Dr. Kip Nielson was born and raised in North Ogden, Utah. He has two brothers that are also in the dental field. His twin brother is a practicing dentist at StarLight Dental, and his older brother is a sales representative for a dental supply company.
Following high school graduation, Dr. Nielson spent two years as a missionary in El Salvador where he became a fluent speaker of the Spanish language and enjoys using his language skills in his profession as a dentist.
Upon completion of his missionary endeavor, Dr. Nielson attended Brigham Young University, receiving a bachelor’s degree in Spanish. He played football at BYU where he was named defensive rookie of the year, an all-academic first team selection of the Mountain West Conference, and a Verizon Wireless All Area Academic First Team selection. While attending BYU, he met and married Kajsa Ferguson. After they both graduated in 2004, they moved to Texas.
Dr. Nielson and his wife, Kajsa, have been married for almost 11 years and have been blessed with three wonderful children, two girls and a boy.
Dr. Nielson enjoys spending time with his family, working out, and playing and watching sports. His family actively participates in their church, enjoys family vacations, and spending time outdoors.
“l feel extremely blessed and fortunate to provide healthy and beautiful smiles to all those that l treat. I am thankful for the opportunity l have as a dentist to meet and serve so many wonderful people in the Austin area.”