Dr. Michael Brekhus, MD

UrologyMaleAge 53

Dr. Brekhus
Accepting new patients

Rapid City Medical Center Independent Lab

2820 Mount Rushmore Rd Rapid City, SD 57701

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(605) 342-3280

Dr. Michael Brekhus, MD is a Urology Specialist in Rapid City, SD and has over 14 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of South Dakota medical school in 2007. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Black Hills Surgical Hospital and Monument Health Rapid City Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Brekhus to book an appointment.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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Experience
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Dr. Brekhus' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Urinary Stones
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brekhus treats Urinary Stones more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Brekhus treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brekhus treats Blood in Urine (Hematuria) more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Brekhus treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brekhus treats Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Brekhus treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Brekhus' conditions and procedures:

  • Balanitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bowenoid Papulosis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Prostatitis
  • Circumcision
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Epididymitis
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Extracorporeal Shockwave
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Hydrocele
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Incontinence
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
  • Lithotripsy
  • Male Infertility
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Penile Implants
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Phimosis
  • Polyuria
  • Prostate Biopsy
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cyst
  • Prostate Diseases
  • Prostate Procedures
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostate Surgery
  • Prostatitis
  • Radical Prostate Removal
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Cancer
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy
  • Ureterscopies
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urological Surgery
  • Urology Procedure
  • Vasectomy

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Dr. Brekhus accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna PPO
American Republic
Assurant Health
Avera
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care PPO
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA PPO
HealthPartners
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
NGS CoreSource
Optima Health
Commercial PPO
Sanford Health Plan
Thrivent Financial
Tricare
Prime
Standard
TriCare for Life
Tricare PPO
Tricare South
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare PPO

Dr. Brekhus' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brekhus

5.0

Based on 3 ratings

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  • Explained conditions well (3)
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Michael Brekhus, MD is a Urology Specialist in Rapid City, SD and has over 14 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University...Read more

    Specialties

    • Urology

    Board Certifications

    Education

    2008
    University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Residency Hospital
    2007
    University of South Dakota
    Medical School
    2003
    Georgetown University School Of Medicine

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Michael Brekhus, MD accepting new patients?

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    What are Dr. Michael Brekhus, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Brekhus frequently treats Urinary Stones, Blood in Urine (Hematuria), and Urinary Tract Infection (UTI). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Brekhus treats.

    Where is Dr. Michael Brekhus, MD's office located?

    Dr. Brekhus' office is located at 2820 Mount Rushmore Rd, Rapid City, SD 57701. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Does Dr. Michael Brekhus, MD offer telehealth services?

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    Locations

    Practice

    Rapid City Medical Center Independent Lab2820 Mount Rushmore Rd Rapid City, SD 57701
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    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Brekhus is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Black Hills Surgical Hospital

    Rapid City, SD

    92% Patient Experience Rating, 23% higher than the national average

    9 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

    Monument Health Rapid City Hospital

    Rapid City, SD

    63% Patient Experience Rating, 6% lower than the national average

    Same Day Surgery Center

    Rapid City, SD

    2 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)