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About Avera McKennan

You can receive care in more than 60 medical specialties at Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center in Sioux Falls, SD, a 545-bed tertiary hospital.

The main campus, on Cliff Avenue between 19th and 24th streets, includes multiple buildings where you'll find a full range of health services - from primary care and specialty services to outpatient procedures and inpatient care.

Message from our President & CEO

David Flicek

Thanks for visiting our website. Here at Avera, we have a strong sense of mission and an unwavering commitment to our values of compassion, hospitality and stewardship. At the same time, we’re known for our high quality care and technological sophistication. 

Trust is an important factor when choosing your provider, clinic or hospital. When you place your confidence in our physicians and staff, you place yourself in the best of hands. We want to do everything we can to exceed your expectations. Communication is key, so if you have any questions or concerns at any time, whether you are a patient, a family member, guest or job applicant, don’t hesitate to ask.

We’re here to help, and make your experience with Avera the best it can possibly be!

Dave Flicek

Moving Health Forward

Avera is a health ministry rooted in the Gospel. Our mission is to make a positive impact in the lives and health of persons and communities by providing quality services guided by Christian values.

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