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Essentia welcomes Nelson

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Kinsey Nelson, MD, is joining Essentia Health in the Family Medicine department at the West Fargo Clinic.

Nelson received his medical degree from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis after obtaining his B.A. in biology from Gustavus Adolphus College. He completed a residency through United Family Medicine Residency Program at Allina Hospitals and Clinics in St. Paul, Minn., and during that time, acted as resident organizer of the Diabetes Support Group. In addition, Nelson fulfilled his mastery in Family Medicine focusing on in-patient medicine, procedural training and supervising residents as a junior faculty member at United Family Medicine. He is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians.

As a family medicine physician, Nelson focuses on sports medicine, diabetes care, women's health, obstetrics and procedures such as colposcopy and colonoscopy.

Nelson is a native of Fargo and enjoys playing the cello, running, reading, playing softball and baseball. He also has an interest in politics. 

For more information or to schedule an appointment with Nelson, contact Essentia Health West Fargo Clinic at 701-364-5751.