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My name is Sandy Brende. I own and manage Transcription Works. I began my training in medical transcription in 1980 and have enjoyed my career ever since. My staff consists of experienced, certified and very importantly - local medical and business transcriptionists, we never outsource overseas. Excellent transcriptionists, along with friendly and helpful customer service, guarantees you the most accurate, professional documents returned to your desk on time. Transcription Works is based Renner, South Dakota, located just minutes from Sioux Falls. We serve the local area as well as other Midwest areas and of course, we are capable of receiving your voice files from virtually anywhere in the world!


We offer the most up-to-date technology designed to make the task of dictation and management of medical, business or legal transcription easy for your staff. We offer various convenient options for digital dictation and document delivery. We provide high quality, letter perfect documents, delivered on time – in 24 hours or less if requested, guaranteed or it’s free!

Of course, confidentiality is our number one priority and we use HIPAA compliant methods of data transfer and storage. We are vigilant when it comes to protecting medical records and your patients' privacy. Files are sent in an encrypted format and every stage of the work process is protected to ensure maximum security and confidentiality, in accordance with HIPAA regulations.

We have over 30 years of experience providing medical transcription services to hospitals, physicians' groups, and solo practice doctors and other providers in a wide variety of medical specialties, including;

  • Cardiology
  • Chiropractic
  • Dermatology
  • Endocrinology (Adult and Pediatric)
  • ENT
  • Family Practice
  • Gastroenterology
  • Geriatrics
  • Gynecology
  • Hematology
  • Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Maternal & Fetal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology (Adult and Pediatric)
  • Neurosurgery
  • Obstetrics
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedics
  • Pathology
  • Pediatrics
  • Physical Therapy
  • Psychiatry (Adult and Pediatric)
  • Pulmonary (Adult and Pediatric)
  • Radiology
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Rehabilitation
  • Rheumatology
  • Surgery
  • Women’s Health
  • Urogynecology
  • Urology

Hospital dictation including

  • Emergency Room
  • History and Physicals
  • Consultations
  • Operative and Procedure notes
  • Discharge Summaries
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy

Our Mission Goals

  • Unsurpassed Commitment
  • Excellence in Service
  • Physician and Client Satisfaction
  • Confidentiality
  • On-time Transcription