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Kenneth Vogele, MD


  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine


  • Internal Medicine Residency (2nd and 3rd years) and Gastroenterology Fellowship – University of Nebraska, Omaha, NE
  • Internship and 1st year of Internal Medicine Residency at Virginia Mason Hospital, Seattle, WA
  • Medical School – University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD and University of Nebraska, Omaha, NE
  • Undergraduate – Northwesterrn University, Evanston, IL

Licensures / Certifications

  • Licensed to practice medicine and surgery in South Dakota
  • ABIM certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology

Volunteer Work

CHCBH Specialty Provider

Additional Information

  • Practiced gastroenterology at Rapid City Medical Center and as contact physician for my ex-gastroenterology partners.
  • Rapid City Regional Hospital Distinguished Service Award.
  • Rapid City Chamber of Commerce Health and Human Service Committee’s ‘Wind Beneath Our Wings’ Outstanding Performance Award.
  • Rapid City Regional Hospital Endoscopy Unit named in my honor.