Dr. Donald Schellpfeffer
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Schellpfeffer is also Medical Director of Sioux Falls Specialty Hospital , LLP, which he co-founded in 1985, and President, Anesthesia
Associates, the largest anesthesia services provider in South Dakota.
As an original founder of the Sioux Falls Specialty Hospital , Dr. Schellpfeffer
has been its Medical Director and a member of the Management Committee
since 1985. He has over 18 years of experience in ambulatory surgical
environments, and 22 years in general, cardiovascular, and trauma
practices and has also authored numerous medical publications. Dr.
Schellpfeffer received a Bachelor of Science from the University
of Wisconsin; a Masters of Science, a Bachelor of Science from the
College of Veterinary and Medicine and a Ph.D. in animal physiology,
each from the University of Minnesota and his M.D. from University
of South Dakota School of Medicine. He completed his residency in
Anesthesiology in Wisconsin.
Dr. Teuber is the Physician Executive of Black Hills Surgical Hospital,
LLP, which he founded in 1997. Dr. Teuber, a Board-Certified Neurological
Surgeon, is also the founder and current managing partner of The
Spine Center in Rapid City, South Dakota. He provides consultative
services and frequently speaks to physician organizations concerning
the development of surgical facilities and Centers of Excellence
for neurosurgical and spinal care. Dr. Teuber earned his B.Sc. degree
in economics and business from South Dakota State University and
his B.Sc. and M.D. degrees from the University of South Dakota.
He completed his general surgery internship and neurosurgery residency
at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Teuber served for 17 years
in the active and reserve Army as an Aviation and Medical Officer,
retiring with the rank of Major after serving in Desert Storm 1.
Michael Salter, C.A., C.P.A.
Chief Financial Officer
Prior to his involvement in the conception and formation of Medical
Facilities Corporation in 2003, Mr. Salter acted as an accounting
and financial consultant for a number of U.S. and Canadian based
corporations, and more recently for Advisory Services, Inc., Scottsdale,
Arizona. Mr. Salter was Corporate Controller from 1998 to 2001 for
Olympus Hospitality Group, LLC, a hotel management company that
had a portfolio of six destination resorts and a franchised hotel
chain. From 1980 to 1995, Mr. Salter was employed by Alberta Energy
Company Ltd., Calgary, Alberta, where he held a number of positions
in accounting, finance and risk management. Mr. Salter is a Chartered
Accountant and received his CPA certification in 1995.