Dr. Roger Werth, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 65

Dr. Werth
Accepting new patients

Avera Medical Group

305 S State St Aberdeen, SD 57401

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(605) 622-5000

Dr. Roger Werth, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Aberdeen, SD and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Werth has more experience with Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery, Gastric Surgery, and General Oncologic Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of South Dakota School of Medicine medical school in 1982. He is affiliated with medical facilities Avera Hand County Memorial Hospital and Avera St. Luke's Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Werth to book an appointment.


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Dr. Werth is affiliated with Avera St. Luke's Hospital Aberdeen, a highly rated hospital.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Werth

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Werth treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Werth treats other conditions, please contact the office at (605) 622-5000.

Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery

This subspecialty of general surgery treats a variety of conditions affecting the liver, pancreas, gallbladder and spleen through procedures including liver resection, gallbladder removal, and the Whipple procedure.Compare with other Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery specialists.

Dr. Werth treats at a

very high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Gastric Surgery

Gastric surgery, also known as gastric bypass surgery, is a type of bariatric surgery that can help obese patients achieve significant weight loss by diverting food past the first section of the small intestine.Compare with other Gastric Surgery specialists.

Dr. Werth treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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General Oncologic Surgery

General oncologic surgeons treat various types of cancers around the body, such as breast cancer, endocrine cancer, and gastrointestinal cancer, through surgical removal of tumors and other affected tissue.Compare with other General Oncologic Surgery specialists.

Dr. Werth treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Lipomas
Mastectomy
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Colorectal Surgery

Colorectal surgery treats conditions affecting the colon and rectum, including colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, diverticulitis and hemorrhoids, through procedures such as tumor removal, colectomy, colostomy and resection.Compare with other Colorectal Surgery specialists.

Dr. Werth treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Colectomy
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Werth's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Werth accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
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Dr. Werth's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Werth

3.7

Based on 6 ratings

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Roger Werth, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Aberdeen, SD and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Werth has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1987
U Okla Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1982
University of South Dakota School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Roger Werth, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Werth frequently treats Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery, Gastric Surgery, and General Oncologic Surgery. See all practice areas where Dr. Werth specializes.

Where is Dr. Roger Werth, MD's office located?

Dr. Werth's office is located at 305 S State St, Aberdeen, SD 57401. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Avera Medical Group

Avera St Lukes305 S State St Aberdeen, SD 57401
1

Aberdeen Surgical Associates

Avera Surgical Associates310 S Pennsylvania St Ste 201 Aberdeen, SD 57401
2

Affiliated Hospitals

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Avera Hand County Memorial Hospital

Miller, SD

90% Patient experience rating, 21% higher than the national average

Avera St. Luke's Hospital

Aberdeen, SD

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)