Dr. Craig Nemechek, MD

Dr. Craig Nemechek, MD

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Dr. Craig Nemechek, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dakota Dunes, SD and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from UNIV OF NE COLL OF MED in 2006 and specializes in general surgery.

705 N Sioux Point Rd Ste 100

Dakota Dunes, SD 57049

Contact Information

(605) 217-5500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 90% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 84% of peers
Inguinal Hernia
high
more than 82% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

69  Conditions Treated

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67  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cholecystoenterostomy
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • UNIV OF NE COLL OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nemechek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nemechek's Reviews

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4.2

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Dr Nemechek is a very great doctor, he showed lots of care towards me since he met me and I felt safe and trusted In his hands. Explained things well to me. If he could be my family doctor I would automatically choose him he’s amazing
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Justina Gaye – Aug 27, 2018
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Doctor and his nurse was very helpful and kind to me and my family. They explained the procedure and did a drawing of what he would do. The cancer board was my second opinion. I would recommed him to anyone. He is a very kind and caring doctor.
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Wanda in Sioux City – Apr 15, 2018
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During a very scary time in my life, I felt very calm and confident in Dr. Nemechek. He has an amazing personality, is very thorough and really took the time to get to know me and my case. His confidence and knowledge in explaining my case to me and my spouse was very comforting. Dr. Nemechek made...Read More
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Pam Kellen in Le Mars – Apr 06, 2018
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I have been very pleased with Dr Nemecheck. He has been very good explaining my surgery and follow up care. I have been seen in the relatively new Brest care clinic and have received excellent care by all involved.
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