Dr. Lew Papendick, MD

Dr. Lew Papendick, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lew Papendick, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Rapid City, SD and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of South Dakota in 1984 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

7220 S Highway 16

Rapid City, SD 57702

Contact Information

(605) 341-1414

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Papendick

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Dr. Papendick's Experience

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


  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Knee Injuries
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Sports Injuries


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.


  • Concordia College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of South Dakota
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Mississippi Sports Medicine & Orthopedic Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Papendick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Papendick does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Papendick and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Papendick's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Papendick to family and friends
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Papendick's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Rapid City, SD
I could not have expected more from a medical provider. I had a knee injury that was preventing me from training for an upcoming marathon. Now, I am just a normal runner that was preparing for a bucket-list event -- nothing significant to anyone but me. Dr. Papendick and his staff went...more
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this

Are you Dr. Papendick?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery
General Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery