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Matthew Nielsen, MD


  • Undergraduate
    Michigan State University College of Human Medicine (East Lansing, MI)
  • Residency
    General Surgery: University of North Dakota (Grand Forks/Fargo, ND)
  • Board Certifications
    American Medical Association, member since 2006
    American College of Surgeons, member since 2010

  • General surgery
  • Cancer surgery
  • Hernia repair
  • Reflux surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Endocrine surgery


Matthew Nielson, MD joined the General Surgery Department at Sanford Bemidji in September. Dr. Nielson received his medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine in East Lansing, MI. He went on to complete a residency in general surgery at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks and Fargo, ND. Dr. Nielson is originally from Bemidji, MN. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons and the American Medical Association.

Dr. Nielsen is originally from Bemidji, MN. In his spare time, he enjoys running, biking, fishing and hunting.

Primary Practice Location

Sanford Bemidji Main Clinic

1233 34th Street NW
Bemidji, MN 56601

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