Dr. Paula Denevan, MD

General SurgeryFemaleAge 47

Dr. Denevan
Accepting new patients

Sanford Health

1508 W 22nd St Ste 101 Sioux Falls, SD 57105

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(605) 328-3840

Dr. Paula Denevan, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Sioux Falls, SD and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Nebraska College of Medicine medical school in 2001. She is affiliated with Sanford USD Medical Center and Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Denevan to book an appointment.

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Dr. Denevan is affiliated with Sanford USD Medical Center and Hospital Sioux Falls, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for general surgery.

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Dr. Denevan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Denevan performs Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Denevan performs this procedure more than 99% of her peers

Mastectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Denevan performs Mastectomy more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Denevan performs this procedure more than 96% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
Lumpectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Denevan performs Lumpectomy more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Denevan performs this procedure more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Denevan's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lobular Carconima
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphangioma
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Mastectomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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    Dr. Denevan performed NSM and SLNB immediately prior to my breast reconstruction procedure. She was personable, friendly, caring and so upbeat. She called me personally the day after I went home from the hospital to check on me and did an amazing job. I would recommend her to anyone!
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Paula Denevan, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Sioux Falls, SD and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from...Read more

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    Education

    2006
    Virginia Mason Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2002
    Virginia Mason Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2001
    University of Nebraska College of Medicine
    Medical School

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Paula Denevan, MD accepting new patients?

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    What are Dr. Paula Denevan, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Denevan frequently treats Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration , Mastectomy, and Lumpectomy. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Denevan treats.

    Where is Dr. Paula Denevan, MD's office located?

    Dr. Denevan's office is located at 1508 W 22nd St Ste 101, Sioux Falls, SD 57105. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Locations

    Sanford Health

    Sanford Surgical Associates1508 W 22nd St Ste 101 Sioux Falls, SD 57105
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    Affiliated Hospitals

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

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    Sanford USD Medical Center and Hospital

    Sioux Falls, SD

    75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average

    16 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2019)