Dr. Clay Pavlis, MD

PsychiatryMaleAge 45

Dr. Pavlis
Accepting new patients

Midwest Wellness Institute

4308 S Arway Dr Sioux Falls, SD 57106

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(605) 573-2000

Dr. Clay Pavlis, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Sioux Falls, SD and has over 18 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of South Dakota School of Medicine medical school in 2003. He is affiliated with Avera Marshall Regional Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pavlis to book an appointment.

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Dr. Pavlis' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pavlis performs Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Pavlis performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Dementia or Depression Screening
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Dr. Pavlis performs Dementia or Depression Screening more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Pavlis performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Psychological Evaluation
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pavlis performs Psychological Evaluation more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Pavlis performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Pavlis' conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Medication Management
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

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Dr. Pavlis accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Care PPO
Medica
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Tricare
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United Healthcare

Dr. Pavlis' Reviews

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4.2

Based on 5 ratings

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Dr pavlis spends a great amount of time to help find medicines needed to help you.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
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Not only is this doctor amazing, so is his nurse. They are of great support to me and give me time to talk and I know I’m heard. Would recommend to anyone.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Would not recommend.
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Chicago, IL – Dec 08, 2017
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dedicated to each patient as an individual with analysis of the latest mental health treatments and research for a customized approach with exemplary results,...Read more

Biography

Dr. Clay Pavlis, M.D., earned his BS in Biology after graduation Summa Com Laude from South Dakota State University in Brookings, SD. He then attended...Read more

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Behavioral Neurological Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Community Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Social Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

Education

2007
Sanford School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2004
Sioux Falls Family Medicine
Internship Hospital
2003
University of South Dakota School of Medicine
Medical School
2000
University of Minnesota-Duluth School Medicine
1998
South Dakota State University
Undergraduate School
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What are Dr. Clay Pavlis, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Pavlis frequently treats Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), Dementia or Depression Screening, and Psychological Evaluation. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Pavlis treats.

Where is Dr. Clay Pavlis, MD's office located?

Dr. Pavlis' office is located at 4308 S Arway Dr, Sioux Falls, SD 57106. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Midwest Wellness Institute

Midwest Wellness Institute Pllc4308 S Arway Dr Sioux Falls, SD 57106
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Human Service Agency

Community Counseling Services914 Ne 3rd St Madison, SD 57042
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Avera Marshall Regional Medical Center

Marshall, MN

65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average

3 Awards Received