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Sophie M. Two Hawk

Sophie M. Two Hawk, MD

Internal Medicine

"My philosophy of care is based in my cultural background. I believe in treating the whole person, mind, body and spirit—and only when that is accomplished can balance be found."

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About Me

Find support for all your internal medicine needs. Look to Sophie Two Hawk, MD, CPH, at Avera Medical Group Internal Medicine in Sioux Falls, SD, for specialized care for conditions such as heart issues, respiratory infections, infectious diseases and more. With over 25 years of experience as a clinician, Dr. Two Hawk comes from a long ancestry of medicine, with a great-grandmother who practiced traditional medicine and a mother who was a medical technologist.

Expert Care for Internal Medicine

With a military background as a medical officer serving in the U.S. Public Health Service, Dr. Two Hawk has seen a wide variety of conditions and health care delivery systems over her decades of practicing and administering medicine. Within her military service, she has been the Medical Director for the TRICARE Overseas Program and has worked for Indian Health Services (IHS).

Her special interests include:

“Your spiritual health, mental health and physical health all work together as one,” Dr. Two Hawk reminds us. With a vast background in Native American health, she has served on multiple boards, committees, has conducted research, been published and has presented over various mediums and in U.S. Congress hearings on tribal health issues.

Active Lifestyle

In her free time, Dr. Two Hawk loves spending time with her husband, children and grandchildren. She also can be found raising horses in her spare moments. She is Lakota, and is from and was trained in South Dakota.



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


University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine, Vermillion, Internal Medicine


National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, Critical Care Medicine

Teaching or Professional Positions

U.S. Public Health Service Medical Officer

Clinical Professor, USD School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine


American Board of Internal Medicine

Eligible - American Board of Internal Medicine - Critical Care

Certified in Public Health

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