Heather Rice, PA-C
Physician Assistant to: 

Heather is a physician assistant who provides orthopedic patient care services in a clinic setting, hospital, ER, and first assist at surgery. She is certified through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.

Heather joined Black Hills Orthopedic & Spine Center in 2012. She received her Bachelor of Arts in biology from Augustana College in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and then went on to receive her Master of Science in physician assistant studies from Union College in Lincoln, Nebraska.


  • Augustana College, Sioux Falls, SD

Physician Assistant Studies

  • Union College, Lincoln, NE


  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Professional Affiliations

  • South Dakota Academy of Physician Assistants
  • American Academy of Physician Assistants

Phone: (605) 341-1414

Office: Rapid City, SD

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