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Fred Lewis Sayre, DMD
(406) 728-4032
705 W Sussex Ave
Missoula, MT
Specialties
Orthodontics/Dentofacial Orthopedics

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Troy Shaw, DDS
(406) 327-0777
1200 S Reserve St Ste L
Missoula, MT
Specialties
Orthodontics/Dentofacial Orthopedics

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Deloit Ray Wolfe, DDS
(406) 549-2422
129 W Kent Ave
Missoula, MT
Specialties
Orthodontics/Dentofacial Orthopedics

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Randale Craig Sechrest, MD
(406) 721-3072
228 W Main St Ste D
Missoula, MT
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1980

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Gary Jay Willstein, MD
(406) 721-8840
The Broadway Bldg 500 W Broadway
Missoula, MT
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1985

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Daniel T Mc Quinn, DDS
(406) 542-7572
1221 S Higgins Ave
Missoula, MT
Specialties
Orthodontics/Dentofacial Orthopedics

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Robert F Moseley, MD
240 Daly Ave
Missoula, MT
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Douglas Laird Woolley, MD
(406) 728-1563
900 N Orange St Ste 103
Missoula, MT
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Western Ontario, Fac Of Med, London, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1975

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Glenn James Jarrett, MD
(406) 721-4436
2360 Mullan Rd Ste C
Missoula, MT
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1993

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Mark Francis Rotar, MD
(406) 721-4436
2360 Mullan Rd Ste C
Missoula, MT
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: Missoula Comm Med Ctr, Missoula, Mt; St Patrick Hospital, Missoula, Mt; St Joseph Hosp, Polson, Mt
Group Practice: Missoula Bone & Joint

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Arthritis

What Is Arthritis?

Arthritis means inflammation of the joints. Inflammation generally includes symptoms of redness, heat, swelling, and pain. Many different diseases can result in inflammation of the joints. Arthritis is therefore a general term that describes more than one hundred different diseases of the joints of your body.

In some types of arthritis, the cause of the disease is known, but in others it is still unknown. Some types of arthritis come on suddenly, and others develop slowly. Any joint can be affected, including your knees, hips, neck, shoulders, and fingers.

The diseases that cause arthritis can also attack muscle and connective tissue around joints. Some diseases may even damage other organs of the body, such as the kidneys, intestines, and heart. Because the diseases inflame the joints, most arthritic conditions and related diseases involve chronic (long-term) pain. Over time, they may cause increasing damage to the joints or soft tissues of your body.

Your joints are beautifully designed to minimize stress and damage while you move. Nearly all joints of the body are synovial joints. Most synovial joints occur where two bones come together and must rub against one another to allow motion. Smooth, slick articular cartilage covers the end of the bones so they don't rub together. Synovial fluid lubricates the joint. Around the joint, connective tissue forms a watertight sack that is called the joint capsule. Small, flu...

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