Our Medical Staff

Dr. Chandar Singaram

M.B; B.S, MD, MBA (Health Care)

Dr Chandar Singaram Singaram Gastroenterology

Dr. Singaram received his undergraduate degree from the University of Madras, India, in Biology and a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from Madras Medical College (M.B; B.S). He completed his internal medicine residency at New York University (MD) and Gastroenterology Research (Neurogastroenterology) Fellowship at Boston and Harvard University and additional Clinical Fellowship training in Gastroenterology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and served as a member of the Clinical and Research Faculty at UW-Madison before moving to Sioux Falls. His research has been published in various peer-reviewed premier research and clinical journals including Gastroenterology, Lancet, etc., as well as numerous abstracts, presentations and textbook chapters.

Dr. Singaram worked for Sioux Valley Health System and the Sioux Falls VA Hospital for two years. He started Singaram Gastroenterology in 2005 to identify and treat complex and more rare Gastrointestinal Disorders with a sharp focus on difficult symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome.  He is affiliated with Sioux Falls Specialty Hospital as an independent provider and part-owner for the last 16 years.

In his spare time, Dr. Singaram enjoys physical fitness and helping others.

Staff Contacts

Michelle Garner, LPN

Licensed Practical Nurse 

Michelle Garner Singaram Gastroenterology 1

Phone (605) 310-2000

Kirsten Wiseman, BBA

Patient Coordinator

Phone (605) 310-2000

Beka Stadem, LPN

Certified Nutrition Coach

Phone (605) 310-2000

Naomi Wellman, CRNA

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

Phone (605) 310-2000

Stephanie Haugen


Stephanie Haugen Singaram Gastroenterology

Phone (605) 310-2000

Jacquelinee Franken

Phone (605) 310-2000

Rachel Stadem

Phone (605) 310-2000