Sanford School of Medicine Surgery

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Committed to Education

In Demand

The shortage of surgeons in the United States is well documented. Nowhere is the need greater than in rural states like South Dakota. We are committed to providing an extraordinary surgery experience for our medical students throughout the state.


We strive to help the medical school achieve its mission of education, research and service. Our greatest emphasis remains on educating the next generation of doctors for the state and region.