We provide comprehensive healthcare services for more than 12,000 people in Beaverhead, Madison, and Jefferson Counties. As a fully staffed medical facility, Barrett Hospital & HealthCare is the closest hospital for many people in the region, but more importantly, people choose Barrett for its highly skilled staff, compassionate care and unparalleled service. Our OB physicians deliver about 100 babies annually. Along with 4 Family Practice physicians and 5 Internists, the Barrett Clinic also provides Physical Therapy, a Radiology X-Ray Room, and Phlebotomy Services. The Clinic is also the office location for Barrett’s Orthopedic and General Surgeons, Dr. Dan Downey and Dr. Shafi Shafaieh. Additionally, the clinic now has a designated space for the growing speciality clinic, providing urology, podiatry, interventional pain, and Ophthalmology services.
Barrett Hospital and HealthCare is dedicated to providing rural health care providers to future generations. Barrett hosts a spectrum of Medical Students, PA-Students, NP students, and Residents, averaging 50 rotations per year. www.barretthospital.org
Barrett’s Mission: To provide compassionate care, healing, and health-improving service to all community members throughout life's journey.
Barrett’s Vision: To Be the Model in Rural Healthcare Delivery for the United States in All Facets of Primary Health Services.
Emergency Medicine: Greg Moore, M.D., F.A.C.E.P., .F.A.W.M. • Ramona Potter, M.D. • Mike Clarke, M.D.
Gynecologist: Mick Lifson, M.D., F.A.C.O.G.
Hospitalist: Anna Loge, M.D. • Sandra McIntyre, M.D., F.A.C.P. • Tom Murray, M.D.
Opthalmologist: David G. Shapnik, M.D.
Podiatrist: Chad Dickamore, D.P.M.
Surgery: Shafi Shafaieh, M.D. • Dan Downey, M.D. • Neil Maxfield, C.R.N.A. • Dennis Hatfield, C.R.N.A. • John Pickens, M.D.
Visiting Specialists: urology, gynecology, podiatry, orthopedic spine surgeon, PMR/Dual board certified PMR and pain medicine, ENT, psychiatry, pathology, and sleep medicine.
Dillon is home to an array of outdoor activities including snowmobiling, golfing, fishing, hunting, skiing, biking, camping, and hiking. It’s also a great place to explore the nearby Bannack State Park (just 30 short miles away) or Yellowstone National Park (200 miles away).
For more information on activities in Dillon, click on the following link: http://attractions.uptake.com/montana/dillon/732346451.html
Housing: Barrett has a variety of housing options and we do our best to accommodate our students. Location and size may vary, but are typically 1-2 bedrooms, fully furnished with WiFi, and television, and are no more than a few blocks from the clinic campus. In some rare occasions, based upon availability, same-gender roommates might be appointed, who are also partaking in a rotation at Barrett.
Precipitation varies widely- average annual amounts range from 10 inches in Dillon to over 50 inches in the mountains forming the Continental Divide to the west. Two-thirds of mountain precipitation is snow. Dillon is typically colder in temperature and dry.
Average Temperature High is 56° F, and Average Low is 30° F.