Dr. Thomas Ripperda MD

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sioux Falls, SD

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About

Dr. Thomas Ripperda, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Sioux Falls, SD, with another office in Brookings, SD. He has 18 years of experience. His specialties include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Ripperda is affiliated with Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center, Avera Mckennan Hospital & University Health Center and Children's Care Hospital & School. He speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Thomas Ripperda has the following 11 areas of expertise and 1 specialty.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

A physiatrist is a doctor who specializes in the rehabilitation and physiological treatment of patients with an illness or injury that affects movement.
These specialists have extensive knowledge of the nerves, muscles, bone, and brain. Physiatrists are also experts in pain medication.
Some common conditions that physiatrists treat are rheumatoid arthritis, neurological and spinal disorders and injuries, chronic pain disorders, like fibromyalgia, and musculoskeletal issues, like broken bones and torn muscles.
These physicians also often coordinate a team of other specialists in order to maximize the patient's recovery, such as occupational therapists, speech therapists, neurologists, orthopedists, and counselors.

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Locations & Directions

Avera Medical Group Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Sioux Falls

1301 S Cliff Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105

400 22nd Ave
Brookings, SD 57006

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