Matthew Blake, MD – Orthopedics & Sports Medicine – Sioux Falls, SD 57105
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Matthew H. Blake, MD

Matthew H. Blake, MD

Sports Medicine, Surgery, and Orthopedics
4.7 / 5 (Based on 154 Ratings) Learn More

"I enjoy working with my patients to create clinically proven treatment plans that will decrease their pain, increase their function and allow them to do what they enjoy."

Office Information

About Me

Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine Expertise

Matthew Blake, MD, a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine physician at Avera Orthopedics in Sioux Falls, SD, provides orthopedic and sports medicine care to people of all ages.

With fellowship training in shoulder and elbow surgery and sports medicine, you can count on Dr. Blake’s expertise in procedures such as:

  • ACL and knee ligament reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic shoulder, knee and elbow surgery
  • Cartilage restoration
  • Fracture care
  • Meniscus surgery
  • Rotator cuff and labral repair
  • Total and reverse shoulder replacement

Sports Injuries and Treatment Options

Compassionate Care

Dr. Blake believes that the best way to help his patients is by taking time to understand their pain. “I sit down with them and listen to where they’re coming from and what’s not working right. I try to put them at ease by letting them know there’s something we can do to help.”

“The best part of my work is being able to walk alongside patients – who are struggling and hurting – and help them do what they want to do in life again,” he adds.

Active Lifestyle

In his free time, Dr. Blake loves spending time with his family, including his wife and five children. “I spend a lot of time helping them with homework,” he laughs. “I also enjoy going to their activities like cross country, gymnastics, soccer and football.”

He also likes to read and enjoy outdoor activities such as mountain biking, snowboarding, wakeboarding, camping, fishing and hiking.



Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, Medical School


Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, Orthopedic Surgery


University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Shoulder & Elbow

University of Kentucky, Lexington, Sports Medicine

Professional Memberships

American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons


American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons


April 01, 2021
They all were great to me
April 01, 2021
I love Dr Blake and his staff.
March 30, 2021
I was left waiting in the exam room for 45 minutes. At no time was there an apology or an expression of appreciation for the long wait and my patience.
March 23, 2021
Everyone was professional and caring.
March 18, 2021
Everyone was very nice & knowledgeable!
March 18, 2021
I would have liked to have been told that i was free to go or needed to wait for someone else.
March 16, 2021
This clinic has a vary friendly staff
March 12, 2021
Dr. Blake is so kind and really listened to what I was saying as I described what Inhad been experiencing. I appreciated that.
March 10, 2021
Very Professional.
March 08, 2021
I had a very good experience and would recommend anyone to doctor there
March 02, 2021
Why go anywhere else when you can get the best care here
February 20, 2021
Very good service and help that was needed. Thank you.
February 11, 2021
Awesome experience!
January 23, 2021
Listened to my concerns and gave me good information about the options and diagnosis.
January 14, 2021
Dr Blake is an exceptional surgeon. Excellent in every way.
January 14, 2021
On time and ahead of schedule..Great.. the scheduler is exceptional at what she does...
January 07, 2021
Very efficient and professional
December 20, 2020
Great staff from the moment you walk in the door- screeners, PSR, housekeeping. Everyone there is fanastic.
December 15, 2020
Everyone was very courteous, professional and efficient. Good experience so far!
December 15, 2020
I appreciate the receptionist and her friendly interactions. Dr. Blake did a great job on my shoulder repair and I was able to accomplish all my athletic goals this year after my shoulder surgery.
December 01, 2020
My experience with this provider & present staff was pleaseing & pleasent, & i would recommend ot friends & family using Avera Medical
November 21, 2020
Was well pleased with everything.
November 19, 2020
Kind man
November 10, 2020
I was treated well and Drs. Got me in & out quickly.
November 06, 2020
the trainer, the PA, dr Blake & the young lady who helped me get ready to leave were all very knowledgable & helpful...thank you
November 05, 2020
very polite providers, nurses & other staff at Avera.
November 05, 2020
I totally trust Dr Blake! I know he makes the best decisions for me
October 20, 2020
The doc seemed more interested in passing me off to another doctor than treating me or working on a way
September 22, 2020
Dr. Blake is an awesome surgeon and person!
September 12, 2020
Exceptional, caring attitude. Friendly professional behavior.
September 06, 2020
All was good!
August 20, 2020
My experience was very pleasant, all the staff were very friendly, the therapist who attended me, very professional in his work that he does, he is not rude when he does the therapy, always careful not to hurt his patient, the receptionist in the area Very kind therapy, Dr. Blake also very kind, thank you for your attention.
August 20, 2020
Everything was great and went smoothly
August 18, 2020
Dr. Blake's team has gone above and beyond to try to make sure my needs have been met.
August 11, 2020
I have never been treated as nice as i was. I felt at easy with the doctor, x-ray tech, and the nurses.
August 07, 2020
I would highly recommend Dr Blake! He is an excellent Ortho Physician & guided me well in healing my cracked shoulder. In addition he is personable & takes his time.
August 06, 2020
Not happy 2 time sergery not good doctors avera
August 02, 2020
Everyone is very friendly and nice
July 28, 2020
I drive almost 3 hours from another state for care with Dr Blake. Worth it!
July 02, 2020
My visit with Dr Blake resulted in some who listened to my concerns, was patient, kind and friendly, and provided me the time I needed to feel comfortable with my situation.
July 02, 2020
Dr Blake and all the staff where great
July 01, 2020
Appreciate the care from everyone from the front desk to Dr. Blake and all the folks in-between!
June 26, 2020
Very satisfied
June 24, 2020
Seen the PA all the time but one time.
June 16, 2020
Dr. Blake and his PA were excellant.

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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