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CORE Orthopedics Avera Medical Group

CORE Orthopedics Avera Medical Group is your Center of Regional Excellence (CORE)...specializing in providing orthopedic surgery and complete orthopedic care.

Orthopedic Surgery and Care

Formerly known as Orthopaedic Consultants/Alvine Foot & Ankle Center, CORE Orthopedics provides orthopedic surgery services and complete orthopedic care. Watch video animations about common orthopedic surgeries.

Contact Our Clinic

  • To schedule an appointment during normal business hours, call 605-336-2638 or 800-477-2899. No referral necessary.
  • For assistance during CORE OnDemand evening and Saturday morning hours, call 605-275-CORE.

Best in SD

HealthGrades WinnerAvera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center is named the Best in South Dakota in orthopedic joint replacement; neuroscience, including stroke and neurosurgery; gastrointestinal (GI) medical treatment; and critical care.

Avera McKennan received the Joint Replacement Excellence Award for 2012, which places Avera McKennan in the top 10 percent in the nation for joint replacement.

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    Watch Our Orthopedic Specialists

    Watch these videos to learn more about the CORE physicians.


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    Sports Institute CORE provides orthopedic specialty care for athletes at Avera Sports.

    Avera Total Care

    Avera Total Care

    A complete program to guide you step-by-step through your preparation, hospital stay and recovery from surgery.

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