Born and raised in Southern Alberta, Dr. Nielson became an owner and key member of Visual Effects in 2008. Alongside Dr. Ferguson, Dr. Nielson works hard to ensure that Visual Effects provides leading eye care to families all over Lethbridge.
His professional and academic accomplishments include:
- Bachelor of Science, Brigham Young University
- Doctor of Optometry, Southern California College of Optometry
- Chair, 1994 National Optometric Student Association Conference
A family man himself, Dr. Nielson has three children (Tyler, 19, Erik, 18, and Rachael, 16) with his wife Sandy.