Dr. Nicole Sears, MD

Dr. Nicole Sears, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Nicole Sears, MD is a family medicine specialist in Rapid City, SD and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from University Of South Dakota in 2003 and specializes in family medicine.

5410 Sheridan Lake Rd

Rapid City, SD 57702

Contact Information

(605) 348-4141

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Avera
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Dr. Sears' Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sears "I am passionate about caring for your whole family from children to great-grandparents. I have a straight forward, honest approach with all my patients and enjoy creating long lasting, trusting relationships that are part of being a family physician"

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

204  Conditions Treated

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42  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colposcopy
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination
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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

  • Notre Dame University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • South Dakota School Of Mines & Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of South Dakota
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Grand Rapids Family Medicine Residency Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of South Dakota
    Other Education | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sears has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sears' Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sears to family and friends
14 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
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Dr. Sears' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Sears Says:
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Thank you for your comments. We realize how important your feedback is to our continued improvement and success.

Our vision at RCMC is to build strong, lifelong relationships with our patients. Your comments help our entire staff to learn what our patients appreciate and deserve.

We want to maintain your trust and confidence, so when you refer your family and

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Patient Comments (1)

I went in for bronchitis problems and she told me I was having a heart attack, called an ambulance to send me across the street. I was not having a heart attack the doctors at the ER were pretty confused how Dr. Sears could have come up with a heart attack. She also has one of the worst bed side...more
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