Our Team

The PrimeCare Surgical Weight Loss Program team is dedicated to your weight loss success. It includes surgeons, nurses, a neuropsychologist, licensed registered dietitians, coordinators and support staff from Mid Dakota Clinic and St. Alexius Medical Center.

MID DAKOTA CLINIC

Surgeons
Brandon Helbling, MD 
Gaylord Kavlie, MD, FACS

Bariatric Clinical Coordinator
Jean Ellefson, RN
530-6330
800-472-2113 ext. 6330

Licensed Registered Dietitians
Bernie Kraft, LRD, CDE
Laura Russell, LRD, CDE
530-6008
800-472-2113 ext. 6008


ST. ALEXIUS MEDICAL CENTER

Neuropsychologist
David Brooks, PhD, ABPN

Bariatric Service Line Coordinator
Jessica Miller, RN, BSN
Certified Bariatric Support Group Leader
530-5189
800-222-4036 ext. 5189


Your initial consultation is free. For more information, contact the Bariatric Clinical Coordinator at 530-6330, toll-free 800-472-2113 ext. 6330 or send us an e-mail. We're here to help.


Considering bariatric surgery? Catch a glimpse of our Information Session. Had bariatric surgery? Attend our support group session.

 

 

Bariatric Surgery

Patient Testimonials
Frequently Asked Questions
Information Sessions
Bariatric Nutrition Program
Obesity & Body Mass Index
Eligibility & Insurance
Our Team
Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding
Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Support Group