Oleksandr Kachanov

Oleksandr Kachanov, MD

Pediatrics and Pediatric Critical Care

"It’s very rewarding to help children get well and live a healthy life. The best part of my work is when a child smiles and gives me a high-five at the end of a visit."

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About Me

Expertise in Children’s Health

You can count on Oleksandr Kachanov, MD, a pediatrician at Avera Medical Group Pediatrics in Aberdeen, SD, to provide the care your child needs to stay healthy and active.

Dr. Kachanov offers comprehensive children’s health care for newborns to young adults up to 21 years of age. Services include:

  • Late prematurity care
  • Newborn care
  • Well-child checkups
  • Vaccinations
  • Preventive screenings
  • Adolescent care

In addition, Dr. Kachanov takes time to help you and your child learn more about how to develop healthy habits and prevent sickness.

Pediatric Critical Care Provider

If your child is critically ill, on life support or lives with a complex health condition, you can trust Dr. Kachanov’s specialty training in pediatric critical care medicine. With this additional fellowship training, he is equipped to care for children in critical condition.

Active Lifestyle

In his free time, Dr. Kachanov enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, playing chess and breeding a variety of warm-water fish.

Dr. Kachanov also speaks fluently in Hebrew, Ukranian and Russian.



Kharkov Medical University, Kharkov, Ukraine, Medical School


Soroka Medical Center and Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheba, Israel, Pediatrics


District Pediatric Hospital #1, Kharkov, Ukraine, Pediatrics and Neonatology

Advocate Children's Hospital, Park Ridge, IL, Pediatrics


Advocate Children's Hospital, Park Ridge, IL, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine


American Board of Pediatrics

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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