Dr. McNelis is a graduate of Lone Star Family Health Center’s Family Medicine Residency Program, where he served as Co-Chief Resident. He was born in Austin, Texas and moved to Oak Ridge North where he graduated high school. He earned a BA in biochemistry at the University of Texas – Austin and his MD from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.
Dr. McNelis chose family medicine because he wanted to have the ability to care for patients of any age and with any health concern. In his spare time, he enjoys running, reading and spending as much time as he can with his wife and baby daughter.