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All About Osteopathic Medicine


An internal medicine provider is generally your point of first contact in a healthcare setting. Ideally, you’ll see your internist at least once a year …more…



A healthcare career is more than a job–it’s a dedication to a cause. At Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C., we understand that patients come first and …more…

Carpal Tunnel Surgery Recovery


For most, carpal tunnel surgery time is minimal: within a few weeks, you’ll be able to get back to using your hand as normal. However, …more…

Winter Weight Loss


There was a time when popular culture presented a very linear view of body weight. Thin was good and fat was bad. Today, we know …more…

Staying on Top of Your Child’s Immunizations


Ensuring your child’s immunizations are on schedule can protect them from a wide variety of possibly serious illnesses. What is the Typical Vaccination Age for …more…

It’s Time to Get Your Colonoscopy


We get it. No one really looks forward to a colonoscopy.  Mildly inconvenient though it may be, a colonoscopy can literally save your life–or the …more…

Getting Tired Of GERD?


Heartburn is uncomfortable, but it’s also usually quite temporary. In most cases, the cause is something you ate: a spicy burrito or an extra rich …more…

A Day in the Life of a Nurse at YMC


Being a nurse at Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. is a rewarding career that doesn’t lack for excitement. Check out Heather’s story and how her nursing …more…

Carpal Tunnel Surgery


Carpal tunnel surgery is a procedure designed to address the numbness, tingling, and discomfort produced by carpal tunnel syndrome. Carpal tunnel syndrome can develop quite …more…

The Benefits of Annual Visits for Men


Men don’t like going to the doctor (which is a shock, we know). According to the CDC, men are half as likely to go to …more…

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