Dr. Kristen Renee Nelson , MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

(651) 686-6400

Fairview Physician Associates
1875 Woodwinds Dr Ste 110
Saint Paul, MN 55125


After graduation from Minnehaha Academy High School in Minneapolis, Dr Nelson moved to Illinois where she attended Wheaton College and received her B.A. in Political Science and Biology. She went to the University of South Dakota Medical School in Vermillion. Then, she returned to her hometown and the University of Minnesota where she completed her OB/GYN residency. Dr Nelson is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist with several years of experience in the Twin Cities Metro Area. Dr Nelson looks at the whole person…mind, body and soul. She actively studies and applies integrative and anti-aging medicine in order to enrich the lives of her patients. She is interested in Menopause and hormone changes at any stage in life. “I tend to think outside the box. I listen intently and continue to think about my patients well after the day is done. You never know when you come up with the solution to a complex problem,” In her spare time she has fun with her family. As they enjoy outdoor sports including cycling, skiing and boating. “I love cooking shows, chick flicks and shopping,”

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 27 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Education & Training

Medical School: Sanford School Of Medicine The University Of South Dakota

Graduation Date: in 1993

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • River Falls Area Hospital
  • Woodwinds Health Campus

Specialties: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS MN Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • HealthPartners MN CareChoices
  • HealthPartners Open Access
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medica Inspiration HealthEast
  • Medica with Mayo Clinic
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Preferred One PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Medica Choice
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Nelson's Office Information

Fax: (651) 175-7326
Website: adefrisandtoppin.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM

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