Chair

Gary Timmerman, M.D., Professor and Chair

Faculty

The Department of Surgery has more than 215 faculty members more than 215 faculty members in academic, clinical, and hospital settings throughout South Dakota and the tri-state area.

Michael Person, M.D.,  Surgery Clerkship Director, LIC Coordinating Committee Member - Avera
Sarah Jones-Sapienza, M.D., LIC Coordinating Committee Member - Sanford

Staff

Cindy Heald, Department Manager
Pat Blake, Department Assistant
Kris Pearson, Senior Secretary