Kirsten M Nielsen, MD

Specialties: Neurology
Area of Focus: Neurology
Kirsten Nielsen
Primary Location:

New West Physicians

1536 Cole Blvd Bldg 4 Ste 250
Lakewood, CO 80401
Phone: (303)716-8027
Fax: (303)238-5258
Accepting New Patients Yes
Dr. Nielsen received her medical degree from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center (UCHSC). She is a board certified neurologist and epileptologist. She completed fellowship training in epilepsy UCHSC. She specializes in epilepsy monitoring, treatment and research and is one of only two fellowship trained epileptologists in the West Denver region. Her treatments include access to the latest in epilepsy monitoring equipment including specially trained nurses in neurology, 24/7 monitoring of patients by video and audio, in addition to continuous video-EEG monitoring – the gold standard to characterize seizure-like spells.
Certifications
  • Amer Brd Psychiatry and Neurology-Neurology
  • Amer Brd Psychiatry and Neurology-Epilepsy
Education
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Medical School
Internships
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Residencies
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Fellowships
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Affiliations
Lutheran Medical Center