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Shankar Kurra, M.D., MBA

Regional Health Rapid City Hospital

Member of Regional Health Hospital Medical Staff
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Contact Info

Regional Health Rapid City Hospital
353 Fairmont Boulevard
Rapid City, SD 57701
US
Phone:
(605) 755-1000(605) 755-1000
Fax:
(605) 755-8053(605) 755-8053

Hours

Day of the WeekHours
MonOpen 24 hours
TueOpen 24 hours
WedOpen 24 hours
ThuOpen 24 hours
FriOpen 24 hours
SatOpen 24 hours
SunOpen 24 hours

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Telugu
  • Tamil

Gender

  • male

About Shankar Kurra, M.D., MBA

Dr. Shankar Kurra, originally from India, moved to South Dakota in 2018 after having trained at Indiana University Health’s Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie, IN. He is an Internist with a special interest in Geriatric Medicine and Population-based health care. His practice includes Internal Medicine in the inpatient setting. Dr. Kurra has practiced medicine for more than 25 years, initially as an Emergency Medicine Physician and later as a Hospitalist. He currently works as an administrator. Dr Kurra has previously served as director of an accountable care organization in Ohio. His patients comment on his integrity, dedication and ability to translate complex medical problems into plain English. Dr. Kurra enjoys hiking with his wife, two daughters and their mini-Australian shepherd. His hobbies include amateur astronomy and photography.

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Geriatric Medicine

EDUCATION

MD – Gandhi Medical College, Osmania University, Secunderabad, AP 500003, India - 1991

FELLOWSHIP

Geriatric Medicine - Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, IN - 1999

RESIDENCY

Internal Medicine – Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, IN - 1998

Distinctions & Awards

All-India National Science Talent Award (1982)

About Regional Health Rapid City Hospital

Regional Health Rapid City Hospital is the region's leading medical center offering a broad scope of services to keep you and your family healthy. We provide health care services to the 360,000 people who live in the Black Hills of South Dakota and the surrounding areas, as well as thousands of visitors each year.
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Regional Health Rapid City Hospital Rapid City
353 Fairmont Boulevard
Rapid City, South Dakota 57701
US
Phone:
(605) 755-1000(605) 755-1000
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