Regional Health Heart and Vascular Institute

Department of Regional Health Rapid City Hospital

Our cardiologists are board certified in their areas of expertise and specialize in different areas of cardiology such as vascular medicine, cardiovascular surgery and electrophysiology.

In addition, the physicians have teamed up with highly trained nurse practitioners and physicians assistants to make sure you receive the right care at the right time. Supporting the health care providers are nurses, certified technicians, research coordinators, medical assistants and other professional staff working to provide quality services for you.

For appointments please call: 605-755-4300

Additional Phone Numbers:

Cardiology Triage Nurse: 605-755-4360
Doctor to Doctor Line: 605-755-3810
Congestive Heart Failure Nurse: 605-755-3825
After 5pm Transfer Center: 605-755-1600

Regional Health Physicians

Kelly J Airey, MD, FACC, FHRS

Cardiology, Electrophysiology

Oscar V Bailon, MD


Michael P D'Urso, MD FACC

Interventional Cardiology

Samuel J Durr, MD FACC

Interventional Cardiology

Norman L Ferrier, MD FACC

Interventional Cardiology

K. John Heilman III, MD FACC

Cardiology, Congestive Heart Failure

Regional Health Advanced Practice Providers

Martin Digler, PA-C


Carol Dugan, CNP

Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery

Michelle Gourley, CNP


Jessica Huelsman, PA-C

Cardiac Surgery