Dr. Kirk Tiemann considers Lubbock home after growing up in El Paso, TX. While he was born in Kansas City, Missouri, he moved to El Paso at an early age. He attended the University of Texas at El Paso and earned a PhD in Analytical Chemistry-Environmental Science & Engineering. After working in the area of research, Dr. Tiemann made a decision to attend medical school after studying the effects of environmental conditions and human health.
Dr. Tiemann attended medical school at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas. He specialized in Family Practice and went on to pursue additional training, completing a Fellowship in Sports Medicine. After completing his fellowship, Dr. Tiemann worked for UMC-Physician Network Services and Concentra Urgent Care before venturing into private practice.
Dr. Tiemann believes in educating patients about their condition so that patients may better understand how to best care for themselves and to also improve medical outcomes.
Dr. Tiemann is married and has two sons, all of whom are active in local organizations and charities. He is active in martial arts and enjoys outdoor life.