Niel Burns, MD

Emergency Medicine
Burns, Niel MD

About Niel Burns, MD

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Office Location

Prairie Lakes Healthcare System
401 9th Ave. NW
Watertown, SD 57201



Emergency Medicine

Board Certification(s):

Family Medicine

South Dakota Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners
Iowa Board of Medicine, Resident Physician
Iowa Board of Medicine, Permanent Medical License

Additional Certification(s):

American Heart Association:  Basic Life Support Provider
 American Heart Association:  Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider
American Academy of Pediatrics and American Heart Association: Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Provider
American Academy of Pediatrics and American Heart Association: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider
American College of Surgeons, Committee on Trauma: Advanced Trauma Life Support Physician Provider
American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and American Academy of Family Physicians: Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Physician Provider


Undergraduate Training:

University of Minnesota -Twin Cities in Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN

Degrees:  B.S. in Neuroscience and minor certificate in Hispanic Sociolinguistics

Graduate School:

University of South Dakota in Vermillion, SD

Degree: M.A. in Molecular Neurobiology

Medical School:

University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine in Vermillion, SD and Sioux Falls, SD

Degree: Doctor of Medicine


Family Medicine Residency at Siouxland Medical Education Foundation-Family Medicine Center in Sioux City, IA