Dr. Hetland joined the ENT department at Mid Dakota Clinic PrimeCare in July 2010. He is board-certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. Originally from Bismarck, ND, Dr. Hetland earned a Bachelor of Science degree in zoology from North Dakota State University in Fargo where he graduated with honors and made the Dean's List in each semester. He went on to complete his Doctor of Medicine at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, graduating in the top one third of his class. Prior to joining the clinic, Dr. Hetland completed a one year general surgery internship at Mayo Clinic-Rochester and a five year otolaryngology residency at the University of Wisconsin in Madison where he was chief resident. Dr. Hetland is a member of the American College of Surgeons and the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. He is licensed to practice medicine in the state of North Dakota.