Wednesday, January 24, 2018 Last modified on January 24, 2018 @ 10:30 am Written by Jennifer Bender

PLHS Welcomes New Hospitalist

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Prairie Lakes Healthcare System welcomes Derek Kindelspire, MD to the Hospitalist staff. He joins Ali Chaudhry, MD, Ragheb Harb, MD, Mian Javaid, MD, and Megan Merkel, CNP in the care of inpatients. 

Dr. Kindelspire received his medical degree from the University of South Dakota in Vermillion and completed his internal medicine residency at the Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota. He was born in Aberdeen, SD and enjoys outdoor hobbies like hunting and golfing.

“I am committed to provide high quality care in a community setting,” said Dr. Kindelspire. "I am excited to be a part of PLHS and look forward to collaborating with the local providers in the community to develop the plan for care of the hospitalized patient in conjunction with their home care plan.”