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Kari J. Hultgren

Kari J. Hultgren, MD

Family Medicine/OB and Family Medicine
4.8 / 5 (Based on 247 Ratings) Learn More

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About Me



2003 - University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine, Vermillion, Medical School


Sioux Falls Family Medicine Residency Program, Sioux Falls, SD, Family Medicine


American Board of Family Medicine


October 17, 2019
I greatly appreciated Dr. Hultgren's willingness to spend enough time with me during my appointment to be able to discuss any and all questions/concerns that I had. She was so kind and caring - what a great asset to your clinic!
October 16, 2019
Great doctor and nurses! Very compassionate and caring!
October 14, 2019
I had to wait in the waiting room for 10 minutes, and then once I got into the patient room, I waited for 25 minutes before Dr. Hultgren came in.
October 03, 2019
Dr Hultgren is an amazing doctor who truly cares. She is always honest and realistic and I can't imagine going to anyone else.
September 28, 2019
Dr Hultgren is the most wonderful, caring, and outstanding doctor I have ever had.
September 23, 2019
Dr. Hultgren is so kind, smart, and welcoming that I feel able to trust in her every opinion with ease. I am very lucky to have her as my family doctor!
September 22, 2019
My family absolutely loves Dr. Hultgren and her team. They have always been informative , respectful and kind. My children love coming to see Doctor Kari because she's so personable and includes them in the conversation.
September 19, 2019
I always have the feeling that Dr Hultgren has my health and well-being as her primary concern. I never feel rushed. I always feel like I am the most important patient she has.
September 16, 2019
Dr Hultgren and her nurses are amazing always listen to what concerns I have regarding me and my children always feel important
September 11, 2019
Kari is a wonderful MD and I always have a great experience with her. Very happy.
September 11, 2019
Dr. Hultgren and staff are wonderful! I wouldn't change a thing.
September 07, 2019
Dr Kari Hultgren is awesome.
August 31, 2019
Dr. Hultgren is the best..
August 27, 2019
The scheduler is the sweetest!
August 27, 2019
Dr is always late every appointment
August 27, 2019
Kari and her team go above and beyond to make me and my family feel comfortable and cared for and it's rare to find that these days.
August 24, 2019
I have been seeing Dr. Hultgren for 7 years now since I became pregnant with my daughter. I have always been blown away by the care we received. Dr. Hultgren always remembers our family history and life happenings, our children adore her.
August 24, 2019
Dr Hultgren is awesome!
August 21, 2019
I love my doctor
August 20, 2019
Dr Kari Hultgren is the best I just love her. So nice and professional Every time I see her or call for something!!! Highly appreciated and recommend her!!
August 20, 2019
I don't think she realizes how much pain I have in my hips.
August 15, 2019
Everyone is always very respectful and cheerful. Always willing to go the extra mile to help get our baby in with little or no notice. Thank you so much
August 08, 2019
Best doctor I've ever had. She truly cares. She goes above and beyond to make sure everything gets addressed.
August 06, 2019
Thankful for the time spent and the personal phone calls to go over results on my daughter during this worrisome time
August 03, 2019
Always a great experience
July 31, 2019
Dr. Hultgren is so personable. We love seeing her!
July 26, 2019
I waited for over 45 min in the doctors office for her and in that time no one came in to tell me she was running late or anything and then I tried talking to her about something else but she was already standing and inching her way to the door so I never talked to her about some other problems I was dealing with.
July 24, 2019
Dr. Hultgren is a very caring doctor and truly cares about her patients as people.
July 18, 2019
Dr. Hultgren and the other doctors I have seen there are so kind and compassionate along with all the staff.
July 16, 2019
Dr. Hultgren is wonderful. She see's my whole family and treats us all individual. She makes me feel like I am her only patient! Fabulous MD. While I was in the hospital she made special trips in to see me and did not need to. I felt very cared for.
July 11, 2019
From the staff in the lab, registration, scheduling, nurses, and of course, Dr. Hultgren, my experience with this group and clinic has been nothing less than amazing. I feel valued every time I walk in the door. I feel like the nurses and Dr. Hultgren always take the time to walk through questions I have and are well educated on anything that comes up during my visit.
July 11, 2019
Appt was 45 min late but Dr did apologize twice for it
July 10, 2019
I am new to the area and had a great experience overall.
July 08, 2019
Dr Hultgren is the best doctor ever!
July 04, 2019
Dr. Hultgren and her staff always go above and beyond when I see them. I appreciate all of them. They are very easy to work with and always answer my questions.
July 04, 2019
Dr. Hultgren is very kind and friendly! I always trust her to provide me the care that I need and she knows how to explain anything I am unsure about.
July 04, 2019
Dr. Hultgren is wonderful! She takes such good care of my family. We are lucky to have her!
June 27, 2019
Dr Hultgren has always given our whole family excellent care over the past 10 years!
June 24, 2019
The staff is amazing!
June 19, 2019
Dr. Hultgren is a very good doctor and the staff is always very nice so far. Lol
June 19, 2019
Dr Kari Hultgren is both knowledgeable and personable, making each and every encounter with her great. She cares for her patients and it shows!
June 19, 2019
Each part of my appointment was started promptly. (Nurse, doctor, vaccine, lab work)
June 18, 2019
awesome. thank you.
June 18, 2019
I'm thankful for the care I that I expereince with Avera
June 17, 2019
I love Dr. Hultgren!
June 05, 2019
I have nothing but positive things to say about Avera clinics in Sioux Falls. They are efficient, timely and I never feel like they rush my appointments. Dr Hultgren is always willing to answer my questions and I trust her and appreciate her time.
June 05, 2019
Good service and care all around!!
May 31, 2019
Everyone at Avera Mcgreevy Marion Road is so nice and easy to work with
May 24, 2019
I went in for a physcial, 2nd physical i have had, the scope of the physical is not as intense, was not as involved as my other provider so I'm wondering if enough was done to assess my health on an ongoing basis. All that was done was a conversation, listen to my lungs and what seems like a limited amount of blood work.
May 23, 2019
I have the best/honest family doctor my family could ask for.
May 19, 2019
This was the first time seeing Dr. Hultgren as I was looking for a primary doctor. I absolutely loved her! I'm very happy with my decision for to have her as my primary. She was so friendly and it helped me relax and share any concerns I had with my health going on.
May 09, 2019
Wonderful staff and timely responses to questions
May 07, 2019
Dr. Hultgren is amazing! Remembers all my history and cares about me personally as well as medically. Couldn't find a better pcp.
May 07, 2019
Dr Hultgren has been one of the best doctors I have had. She keeps thing light which is calming to me discussing why I am there. She is through in resolving all issues. She really listens to my concerns and is empathetic.
May 07, 2019
Had to wait 45 minutes after my scheduled time to see my provider.
April 30, 2019
Dr Hultgren is a wonderful doctor. She truly cares about her patients.
April 26, 2019
I always feel so much better after discussing my health problems ..Great Dr.
April 26, 2019
I love my Dr and the whole Avera team, thank you for taking such great care of me always!
April 25, 2019
Beautiful clean environment
April 23, 2019
Dr Hultgren is always very pleasant to see. She explains this in both medical terms and in a simplified way so you understand clearly what is going on.
April 20, 2019
Dr Hultgren has been my Dr forever and she is awonderful dr and person.
April 12, 2019
I like Dr. Hultgren, she is super nice and friendly.
April 04, 2019
This was my first experience with Dr. Hultgren and her team, I loved it! I was referred from my mom who has said nothing but great things as well. I will be making this my regular office/doctor.
April 03, 2019
Dr. Hultgren is so kind, relatable, knowledgeable, and passionate about what she does. It's truly a blessing to have her as my (& my family's) PCP. Nurses are amazing as well
March 30, 2019
I appreciate the Avera Medical group! You guys have done wonders for me! Thank you!
March 27, 2019
Highly recommended
March 23, 2019
I love my dr. She listens to me!
March 21, 2019
I'm so happy that I made yet switch to Avera 2+ years ago!
March 18, 2019
They were all so welcoming an non judgemental. It had been 15 years since I had last been in. They never made me feel bad or ashamed, just welcomed.
March 14, 2019
Dr Hultgren is a very kind and compassionate person.
March 11, 2019
My doctor is awesome!
March 08, 2019
dr. hultgren is the best!
March 07, 2019
Need to spend more time with the doctor to more information about my health
March 05, 2019
Always professional ...all staff.
March 04, 2019
I like how my doctor takes interest in my personal life. We catch up at on my appointments.
March 01, 2019
Very happy with my visit. I tend to get chatty at times and they never acted like I was taking too long.
February 26, 2019
Fast and Easy Check in, little wait time
February 26, 2019
Dr. Hultgren and her team are fantastic!
February 25, 2019
Dr Hultgren is the most wonderful, caring, and compassionate patient centered Dr I have ever had. I am truly grateful she is my Dr.
February 24, 2019
Of the times that I have seen Dr. Hultgren, she has never been on time to my appointment. I feel that a 15 minute grace period is acceptable, however she begins my appointment after that time- usually 25-35 minutes late even when the appointment is in the morning.
February 24, 2019
I love that Avera cares for my needs, physical,mentally, and spiritually!
February 23, 2019
Dr. Hultgren is the best! Caring, Compassionate, Professional! Noticed that I lost weight!

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