The USD Sanford School of Medicine Neurology Residency in Sioux Falls, SD is a newly accredited, 4-year categorical program that welcomed its first three residents in July 2023. Since our program is categorical, residents who match with our program will automatically be granted preliminary positions.


Our mission is to train Neurologists to provide excellent and timely care to the people of South Dakota, and the adjacent rural regions served by our affiliated institutions. Other purposes include discovering knowledge that benefits the people of this state and enhances the quality of their lives.

Training Sites

Residents train primarily at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, SD but also have the opportunity for training at the Sioux Falls VA Medical Center.

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Life in Sioux Falls

Get to know the city of Sioux Falls, SD. Sioux Falls is the largest city in South Dakota. It has everything you want out of a big city but with a low cost of living and low crime rates. We hope you'll call it home as you continue your medical education (and who knows, maybe even longer!)

Explore Sioux Falls

Virtual Visits

Our residents have guided our efforts to present our philosophy of education to you. We have always been told that the in-person visit “seals the deal” and we are hopeful that the “virtual visit” will accomplish the same goal this year.

Meet the Directions & Residents

What's next?

We invite you to continue learning more about our Neurology Residency Program!

  1. View application requirements
  2. Discover the residency experience
  3. Get a feel for life in Sioux Falls