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Dileep S. Bhat

Dileep S. Bhat, MD

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“I like to relate to patients as if they’re part of my family. I want them to have a good understanding of their condition and what can be done to help them.“

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About Me

While growing up in India, Dr. Bhat was inspired to become a physician after seeing the great need for health care and learning how it affected people when they weren’t able to get health issues resolved quickly.

Urologic Expertise

With over 30 years of experience in urology, Dr. Bhat provides expert care for conditions of the male and female urinary tract (kidneys, bladder, ureter, urethra) and the male reproductive organs. He also performs advanced surgical procedures. "I enjoy seeing the immediate results that patients can experience through surgery," he says. "It’s rewarding to be able to help patients and watch them improve."

Compassionate Care

Dr. Bhat also enjoys getting to meet and care for people of all ages. He strives to give his patients a good understanding of their condition and treatment options. "I like to spend a lot of time with patients and explain everything in detail so that they know exactly what’s going on."

In addition to English, Dr. Bhat speaks fluent Hindi and Marathi.

Prevention Is Key

"Prevention is always better than a cure," he adds, "I advise everyone to avoid smoking and eat well. There are a lot of health issues that can be prevented with a healthy lifestyle."

In his free time, Dr. Bhat enjoys traveling, visiting family, playing tennis and reading.



B.J. Medical College, Pune, India, Medical School


King Edward Memorial Hospital, Pune, India, General Surgery

Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, General Surgery

Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, Urology


Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, General Surgery

Professional Memberships

American Urological Association; North Central Section of the American Urological Association; South Dakota State Medical Association; Sixth District, South Dakota Medical Association


American Board of Urology


May 01, 2022
I've only had good experience's
January 20, 2022
Thay are all very helpful
October 05, 2021
It was an easy pleasant experience
October 05, 2021
They do an excellent job of making a person feel comfortable during the visit. Keep up the good work
October 05, 2021
Waiting time was awfully long
October 05, 2021
Dr. Bhat is excellent and trustworthy and a valued physician
September 21, 2021
I would like to have a pre procedure information handout with info for what is needed before hand and then one post procedure for what to do after.
September 21, 2021
GREAT Dr. and Staff!!
September 14, 2021
Dr. Bhat was very professional and helpful in addressing my concerns. I am impressed.
September 07, 2021
I have great respect for Dr. Bhat and his staff and I would not hesitate to recommend him to my friends.
September 07, 2021
It is so comforting to have a doctor that actually has read your medical history, asks you questions about your symptoms and medications, and doesn't rush through the appointment.
September 07, 2021
Very satified
August 17, 2021
I was very pleased with the experience
August 17, 2021
Their treatment and care has always been very professional.
August 17, 2021
I left feeling I would be in good care.
July 27, 2021
They all did a good job including the x-ray/ lab tech!!!
July 13, 2021
Dr. Bhat, team and reception staff are all top notch.
July 13, 2021
I appreciate having an excellent and caring healthcare team in our community.
June 15, 2021
Good team and support staff do a great job.
June 15, 2021
Dr. Bhat had a student there. I told the student he can learn a lot from dr. Bhat. I really like Dr. Bhat. Advice to all patients... always ask everything you want. Nothing is a dumb question.
June 08, 2021
One. Good doctor
May 25, 2021
Facility is very nice and the staff was kind and courteous.
May 25, 2021
I was very impressed with the doctor.
May 11, 2021
Great job by all. Very speedy and complete. Happy with resolution to this ongoing issue. Wish it would have been these smooth three appointments ago.
May 11, 2021
The Dr and staff are very professional
April 27, 2021
Always friendly.
April 27, 2021
I was happy with the care at Avera.
April 06, 2021
The care and treatment I received during my procedure was great. Doctor is very professional and nurse also. They are very caring and knowledgeable. I appreciate that very much.
March 30, 2021
Dr. Baht is terrific !
March 30, 2021
His nurse could use a little bit better attitude ?? very short not very friendly like this old nurse she made me feel at home like she really care about me. This one not so .
March 23, 2021
Able to get in on time!!!
March 16, 2021
i like Dr. Bhat a lot and respect him greatly.
March 09, 2021
I have only meet a twice with Doctor Bhat
March 09, 2021
Dr. Bhat was extremely thorough and checked all aspects of my urological condition. He is an excellent physician.
March 02, 2021
I appreciate your urgency to get me scheduled and seen by the doctro quickly for my condition.
March 02, 2021
We LOVE Dr. Bhat. He is a definite number 10 in our family's book. He cared for my wife's father as well, and we have never had anything but a supremely perfect experience with his care. He is the real deal, and most definitely a skilled, compassionate provider. Nothing but the finest care from Dr. Bhat, and we recommend him to everyone!
February 23, 2021
Your staff is great. One suggestion would be to provide an "interpretation" of some of the lab results as we don't know medical terms.
February 23, 2021
Everyone was very caring and helpful, which is always greatly appreciated.
February 16, 2021
Very satisfied with my experience!
February 09, 2021
Everyone is very polite and helpful
February 09, 2021
Very pleasant experience
February 02, 2021
Dr Bhat is great ! We are very lucky to have him !
February 02, 2021
I am very pleased to have this service locally.
January 26, 2021
I put my complete trust in Dr Bhat.
January 19, 2021
I'm grateful to have a good clinic like yours in the community. Thank you for the diligent work you have all done fighting Covid-19.
January 12, 2021
Dr. Bhat and staff are always receptive to my needs and listen intently to my questions. He and his staff are a true asset to Brookings.
January 05, 2021
Dr. Bhat, nurse and the rest of the staff are the best!!
January 05, 2021
Dr Bhat was excellent. Everyone else involved were excellent as well.
December 22, 2020
Every thing is "top notch"

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