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Kenneth Kris Nielson, MD, FACC

Echocardiography, Cardiovascular Disease, Nuclear Cardiology

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MountainStar Heart Center at St. Mark's

74 Kimballs Ln, Suite 260
Draper, UT 84020

About Kenneth Kris Nielson

Kenneth Kris Nielson, MD, FACC, is a cardiologist in Salt Lake City, Utah. Dr. Nielson is a board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease.

He completed his undergraduate degree from the University of Utah and remained at the university for his medical degree, where he graduated magna cum laude. He fulfilled an internal medicine residency at LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City.

Dr. Nielson then accepted a fellowship in cardiology at the Maine Medical Center. Dr. Nielson is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology.

Dr. Nielson and his wife have three children.

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Education

Medical School
University of Utah

Residency
LDS Hospital, Salt Lake City

Fellowship
Maine Medical Center

Certifications & Memberships

Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Gender

Male

Procedures & Conditions

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Echocardiography
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Marfan Syndrome
Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Radiofrequency Ablation
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Symptoms, Heart
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

Specialties

Echocardiography
Cardiovascular Disease
Nuclear Cardiology

Office Locations

MountainStar Heart Center at St. Mark's
74 Kimballs Ln
Suite 260
Draper, UT 84020
Phone: (801) 266-3418
Fax: (801) 572-0515

Office Hours

Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Accepted Insurance

AARP
Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Allegiance Health Plans
Altius Health Plans
Ameriben
Assurant Health
Bankers Life and Casualty
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Conseco
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
EBMS
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Federal Employee Program (FEP)
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Group Health Cooperative
HealthSmart
Humana
Inter Valley Health Plan
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medico
Meritain Health
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Mutual of Omaha
NGS CoreSource
North America Administrators (NAA)
PEHP
Principal Life
Pyramid Life
SelectHealth
Tricare
UniCare
United American Insurance Company
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wise Provider Networks

Additional Locations

Heart Center at St. Mark's

1160 East 3900 South, Suite 2000
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
Phone: (801) 266-3418