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North Valley Professional Center in Columbia Falls is a full service Family Practice providing health care from Maternity through Senior Adults

  • Men’s and Women’s Health
  • Obstetrics
  • Pediatrics
  • Sports Medicine
  • Geriatrics
  • Behavioral Health

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Introducing Your Clinic Providers

Located in Columbia Falls, the facility is staffed by three board-certified physicians (Mary Ann Carlson, MD, PediatricsCameron Gardner, MD, Family Practice; Katiera Rivera. DO Family Practice & Obstetrics) and a nurse practitioners (Dan Masar, MSN, NP-C and Brittany Coburn, NP-C).  Kyle Stansbury, LCSW provides behavioral health services.  They, along with the current support staff are available to serve their local community.


A Designated Rural Health Clinic

In 2012, North Valley Professional Center became a designated Rural Health Clinic which provides for a sliding fee scale to help those in need therebIMG_8464y making healthcare services more accessible and affordable.

With the sliding fee scale, discounts for in-office services which are felt to be medically necessary by the clinic’s care providers are offered based upon household income and size using federal guidelines. If the applicant appears to be eligible for Medicaid, a written denial of coverage by Medicaid may be required.

For more information on whether you may be eligible for the sliding fee scale, contact the Professional Center Clinic Manager, at 406-892-3208.



The Laboratory at the Professional Center in Columbia Falls

At The Professional Center, North Valley Hospital currently offers radiology (X-ray and Ultrasound) services and operates a laboratory that is certified by the College of American Pathologists and CLIA, the highest regarded laboratory recognition in the country. Regardless of where your doctor or health care provider is located, you can have your laboratory work done at this location. The specimens are collected daily in Columbia Falls and processed through the Laboratory at North Valley Hospital.

Laboratory Services available at the Professional Center include, but not limited to:


  • Clinical chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Hematology
  • Immunohematology (Blood Banking)
  • Urinalysis
  • Therapeutic drug monitoring
  • Immunology
  • Serology
  • Drug screens for medical purposes
  • Blood Bank
  • Cardiac risk assessment
  • Phlebotomy


 Columbia Falls School District Six School Based Clinic

NVSchoolBasedClinicHealthcare providers from North Valley Professional Center have partnered with School District 6 to provide healthcare services on-site at the Columbia Falls High School starting September 20, 2016.   See North Valley School Based Clinic page for details.