Dr. Alvin Wessel, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(4)
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Dr. Alvin Wessel, MD
Dr. Alvin Wessel, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Rapid City, SD. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Wessel is affiliated with Black Hills Surgical Hospital and Rapid City Regional Hospital.

RCMC South Clinic

101 E Minnesota St

Rapid City, SD 57701

Contact Information

(605) 342-3280

Dr. Alvin Wessel, MD

Dr. Alvin Wessel, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Avera
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • NGS CoreSource
  • 5 More

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Dr. Wessel's Experience

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Dr. Wessel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
17

Conditions Treated

  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
26

Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Disability Evaluation
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hospice Care Services
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Dakota.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Broadlawns Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wessel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wessel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wessel to family and friends
2.0
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Wessel's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Wessel accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Avera
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • First Choice Health
    First Choice Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA PPO
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
    Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
    Humana PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • NGS CoreSource
  • Optima Health
    Commercial PPO
  • Sanford Health Plan
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare PPO
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Wessel has admitting privileges

Black Hills Surgical Hospital
216 Anamaria Dr
Rapid City, SD 57701
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Rapid City Regional Hospital
353 Fairmont Blvd
Rapid City, SD 57701
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