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Services and Treatments

You’re used to going strong. When pain and injuries slow you down, our specialists can get you back to your active life.

What we offer

St. James Healthcare, through its Montana Sports Medicine program, provides a range of services to southwest Montana student athletes. As Sports Medicine specialists, we work with patients suffering from musculoskeletal injuries. These injuries include trauma to the nervous system, bones and tissue. It is our goal to create unique treatment plans for each patient and their injury. Our goal is to return you to you activity/sports level post-injury. Our team will work closely with you throughout your treatment and adjust your plan when necessary to achieve optimal results.

Event or school coverage

Montana Sports Medicine is dedicated to providing health care coverage for any event or school in southwestern Montana. We provide licensed athletic trainers and sports medicine-trained surgeons, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners.

Injury evaluation

Prompt injury evaluation is crucial in safely treating, rehabilitating and returning athletes to competition. Montana Sports Medicine achieves this by:

  • Immediate, quality injury evaluation by the licensed athletic trainers and physicians at an event or on the sideline.
  • Injury clinics conducted by Dr. Nick DiGiovine and the licensed athletic trainers.
  • State-of-the-art surgical services.
  • Leading-edge technologies and equipment
  • Conducting the concussion programs at the schools including computerized neuro-cognitive testing (ImPact) and SCAT3 (Sideline Concussion Assessment Tool - 3rd Edition).
  • Rehabilitation services provided by trained professionals in our Therapy Services Department.

Education

Montana Sports Medicine is dedicated to improving the skills and knowledge of all allied health professionals throughout southwest Montana by providing several continuing education opportunities.

  • Big Sky Sports Medicine Conference which provides education to medical professional by nationally recognized experts in the field of sports medicine
  • Montana Sports Medicine Lecture Series
  • First aid and CPR Training
  • Concussion education and training

We are also dedicated to educating the community and coaches of Southwestern Montana by providing education on any sports medicine related topic.

  • Seminars and Workshops
  • Lectures
  • First Aid and CPR Training
  • Concussion education

Sports physicals

Annually, St. James Healthcare partners with area healthcare providers and community volunteers to offer $5 sports physicals and a voluntary electrocardigram to area high school and college students. All the proceeds are donated back to the student's high school athletic department.

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