Dr. Michael Pietila, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
(1)
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Dr. Michael Pietila, MD
Dr. Michael Pietila, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Yankton, SD. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 17 years. Dr. Pietila is affiliated with Avera St. Benedict Health Center, Avera Creighton Hospital, Osmond General Hospital, Avera Saint Anthony's Hospital, Chi Health Plainview and Avera Sacred Heart Hospital.

1104 W 8th St

Yankton, SD 57078

Contact Information

(605) 665-7841

Dr. Michael Pietila, MD

Dr. Michael Pietila, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Avera
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sanford Health Plan
  • Tricare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pulmonary Function Test
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Internal Medicine
4

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
5

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
7

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest X-Ray
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Thoracentesis

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.

Education

  • South Dakota State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of South Dakota School Of Medicine, Vermillion, Sd
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Mayo School Of Graduate Medical Education, Rochester, Mn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Mayo School Of Graduate Medical Education, Rochester, Mn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pietila has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American College of Chest Physicians, Member
  • American College of Physicians, Member

Dr. Pietila's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pietila to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Pietila's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Norfolk, NE |
Absolutely awesome caring intelligent doctor!!!
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Hospitals where Dr. Pietila has admitting privileges

Avera Sacred Heart Hospital
501 Summit St
Yankton, SD 57078
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Avera Creighton Hospital
Po Box 186 1503 Main Street
Creighton, NE 68729
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Avera Saint Anthony's Hospital
300 N 2nd St
Oneill, NE 68763
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Avera St. Benedict Health Center
401 W Glynn Dr
Parkston, SD 57366
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Chi Health Plainview
704 N 3rd St
Plainview, NE 68769
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Osmond General Hospital
106 East Wayne
Osmond, NE 68765
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