About Us

The Sioux Falls Family Medicine Residency was established in May, 1973, and has graduated nearly 300 residents to date. Seventy-five percent of these physicians practice in South Dakota and the contiguous states. The Program is sponsored jointly by Avera McKennan and Sanford Health Hospitals (combined bed capacity nearly 900), and is affiliated with the Sanford School of Medicine with the University of South Dakota. The Residency is fully accredited and accepts nine residents per year.

Sioux Falls Family Medicine Residency
1115 East 20th Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Phone: 605-575-1644
Fax: 605-335-1006
jo.erickson@usd.edu

Our Mission

The Sioux Falls Family Medicine Residency is devoted to providing an excellent education that prepares physicians for practice in South Dakota and other areas of the mostly rural upper Midwest.