Midwest Wellness Institute, PLLC – Team of Mental Health Providers
Dr. Clay Pavlis, M.D., earned his BS in Biology after graduation Summa Com Laude from South Dakota State University in Brookings, SD. He attended Medical School at the University of Minnesota – Duluth and the University of South Dakota School of Medicine, becoming board-certified in Adult Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Dr. Pavlis’s vision for providing personalized care for residents of rural South Dakota and Minnesota, along with the goal of leading a team of providers that are focused on excellence, was the catalyst for establishing Midwest Wellness Institute in 2012. As MWI’s chief psychiatrist and medical officer, Dr. Pavlis’s leadership is vital to our growing team of providers. In addition to specializing in conducting forensic evaluations, independent psychiatric evaluations, VA services, medication management, addiction medicine, neuromodulation, and psychopharmacologenomics, Dr. Pavlis also serves as Medical Director and treats patients at Western Mental Health Center in Marshall, MN, and he regularly sees patients at Human Service Agency in Watertown, SD, Murray County Medical Center in Slayton, MN, Windom Area Health in Windom, MN, SD Women’s Prison in Pierre, SD, Community Counseling Services in Madison, SD and Bethel Nursing Home in Madison, SD.