Eldin Nikocevic, MD

Resident Physician

Dr. Nikocevic joined the Department of Family Medicine in 2023. He is a resident physician in training at the Family Medicine Clinic – Island East. Dr. Nikocevic earned his Bachelor of Science in biology from The University of Texas Arlington.  Dr. Nikocevic earned his Doctorate of Medicine from UTMB Health's John Sealy School of Medicine in Galveston, Texas

Dr. Nikocevic is certified in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).

Dr. Nikocevic's academic and clinical interests include lifestyle medicine, functional medicine, integrative medicine, geriatrics and hospital medicine.


Hello! I’m Eldin Nikocevic, a family medicine resident at the University of Texas Medical Branch. A Fort Worth native, I took my first academic steps at UT Arlington, laying a solid foundation in the sciences before pursuing my calling in medicine here at UTMB.

My pursuit of personal health and wellness is more than a hobby; it's a way of life that informs my medical practice. I'm an avid reader, always keen to explore the latest insights on holistic patient care and the integration of natural, preventative approaches to health. This passion for wellness is woven into my approach to medicine, where I seek to offer comprehensive, individualized care.

During my free time, I enjoy traveling, hiking, reading, and going to the beach. I'm at my best when I'm immersed in nature, whether that's hiking local trails, observing the remarkable Texan wildlife, or planning my next travel destination. These moments not only recharge me but also remind me of the beauty and interconnectedness of life.

Galveston has captured my heart with its warm community, vibrant culture, and beautiful landscapes. The island's spirit and vibrancy are things I cherish, enhancing both my personal and professional life. As I continue my residency, I am excited to explore more of what Galveston has to offer and integrate this wonderful sense of place into my practice.

As a resident at UTMB, I am committed to nurturing the ties that bind us to our health and to each other. I look forward to the opportunity to learn, grow, and serve in this diverse and dynamic community.



Eldin Nikocevic, MD

Practice Location(s):

Primary Care Pavilion
400 Harborside Dr.
Suite 104

Appointment Line:
(409) 772-2166

Fax Number:


Clinic Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

After Hours
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