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Seeking BC/BE Gastroenterologist to join group of5 board certified Gastroenterologists. The GI physicians provide endoscopy procedures in a state-of-the-art GI Endoscopy Center attached to their clinic. The Endoscopy Center has 6 procedure rooms with one designated for endoscopic ultrasound where 6-8 EUS procedures are performed weekly. This group of highly skilled physicians also provide a wide array of advanced endoscopic procedures including ERCP. Other clinical and academic activities include a weekly GI conference, teaching of medical students, family practice and internal medicine residents, and potential for clinical research. Clinical faculty appointment is a possibility in conjunction with the South Dakota School of Medicine. The physicians are employed, have a base salary plus production incentvies and an extremely generous benefit package.

General Gastroenterologist: INPATIENT AND OUTPATIENT MIX

Clinic attached to hospital by skywalk

16 exam rooms

Endoscopy Center located in GI Clinic Building

6 endoscopy rooms with state-of-the-art technology

18 patient rooms in Endoscopy Center

Hospitalist Gastroenterologist: NO OUTPATIENT COVERAGE

1-2 Weeks of inpatient coverage per month

1 weeknight evening of call, with weekend call coverage

6 Midlevels take primary call

10-15 patients seen per day Avera McKennan has 545 beds

Ranked #3 as Best Places to Practice for physicians by MedScapes

As South Dakota's largest city, Sioux Falls is consistently ranked among America's top places to live. With a metro-area population of 243,900, Sioux Falls benefits from safe streets, excellent schools, low unemployment and no state income tax, to offer a superb quality of life.

With one of the Midwest's most dynamic and diverse business environments, Sioux Falls is home to industry-leading companies in agribusiness, financial services, healthcare and tourism. Sioux Falls is regularly ranked in Forbes magazine's Best Small Places for Business and Careers.

Sioux Falls also boasts a low cost of living compared to other Midwestern cities.

Learn More About Sioux Falls Below


As the urban center for the region, Sioux Fallsfeatures unique restaurants, retail shops and cultural venues. It also attracts big-name performing artists and Broadway shows.

Downtown Sioux Falls
Sioux Falls is home to a vibrant, revitalized downtown filled with local shops, bars and restaurants.

Farmers' Markets
Two farmers' markets serve the area, featuring locally grown produce, dairy products and meat. Many market booths feature organic options.
- Falls Park Farmer's Market
- Sioux Empire Farmer's Market

Cultural Activities
- Sertoma Butterfly House & Marine Cove
- Sioux Empire Community Theatre
- Siouxland Heritage Museums
- South Dakota Symphony Orchestra
- Washington PavilionofArtsandSciences-- Home to traveling Broadway shows, the Kirby Science Discovery Center and a Visual Arts Center.
- Sioux Falls Events keeps a comprehensive list of area attractions.

Sioux Falls is a 3-hour drive from Omaha, Neb., and a 4-hour drive from Minneapolis, Minn.

Outdoor Activities
Sioux Falls experiences four full seasons and offers opportunities to take advantage ofthem all.

Great Bear Recreation Park -- Skiing, snowboarding and warm-weather events
Avera Medical Group is an integrated physicians' network of Avera Health. Strength of 300 locations in 100 communities in the five-state region of South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska and North Dakota.

A medical group of over 950 professionals providing focused patient care.

Facilities known for medical excellence, technological innovation and a commitment to meet the spiritual, emotional and physical needs of all patients.

Avera Medical Group provides hometown care through physicians and allied health professionals who are connected to the technology resources of Avera. Total EMR for longitudinal care. Avera eCARE leverages interactive video and computer technology to extend specialty services through eICU, eEmergency, eConsult, ePharmacy, ePrescribing, eStroke, eSenior Care, eTransfer and eHospitalist.

Avera Medical Group is aligning physicians and leaders through Services Lines to provide the highest quality care in the most efficient way to patients across the region.

Supports high quality care and care delivery models that improve patient outcomes, increase patient and physician satisfaction in an integrated care delivery system.

Physicians employed by Avera Medical Group receive generous benefit packages that may include loan forgiveness.