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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 62

1440 N Main St
Spearfish, SD 57783
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Avera Queen of Peace
525 N Foster St
Mitchell, SD 57301

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    Dr. Balt's Experience

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Kirksville College Of Osteopathy and Surgery
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    Navy Hospital
    Complete in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Navy Hospital
    Complete in 1986
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Balt & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Balt's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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    Dr. Balt's Office & Staff

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    5 out of 5

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    1440 N Main St
    Spearfish, SD 57783
    (605) 644-4004 (Office)
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