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Rebecca S. VandeKop

Rebecca S. VandeKop, MD

Family Medicine
4.9 / 5 (Based on 120 Ratings) Learn More

Office Information

Experience

Education

University of South Dakota School of Medicine, Vermillion, Medical School

Residency

Nebraska Health Sciences/Clarkson Family Practice Residency Program, Omaha, Family Medicine

Certifications

American Board of Family Medicine

Reviews

October 08, 2020
I really like Dr Vande Kop. She is very compassionate and listens to what you have to say. She is also very intelligent and confident in explaining things to me. I trust what she says completely.
October 01, 2020
I continue to receive excellent care from the Doctors and support staff at The Avera Brookings Medical Clinic.
September 30, 2020
no issues or problems
September 29, 2020
So thankful for Dr. Vande Kop! She is a wonderful listener and truly cares for my family in a holistic way.
September 20, 2020
Vande Kop is awesome
September 11, 2020
I am pleased with every visit I have at the Brookings Clinic no matter who I see.
September 05, 2020
The whole team at Avera Brookings is awesome!!
September 02, 2020
Even though my dr was a little behind, she took the time yo fully listen to my concerns.
August 27, 2020
Seems to take a long time to get checked in, especially when all your information is already in the computer. Also lab people eso slow have waited up to 20 min for lab draws.
August 17, 2020
We left our appointment feeling like Dr. VandeKop did not adequately explain her concerns about our child or recommended courses of action for those concerns--other than the most extreme options. She would say something was fine initially, and then by the end of the appointment that same thing was a major cause for concern. For example, she initially said our child's weight gain was not ideal but since she was still gaining weight and otherwise healthy it could be monitored until her next visit. Then, by the end of the appointment, the weight gain had become a major concern that needed action taken right away after she was reminded that our child has a tongue tie (which she reported as "minor" when our baby was born). She became fixated on the tongue tie, and there was no suggestion of visiting a lactation consultant or investigating issues with milk production as possible solutions if in fact our child was not getting enough milk. She didn't ask if we were set on breastfeeding exclusively or would consider supplementing with formula. Her only recommendation was that we have a procedure to "clip" the tongue tie that very day or consult with an ear, nose, and throat specialist. She had no evidence the tongue tie was causing any problems since she has never seen our child feed or even latch and didn't ask adequate questions about our breastfeeding practices in my opinion. She did not suggest any other resources or options even though there are free lactation consultations available at the Brookings Hospital. She gave my spouse and I a few minutes alone to discuss this concern, which I appreciated, but we felt pressured to make a big decision for our child on the spot without enough time or information.
August 06, 2020
Dr. VandeKop is the best!
July 31, 2020
my doctor is the best
July 30, 2020
Had a great experience no issues thanks
July 28, 2020
Consistent comprehensive care
July 24, 2020
Dr Vande Kop always has the time to discuss my medical problems no matter how busy and running behind that she is!!!
July 18, 2020
exciting and fun
July 18, 2020
They all are very personable
July 14, 2020
Love Dr. Rebecca! She always takes time to fully listen to me and give me options for my healthcare.
July 05, 2020
As with previous appointments, Dr. VandeKop provided excellent care and was very kind.
July 03, 2020
Went great!
July 03, 2020
Always kind to me
June 27, 2020
I love Dr Vande Kop! She's taken great care of me over the years!
June 01, 2020
Always a pleasure
February 28, 2020
Top notch care
February 28, 2020
Vary caring clinics
February 22, 2020
Dr VandeKop was behind schedule but I didn't for an instant feel hurried. I really appreciate that there's been less turnover than previously because I hope to keep her as my doctor indefinitely!
December 31, 2019
Dr. Vande Kop Rocks!
December 29, 2019
I'm very happy with my family's care
December 02, 2019
I've always loved Dr. Vande Kop and her current nurse is amazing!! She is so sweet to my boys every time we are there! Can't say enough good things!

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