701 8th Avenue NW Aberdeen, SD 57401

6 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday through Friday 

Avera Dakota Plains Surgical Center

Avera Dakota Plains Surgical Center in Aberdeen, SD, is a free-standing ambulatory surgical and recovery care facility, providing care that is economical, convenient and dramatically different than the hospital experience. In affiliation with Avera Orthopedic Surgery Specialists, Avera Dakota Plains specializes in orthopedic procedures, and offers pain management care and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).

When you are scheduled for a procedure at Avera Dakota Plains Surgical Center, you will receive a call before your procedure to go over details such as your time of arrival and time of surgery, your medical history and medications, any special instructions, and insurance information.

Recovery Care

Open 24 hours a day, our Recovery Care facility provides on-site accommodations for patients requiring an overnight or inpatient stay. A family member or friend is encouraged to stay with you; continental breakfast is available for caregivers. Visiting hours are 10:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Pain Management

We can help you find a pain-management plan to treat pain stemming from:

  • Surgery and or/spine problems
  • Cancer or cancer treatment
  • Neuropathic diseases
  • Migraines
  • Injuries such as whiplash

Most pain can be alleviated, greatly reduced or controlled to improve quality of life. Types of treatment include injections, physical therapy, lifestyle changes, exercise, and psychological treatment.

Billing & Insurance

We appreciate your help in ensuring your medical claims are processed correctly and efficiently. We file your insurance claims as a courtesy and will assist with preauthorization. Patients are responsible for the amount not paid by your insurance company. If you have questions regarding your coverage, contact your insurance carrier directly.

If you have questions about your bill or to make a payment, contact our billing office by calling 605-225-3300. You can also pay your bill online.

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Avera also offers many classes for health care professionals and other opportunities for health care professionals, including programs for pharmacy residency, radiologic technology and emergency medical services.

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.