Dr. Kenneth Kirton Jr., MD

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Specializes in Hospice & Palliative Medicine • Male • Age 56

510 E 8th St
Freeman, SD 57029
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Dr. Kirton Jr.'s Specialties

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Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center
1325 S Cliff Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Freeman Regional Healath Services
510 E 8th St
Freeman, SD 57029

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FREEMAN REGIONAL HEALTH SERVICES
510 E 8th St
Freeman, SD 57029
RURAL MEDICAL CLINIC
307 E State St
Marion, SD 57043
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    Dr. Kirton Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
    • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    St Lukes Methodist Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kirton Jr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Kirton Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center

    • Freeman Regional Healath Services

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kirton Jr. to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Kirton Jr.'s Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Kirton Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    FREEMAN REGIONAL HEALTH SERVICES
    510 E 8th St
    Freeman, SD 57029
    (605) 925-2104 (Office)
    (605) 925-2137 (Fax)
    B
    RURAL MEDICAL CLINIC
    307 E State St
    Marion, SD 57043
    (605) 648-3559 (Office)
    (605) 648-3561 (Fax)
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    Orthopedic Institute Freeman
    RURAL MEDICAL CLINIC
    804 S Walnut St
    Freeman, SD 57029
    (605) 925-2104 (Office)
    (605) 925-4220 (Fax)
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