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Kurt J. Nilsson, MD


Doctor of Medicine

St. Luke's Health Partner
St. Luke's Health Partner

These providers work together to achieve patient-centered care, using proven best practices to offer better care to you and your family.


Accepting new patients
No Referral Required

Facilities & Clinics

Conditions & Treatments

  • Arthritis Of The Knee
  • Concussion Care
  • Family Medicine
  • Hip/Pelvis Arthritis
  • Hip/Pelvis Bursitis
  • Hip/Pelvis Pain
  • Knee Fractures
  • Meniscal And Ligament Injuries
  • Non-Operative Sports Medicine
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Patellofemoral Instability
  • Patellofemoral Pain
  • Rotator Cuff
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Back Injury
  • Sports Hip Injury

About Kurt J. Nilsson


Kurt J. Nilsson, MD is fellowship-trained in sports medicine and specializes in non-operative sports medicine for children and adults, including management of acute and chronic musculoskeletal injuries and concussions. He is a team physician for the College of Idaho, the US Ski Team, and US Soccer Federation; and has served as a concussion consultant for USA Cycling. He has also served as the medical director of the St. Luke’s Concussion Clinic since it inception in 2011 and directs St. Luke’s Sports Medicine education series.

Dr. Nilsson earned his bachelor's degree at California Lutheran University and his master's degree in exercise science from Boise State University. 

  • Medical School

    University of Utah School of Medicine
  • Residency

    St. Mary's Hospital Grand Junction
  • Fellowship

    Intermountain Orthopaedics
  • Board Certification

    Family Medicine
  • Gender

  • Languages Spoken