Michael Kruer, MD

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Michael Kruer, MD - Pediatrics - Neurology

Accepting New Patients


Undergraduate School
Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ)
Medical School
University of Arizona (Tucson,AZ)
Pediatrics: Phoenix Children's Hospital (Phoenix, AZ)
Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (NDD): Oregon Health & Science University (Portland, OR)
Clinical Neuroimmunology: Oregon Health & Science University (Portland, OR)
Pediatrics: Phoenix Children's Hospital (Phoenix, AZ)
American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
American Board of Pediatrics

Areas of Expertise

Pediatric Neurology, Developmental Pediatrics, Neurogenetics, Neurometabolic Disorders, Movement Disorders, Neuroimmunology

Philosophy of Care

I strive to provide compassionate patient-centered care for complex pediatric neurological diseases. I learn something new from patients and their families

Unique Medical Experience and Research

Dr. Kruer maintains an active research lab in addition to his clinical practice. His research focuses on the molecular basis of pediatric neurodegenerative diseases and movement disorders.

Languages Spoken


Hobbies and Personal Interests

Dr. Kruer is married and has four children. He enjoys attending gymnastics meets, coaching baseball and taking his baby girl to tumbling classes.


Shields Award in Child Neurology (2011)
Doembecher Children's Hospital Research Award (2010)
American Academy of Neurology Clinical Research Training Fellowship (2009)
Primary Practice Location

Sanford Children's Specialty Clinic

1600 W 22nd Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57117
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(605) 312-1000
(800) 850-0064


(605) 312-1001
Additional Practice Locations

Sanford Children's Hospital

1600 W 22nd Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57117-5039
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(605) 312-1000