying (he is a member of Cavanaugh Flight Museum in Addison) and spending time with his wife and children (daughter is currently enrolled at UNT & son is a chef at a local restaurant). He enjoys country living on a small ranch and playing with tractors.



  1. B.S. from University of Houston
  2. M.D. from UTMB Galveston
  3. Family Medicine Residency at UT Health Center Tyler


  1. Board Certified Specialist in Family Medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine
  2. American Academy of Family Practice
  3. Denton County Medical Society
  4. Texas Medical Association
  5. Physician Association of North Texas

Locations: Denton