Rheumatology Services to Start at Brookings Health’s Outreach Clinic

  • August 22, 2022

Rheumatologist Dr. Jenna King, D.O.
Rheumatologist Dr. Jenna King, D.O.

Rheumatologist Dr. Jenna King, D.O., of Avera Medical Group Rheumatology, will begin seeing patients at Brookings Health System’s outreach clinic. She will be available to see patients the second Monday of every month starting Sept. 12.

As a rheumatologist, Dr. King assesses, diagnoses and treats multiple autoimmune disorders and inflammatory conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system including joints, muscles and bones. Conditions Dr. King treats includes gout, lupus, psoriatic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, arthritis of the spine and several other types of arthritis and autoimmune disorders.

Dr. King received her medical degree from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, PA. She performed her residency in internal medicine at UHS Wilson Memorial Hospital in Johnson City, NY and her fellowship in rheumatology at Cooper University Hospital in Camden, NJ. She is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, the American Board of Internal Medicine-Rheumatology and the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine.

To set up an appointment with Dr. King at Brookings Health System’s outreach clinic, please call Avera Medical Group Rheumatology at (605) 504-1600. Learn more about outreach services available at Brookings Health by visiting brookingshealth.org/Outreach.

About Brookings Health System

Brookings Health System, located in Brookings, South Dakota, includes a 49-bed hospital, the 79-bed The Neighborhoods at Brookview nursing home, Brookhaven Estates senior living apartments, Yorkshire Eye Clinic & Optical, and medical clinics in Arlington, White and Volga, South Dakota. It is a non-profit, city-owned facility that offers the community a full range of inpatient, outpatient, emergency and extended care services. Brookings Hospital provides local access to doctors in Brookings and offers robotic da Vinci surgery and Mako robotic-arm assisted procedures, making it one of the premier rural community hospitals in South Dakota. For more information about the services offered at Brookings Health System, please call (605) 696-9000 or visit us on the Web at brookingshealth.org.