Pediatric Pulmonologist Dr. Wilfredo Veloira Begins Seeing Patients at Outreach Clinic

Posted: 9/7/2017

Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine Physician Dr. Wilfredo VeloiraPediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine Physician Dr. Wilfredo Veloira from Avera Medical Group Pediatric Specialists began seeing patients at Brookings Health System’s outreach clinic this week. His next available date will be Wednesday, Oct. 4. Following that clinic date, he will be available the first Wednesday of every other month.

As a pediatric pulmonologist, Dr. Veloira evaluates and treats children with respiratory and sleep problems, such as asthma, pneumonia, bronchitis, cystic fibrosis, obstructive sleep apnea and insomnia. By seeing patients at the outreach clinic, Dr. Veloira’s team can easily coordinate laboratory and diagnostic tests with Brookings Health System.

Dr. Veloira attended De La Salle University College of Medicine, Philippines. He performed his pediatric residency at Nassau University Medical Center and pediatric pulmonary fellowship at Winthrop University Hospital, State University of New York Stony Brook School of Medicine. He is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in pulmonology and sleep medicine.

For an appointment with Dr. Veloira, please call (605) 322-2200.

About Brookings Health System

Brookings Health System, located in Brookings, South Dakota, includes a 49-bed hospital, the 79-bed The Neighborhoods at Brookview nursing home, Brookhaven Estates senior living apartments, Yorkshire Eye Clinic, Arlington Medical Center, White Medical Clinic and Volga Medical Clinic. It is a non-profit, city-owned facility that offers the community a full range of inpatient, outpatient, surgical and extended care services. The emergency room is staffed 24 hours a day and provides around the clock patient needs ranging from minor injuries to life threatening crises. For more information about the services offered at Brookings Health System, please call (605) 696-9000 or visit us on the Web at brookingshealth.org.