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Joint Replacement


Joint Pain Assessment

Take our free joint pain assessment to help determine if you may be a candidate for a joint replacement. 

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Patient Guide to Surgery

This guide will provide you with the tools, support and relevant information, so you and your loved ones can take an active role in your care.

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Pre-Admission Testing

A pre-admission testing appointment is necessary before surgery for pre-surgical testing as well as pre- and post- surgical education and pain management education.

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About Joint Replacement Surgery

Our surgeons are focused on helping patients understand their condition – offering the full spectrum of care for bone and joint injuries, disorders and diseases. They work closely with physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians, pain medicine specialists and physician therapists, only recommending surgery when it is necessary. When surgery is necessary, our orthopedic surgeons work together with our specialized orthopedic nursing staff and rehabilitaiton specialists to assure patients receive the appropriate and highest quality of care with a goal of getting patients home and back to daily activities as soon as possible after surgery. Our goal is to find the best path forward to your recovery.

See if you may be a candidate for a joint replacement. Take our free joint pain assessment. 

FREE Joint Pain Assessment

Patient Information Handbooks

Hip Replacement
Direct Anterior Hip Replacement (PDF)
Posterior Hip Replacement (PDF)

Knee Replacement
Total Knee Replacement (PDF)

Pre-Surgical Videos

EMMI, our interactive patient education system, will help you have a better understanding and level of comfort about an upcoming surgical procedure. You'll learn how a procedure works, what to expect when you go home, what to do before and after your surgery, the risks, benefits and alternatives. Our hope is that you will be more knowledgeable and confident throughout your treatment process.

Orthopedics Procedure Videos*

*Don't see a video for your specific surgery? Contact us at (406) 327-4035.

Nationally Recognized

Community Medical Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for the hospital and laboratory. As well as, Core Certification Programs for Joint Replacement - Hip and Joint Replacement - Knee. This award demonstrates the hospital’s commitment to the highest-quality safety and care of patients, and recognizes compliance with The Joint Commission’s strict national standards.

Northern Rockies Orthopaedics

2740 South Ave. West, Suite 101
Missoula, MT 59804