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Avera Medical Group Brookings

A Department of Brookings Health System
400 22nd Avenue
Brookings, SD 57006
605-697-9500

prenatal care servicesLocal Care, Local Delivery
Women's Specialty Center

Becoming a parent is one of the most exciting and challenging experiences in life. We understand what expecting parents go through during pregnancy and childbirth and are ready to help you throughout every stage of this amazing process. From checkups at Avera Medical Group Brookings to the delivery of your baby in Brookings, we are here for you with care that's always available.

Avera offers the only physicians that deliver babies in Brookings. This means you can see your Avera OB/GYN specialist or family physician for all your prenatal care and delivery needs.

Local Prenatal Care & Delivery

Throughout pregnancy, getting the best care available helps ensure both a healthy baby and mother. We provide specialized care for expectant mothers. We tailor prenatal care throughout every stage of pregnancy, with special tests and ultrasounds as needed to help ensure the safe, healthy delivery of your baby.

Jeremy Beireis, MD Jeremy Beireis, MD
Family Medicine
Shelby Eischens, MD Shelby Eischens, MD
Family Medicine
Andrew Ellsworth, MDAndrew Ellsworth, MD
Family Medicine
Richard Gudvangen, MDRichard Gudvangen, MD
Obstetrics/Gynecology
Ellen Hopper, MDEllen Hopper, MD
Obstetrics/Gynecology
Merritt Warren, MDMerritt Warren, MD
Family Medicine
Sheri Trudeau, CNPSheri Trudeau, CNP
Obstetrics/Gynecology

Women's Services

  • Normal/High Risk Obstetrics
  • Gynecology Care and Surgery
  • Infertility
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Abnormal Pap Smears
  • Treatment of Sexually Transmitted Disease
  • PMS, Menopause and Hormone Therapy
  • Adolescent Gynecology
  • Well Woman Care
  • Urgent Gynecology Care
  • Ultrasound

Annual Gynecological Check-Up

Things to Discuss at Your Annual Gynecological Check-Up:

  • History of abnormal pap smears
  • Breast health and last mammogram
  • Menstrual history or menopause symptoms
  • Bone health
  • Healthy diet and exercise
  • Recent or chronic illnesses
  • Mental health issues like depression or anxiety
  • Decreasing health risks like smoking and inactivity
  • Changing skin lesions