Dr. Valerie Stephens, MD

Dr. Valerie Stephens, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Valerie Stephens, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Rapid City, SD and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Sanford School Of Medicine Of The University Of South Dakota in 1997 and specializes in gastroenterology.

2820 Mount Rushmore Rd

Rapid City, SD 57701

Contact Information

(605) 342-3280

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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Stephens performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hemochromatosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
very high
more than 97% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Stephens's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Stephens "Dr. Stephens completed fellowship in gastroenterology at the University of Minnesota. Her main area of interest is GI oncology."

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

83  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

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

  • Sanford School Of Medicine Of The University Of South Dakota
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Gundersen Lutheran Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • U Mn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Stephens has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stephens' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stephens to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Stephens' 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

    Under 10 minutes
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Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Stephens was very nice and the staff was great.
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