Michael Shirley, MD

Michael Shirley, MD

An Internal Medicine Specialist Caring for Hospitalized Patients

Dr. Michael Shirley provides general medical care to patients during their hospital stay. He is a board-certified internal medicine specialist and cares for patients in a role similar to having a primary care physician in a hospital. Dr. Shirley coordinates his patients’ care with their primary care providers and other specialists to make sure they’re getting the best care possible.

His services include:

  • Obtaining a patient’s medical history
  • Performing physical exams
  • Ordering and interpreting lab and diagnostic tests
  • Prescribing medications
  • Treating common illnesses
  • Providing health education and counseling

Dr. Shirley also serves as a clinical assistant professor of medicine at the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine.

Speaks: English


  • Internal Medicine - Hospital

Types of Care

  • Hospital Medicine

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