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Kari J. Hultgren

Kari J. Hultgren, MD

Family Medicine/OB and Family Medicine
4.8 / 5 (Based on 313 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


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!
February 22, 2019
I love my doctor and travel across town to continue to go to her. She really cares about me and my family.
February 22, 2019
Dr. Hultgren is always very flexible with getting us in last minute which i really appreciate.
February 20, 2019
I absolutely love Dr. Hultgren. She's been my doctor for 12 years. She is easy to talk to and I love her personality. Avera is lucky to have her on staff!
February 18, 2019
Dr. Hultgren is always professional, concerned, and a pleasure.
February 18, 2019
They are always good about faxing paperwork i need sent for fmla amd short term disability
February 16, 2019
I felt like more could have been done, tested, rx'd etc. I also felt, from the doctor, that I was being scolded and that I had the flu because it was my fault I did not get the flu vaccine this year. That was not appreciated.
February 14, 2019
February 13, 2019
I love dr. Hultgren and her team! They are the best and thats why i havent switched drs in 10 years
January 29, 2019
I have been seeing Dr. Hultgren for over 6 years now and I would follow her to any clinic. She has provided amazing care to me and both my children.
January 27, 2019
Kari Hultgren is a wonderful provider
January 26, 2019
Dr. Hultgren and her team have always been awesome! We feel respected, heard and treated well. We love how down to earth she is and relatable! Dr. Hultgrren and her nurses are awesome! We have went to Dr. Hultgren since our son was born and feel so grateful to have her provide our family with care!
January 25, 2019
January 23, 2019
A+ Team all the way around!
January 23, 2019
I was very disappointed that I had to wait 45 minutes to see Dr Hultgren with no explanation for the wait from her or the nursing staff. Put in a cold room with nothing on & froze. This is the 2nd year this has happened. If she is running behind the staff knows let the patient know don't put me back in the room to freeze.
January 16, 2019
Everyone at the clinic is very respectfully and very heipfull. I recall a time when all was very respectful kind and helpful
January 15, 2019
Wait times to see doctor do take a little long but it's been worth it for such a great doctor
January 13, 2019
the front ladies seem a little cranky whenever I come in for appointments.
January 04, 2019
Dr. Hultgren is wonderful and Avera is lucky to have her.
December 28, 2018
Kari Hultgren is an amazing doctor and truly does care about me.
December 21, 2018
This was the 1st visit with a new provider and I was a little nervous, but she made me feel very comfortable. I look forward to seeing her in the future.
December 20, 2018
Dr Hultgren is amazing! When I have an appointment with her, I actually look forward to it. She is just fun to work with and I never feel rushed out of the room. Great great great doctor!!!!!
December 19, 2018
I couldn't wish for a better group of health care professionals!!
December 12, 2018
Dr. Hultgren is awesome in the staff is top-notch
December 12, 2018
Lab tech was also awesome.
December 12, 2018
Dr. Hultgren is the best. She is so easy to talk to and always cares. Love her!
December 11, 2018
Dr. Hultgren is by far the best doctor I have ever had. She is so knowledgable, kind and caring.
December 10, 2018
I love my doc - she's absolutely the best!!
December 07, 2018
Dr. Hultgren is an amazing provider that is extremely thorough and caring for the whole person
December 06, 2018
Always get a positive experience
December 05, 2018
Kari always takes care of me and listens to my problems and believes when I'm hurting and will do whatever she can to fix it
December 03, 2018
I was able to get in for a physical within a reasonable amount of time of my initial call.

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