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M Venugopal, MD
(605) 692-6236
1822 Victory St
Brookings, SD
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Stanley Med Coll, Dr M G R Med Univ, Madras, Tn, India
Graduation Year: 1964

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Chanjin Park, MD
(605) 692-6236
400 2nd Ave # 20
Brookings, SD
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Seoul Natl Univ, Coll Of Med, Chongno-Ku, Seoul, So Korea
Graduation Year: 1970

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Thomas Charles Johnson, MD
(605) 692-6236
400 22nd Ave
Brookings, SD
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Anatomic And Clinical Pathology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19104
Graduation Year: 1967

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Frederick Lewis Harris, MD
(605) 334-2266
911 E 20th St Ste 300
Sioux Falls, SD
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1976

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Roger Wayne Werth, MD
310 S Pennsylvania St Ste 201
Aberdeen, SD
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med, Vermillion Sd, 57069
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: Sioux Valley Hospital, Sioux Falls, Sd; St Lukes Midland Reg Med Ctr, Aberdeen, Sd
Group Practice: Aberdeen Surgical Assoc

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Daniel James Johnston, MD
(605) 692-6236
400 22nd Ave
Brookings, SD
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 2002

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Chan J Park
(605) 697-9500
400 22nd Ave.
Brookings, SD
Specialty
General Surgery

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Dr.Julie Raymond
(605) 719-5700
2805 5th St # 100
Rapid City, SD
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann University Medical School
Year of Graduation: 1989
Speciality
Surgeon (General)
General Information
Hospital: Rapid City Regional Hospital
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.5, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Tommy R Reynolds
(605) 977-5000
4520 W 69th St
Sioux Falls, SD
Specialty
General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Cardiac Surgery

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Donald W Weatherill, MD
(605) 996-5203
105 Lakeview Ln
Mitchell, SD
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1953

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What Is A Biopsy?

Answer:
A biopsy involves the removal of a tissue sample for deeper evaluation .

The medical team will examine the tissue under a microscope, which means that only a small amount of tissue is needed.

Sometimes, all they will have to do is scrape over an area, such as when they taking cervix samples. When examining the large intestine, a biopsy will be taken with forceps through a tube called an endoscope. In other cases, such as a liver or kidney biopsy, a large hypodermic needle will be used to take the biopsy material.

A liver biopsy is usually performed in order to confirm a diagnosis of hepatitis, cirrhosis of the liver, or tumors. A local anesthetic will be given, and the patient will lay on their left side with their right shoulder extended and their right hand under their head. The needle will then be inserted between two ribs toward the liver, and the sample  is quickly taken.

An endometrial biopsy is taken in order to examine the womb lining. There are several different ways to take the biopsy. A dilatation and curettage is performed under a general anesthetic. The cervix is then dilated until a curette (small spoon) is able to scrape the liming. In a hysteroscopy, a fiber optic tube with a light on the end is inserted through the cervix in order to get a look at the lining of the womb. There are other ways being developed in order to gather small tissue samples.

In a prostate biopsy, the patient will lay on their side with their knee...

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