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Huthayfa A. Ateeli

Huthayfa A. Ateeli, MD, FACP, MBBS

Critical Care, Sleep Medicine, and Pulmonology

"The best part of being a physician is interacting with patients and being able to make a difference in their lives."

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About Me

For expertise in lung and respiratory care, count on Huthayfa Ateeli, MD, FACP, a pulmonologist at Avera Medical Group Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine in Sioux Falls, SD.

Expert Respiratory & Pulmonary Care

As a fellowship-trained pulmonologist, Dr. Ateeli has a deep understanding of internal organs and their complex interactions.

He diagnoses and treats a variety of conditions related to the respiratory system and specializes in:

“I spend a lot of time listening to my patients and making sure their care is a shared decision based on their best interest,” he says.

Dr. Ateeli speaks fluent Arabic.

Active Lifestyle

In his free time, Dr. Ateeli enjoys spending time with his wife, Laila AbuZaid, MD, FACP, and kids, hiking, biking, swimming, playing tennis, running and watching movies.



Mu’tah University College of Medicine, Karak, Jordan, Medical School


University of Arizona Medical Center, Tucson, Internal Medicine


University of Arizona Medical Center, Tucson, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Professional Memberships

  • American Thoracic Society (ATS)
  • American College of Physicians (ACP)
  • American Medical Association (AMA)
  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI)


  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Pulmonary Diseases

This directory contains information about the provider members of Independent Health Care Associates, Avera Health and all Avera entities, members of the Avera Medical Group, and employed select providers with Avera McKennan, Sioux Falls, SD and Avera Marshall, Marshall, MN and physicians with hospital privileges at Avera St. Luke's, Aberdeen, SD; Avera Sacred Heart, Yankton, SD; Avera Queen of Peace, Mitchell, SD; Avera St. Mary's, Pierre, SD.

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