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James Hellekson, M.D.

Monument Health Behavioral Health Center

Member of Monument Health Hospital Medical Staff

Contact Info

Monument Health Behavioral Health Center
915 Mountain View Road
Rapid City, SD 57702
US
Phone:
(605) 755-7200(605) 755-7200
Fax:
(605) 755-7007(605) 755-7007
Gender: male

Board Certifications

Psychiatry

Languages

  • English

About James Hellekson, M.D.

James Hellekson, M.D., is a psychiatrist at Monument Health Behavioral Health Center. A South Dakota native, he grew up in Faith, S.D., and went on to complete a bachelor’s degree in Psychology/Sociology from Black Hills State University. He then earned his medical degree and completed his psychiatry residency, both at the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine.

Dr. Hellekson specializes in adult psychiatry, primarily treating patients 18 and older. He is excited to be back in the Black Hills, since he loves spending his free time being outdoors, fishing, hunting and hiking.

EDUCATION

M.D. University of South Dakota, Sanford School of Medicine

RESIDENCY

Psychiatric Residency Program, Avera Behavioral Health Center

About Monument Health Behavioral Health Center

Monument Health Behavioral Health Center is a psychiatric healing environment offering inpatient and outpatient services for patients of all ages. Providers include psychiatrists, psychologists, skilled nurses, and licensed counselors and social workers. Caregivers consider the whole person: mind, body and spirit.

The outpatient clinic offers psychiatric diagnostic interviewing and medication management services. Inpatient treatment includes group, family and individual therapy, as well as diagnostic testing and psychological evaluations. Occupational Therapists evaluate and treat patients with special needs, and Recreational Therapists provide a therapeutic environment. If necessary, patients can be hospitalized at Rapid City Hospital. Intensive case management is available to coordinate external services for the hospitalized patient.
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Monument Health Behavioral Health Center Rapid City
915 Mountain View Road
Rapid City, South Dakota 57702
US
Phone:
(605) 755-7200(605) 755-7200
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