Med Center Health General Surgery

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Med Center Health is proud to welcome Dan Davis, M.D., FACS and Jason Nielsen, M.D. to our team of general surgeons.

Dr. Dan Davis discovered his love of medicine while translating to Laotian refugees in doctors’ offices during a two-year volunteer mission in Texas. Now, Dr. Davis brings 20 years of surgical experience to people in urban and rural Southcentral Kentucky. His expertise in colonoscopies and gastroscopies, and interest in acid reflux, thyroid disease and minimally invasive procedures is helping elevate care for people throughout our region. “Listening and taking time with my patients helps me do what’s best for them,” says Dr. Davis.

Dr. Davis earned his medical degree from the University of Kansas and completed his residency in General Surgery at the Chicago Medical School at Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center of Chicago. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Jason Nielsen is a graduate of the University of Colorado School of Medicine.  He completed his residency at Mayo Clinic and did fellowships in surgery and research at Ohio State University. He collaborates with physicians on treatment plans, and is dedicated to his patients. “Collaboration leads to the best outcomes for patients,” says Dr. Nielsen.

Dr. Nielsen is an Eagle Scout who loves the outdoors, especially camping and fishing. He also enjoys watching and participating in sports. A father of four, Dr. Nielsen believes in treating his patients like family too. Patients will truly benefit from his level of surgical skill and care.

Dr. Davis and Dr. Nielsen join Sara Soule, M.D. in offering general surgery services. Dr. Soule earned her medical degree from the University of Southern California and completed her residency in General Surgery at the University of Colorado.

Our Services

  • Complex abdominal wall recovery
  • Thyroid or parathyroid surgery
  • Robotic surgery
  • Trauma
  • Cholecystectomies (gallbladder removal)
  • Hernia Repairs
  • Cancer biopsies and surgery, including skin, breast
  • Hemorrhoid removal
  • Wound Care
  • Central Line Placement (for long term medication administration)
  • Other Surgical Procedures
Our physicians perform surgery exclusively at Med Center Health.