Dr. Darren Chester, MD

Family MedicineMaleAge 59

Dr. Darren Chester, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Mitchell, SD. He is affiliated with Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Chester to book an appointment.

Dr. Chester

Physicians Vein Clinics

1222 E 7th Ave Mitchell, SD 57301
Accepting new patients

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Dr. Chester's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Ambulatory Phlebectomy
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Bacteriuria Screening
  • Blepharitis
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Breast Cancer Screening
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dipstick Urinalysis
  • Disability Evaluation
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
  • Dyslexia Assessment
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Echocardiography
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Fetal Cardiac Screening
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Health Screening
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impairment Rating Evaluation
  • Independent Educational Evaluation
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lyme Disease Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Mammography
  • McMurray's Test
  • Melanoma Screening
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Open Wound
  • Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cancer Screening
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patch Testing
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polyuria
  • Pre-Operative Evaluation
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Testing and Screening
  • Spider Veins
  • Spinal and Postural Screening
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • STD Screening
  • Strep Test
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urine Pregnancy Test
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vein Diseases
  • Vein Laser Ablation
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Wheelchair Evaluation
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations

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Dr. Chester's Reviews

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Anybody looking for a Dr. would be so lucky to have Dr Chester for their doctor. He is very intelligent and caring. A person would never know he had other patients waiting to see him. He never rushes the appointment. I just can't say enough good things about him. My family and I were so sad when he left Brandon. I wish him all the best in his endevours.
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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Jan Klingensmith – Mar 27, 2021
Dr. Chester was most helpful during my son's recent visit. We had a fair amount of paperwork to complete, a burden in healthcare these days. Dr. Chester was very gracious. In addition, we discussed a number of care items and determine what we all felt were appropriate next steps. Great experience.
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
What could be improved
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Susan in Brandon, SD – Jun 09, 2017

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About Me

Care Philosophy

It (Physicians Vein Clinics) is a great small but growing business atmosphere. Because the work is procedural, hands-on and visual, it fits my skillset;...Read more

Biography

Before joining Dr. Lornell Hansen's team, Dr. Chester worked dual roles 21 years as a family medicine physician at McGreevy Clinic (now part of Avera)...Read more

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Phlebology

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Sd School Of Med
Residency Hospital

Awards

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Is Dr. Darren Chester, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Darren Chester, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Chester frequently treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot, Arthritis of the Elbow, and Allergic Conjunctivitis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Chester treats.

Where is Dr. Darren Chester, MD's office located?

Dr. Chester's office is located at 1222 E 7th Ave, Mitchell, SD 57301. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Darren Chester, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Chester has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

Physicians Vein Clinics

Physicians Vein Clinics - Mitchell1222 E 7th Ave Mitchell, SD 57301
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
Physicians Vein Clinics - Sioux Center1101 9th St SE Sioux Center, IA 51250
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Physicians Vein Clinics - Watertown2420 9th Ave Se Watertown, SD 57201
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Physicians Vein Clinics3401 S Kelley Ave Sioux Falls, SD 57106
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Practice

Physicians Vein Clinics Fargo/Moorhead819 30th Ave S Ste 103 Moorhead, MN 56560
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Chester is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center

Sioux Falls, SD

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

1 Award Received