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Michael J. Knapp

Michael J. Knapp, DO

Family Medicine
4.7 / 5 (Based on 177 Ratings) Learn More

Office Information

About Me

Dr. Michael Knapp joined Avera Aberdeen Family Physicians in September 2007 after completing his Family Medicine Residency training at UW Health Family Medicine Clinic in Eau Claire, WI. He is a native of Sioux Falls, graduating from O’Gorman High School. He attended college at St. John’s University in Collegeville, MN. After college he returned to Sioux Falls and worked at McKennan Hospital for six years as a Social Worker. In 2000, he began his medical training at Des Moines University – Osteopathic Medical Center in Des Moines, IA. He does full spectrum family medicine. Dr. Knapp is board certified in family medicine by the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians. He is a certified medical consultant with the Creighton Model FertilityCare™ system (natural family planning He is currently licensed to practice in South Dakota. Dr. Knapp and his wife, Catherine, have two children, Noah and Rachel.

Special Interests

  • Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment
  • Fertility Care/Infertility



Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Des Moines, IA, Medical School


University of Wisconsin Family Medicine Clinic, Eau Claire, Family Medicine

Professional Memberships

American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians


American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians


September 06, 2020
Enjoy visiting with Dr. Knapp
September 01, 2020
Great team
August 31, 2020
Appreciate that I was seen on-time with no delays. DR. was excellent.
August 22, 2020
Avers Health never fails me
August 14, 2020
I really like Dr. Knapp and his nurse. I wish all the my Dr were as concerned as he is.
August 10, 2020
The PSR was very courteous. Dr. Knapp was very friendly, welcoming, and encouraging of my health care journey.
August 08, 2020
Everything was on time, from lab work to mammogram to visit with Dr. Knapp. Thank you
August 08, 2020
Dr. Knapp rocks!!! He is so caring.
August 03, 2020
Im thankful for getting the care i needed when i needed it
August 01, 2020
dr knapp is the best
July 30, 2020
We are pleased to have you and thanks!!!
July 26, 2020
The receptionists always seem over worked even when no one is their.
July 21, 2020
great care
July 17, 2020
I always appreciate the courtesy and helpfulness of all the doctors, nurses and staff. They are doing a great job.
July 16, 2020
After dr. Knapp is a fantastic osteopathic doctor this town is lucky to have him.
July 15, 2020
The nurse that takes your temp. when you come in is to close to the door coming in people are trying to come in we are not 6 feet apart
July 14, 2020
The staff were very friendly and kind the whole visit from the doctors and nurses to the X-ray staff
July 03, 2020
Long wait at my last visit-- staff apologized.
July 02, 2020
Dr Knapp's team is compassionate, kind and professional.
June 30, 2020
All the things that needed to be done were done in that one visit. And specialist visit was scheduled for the next day. No waiting!
June 29, 2020
Super care
June 29, 2020
thanks DR. Knapp!
June 22, 2020
My doctors & nurses are great!
June 22, 2020
Dr. Knapp is a wonderful doctor who take the time to really get to know his patients. He is caring and it shows!
June 19, 2020
Dr Knapp is patient and knowledgeable. He alway takes the time to addrss every single concern and discusses multiple options and solutions. He involved me in my healthcare and what options are best for my lifestyle. Dr. Knapp has my full respect and I trust him with my families lives.
June 12, 2020
The wait is terrible. That's what a person sets an appointment up for,
May 15, 2020
Dr Knapp was very easy to talk to and his nurse was nice also
May 12, 2020
Everyone was courteous and professional. Thank you!
April 28, 2020
Dr. Knapp is great!!!
April 06, 2020
I love working with Dr Knapp, his team and State Street Pharmacy.
April 03, 2020
Great care and very friendly personality's.
March 28, 2020
Appreciated Dr was kind, respectful, listened to any concerns or questions we had. Dr remained professional and courteous.
March 28, 2020
Thank you for hearing me out.. Hard to explain in message.. But Dr helped ease my anxiety..
March 24, 2020
I came into the clinic during the Covid 19 outbreak. Immediately upon entering the receptionist asked if I was experiencing cough - which I did have slight cough. She handed me a mask. Appreciate the safety measures being taking by all.
March 10, 2020
I was pleased with my care and the concern for my feelings while discussing delicate situations
March 08, 2020
My family has seen Dr Knapp for 6+ years and we have been pleased with his care. We have gotten to know the nurses pretty well - one is always friendly and so are the other nurses. The lab staff was very friendly too - the one who took my sample did it very well and was very pleasant.
March 05, 2020
Dr. Knapp and his staff are excellent!
March 04, 2020
Dr. Knapp and his staff are THE BEST!!!!!!!!!
March 03, 2020
I discussed caring for my mother, I'm getting a little run down. He gave me info to contact for some ho.e health care assistance. Very much appreciated! He went above & beyond just my physical. It was anout me & my health
February 28, 2020
Thanks everyone
February 22, 2020
Got me in last minute. Had my answer from lab and Dr within the hour. Great care!!!
February 19, 2020
I like Dr. Knapp. the US health care system as a whole is getting worse though.
February 18, 2020
Dr. Knapp is wonderful.
February 15, 2020
The only trouble I had was finding the right building for my appointment.
February 02, 2020
I got in very quickly.
January 30, 2020
There was a bit of a wait between the doctor and being released but that was because the doctor was being careful. Not a bad thing.

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