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Take care of your bones early and often

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In early adulthood we reach our peak bone mineral density. Good nutrition starts young because this is the time that we deposit into our bone mineral bank for later in life. For some people certain medications and certain diseases can interfere with your bone density at a younger age. Please check with your family doctor as screening may be appropriate at a younger age.

Sports Physicals at Missoula Bone and Joint

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Fall sports will be here before you know it! Get ahead of the game and schedule your sports physical at Missoula Bone & Joint today. Dr. Rob Amrine is a Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician who provides comprehensive sports physicals for high school athletes. Check with your insurance to see if this service can be covered as part of an annual wellness visit for your child.

Anterior Approach for Total Hip Joint Replacement Surgery

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Dr. Mark Channer now offers his patients the option of Anterior Approach for hip joint replacement surgery. This approach uses a small incision at the front (anterior) of the hip to access the hip joint. In this surgery the damaged hip socket and ball of the the femur (thighbone) are replaced by implants to minimize hip pain and restore range of motion in the hip joint.

Conditioning for Scottish Highland Dancing

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To prepare the body to successfully execute the demands of Scottish Highland Dancing, I have included 5 key exercises to incorporate into a conditioning program.

Get to know your Doc!

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Dr. Gary Willstein is a board certified, fellowship trained Orthopedic Physician who specializes in total joint replacement of the hip, knee and shoulder, sports medicine, fracture care and general orthopedics. Dr. Willstein brings years of orthopedic experience to the team at Missoula Bone & Joint.

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