Meet Our Newest Providers
Community Physician Group strives to bring our patients the highest quality care and customer service available in the region. In an effort to accomplish this endeavor, we have searched the world over to bring the best physicians and providers practicing medicine today to Missoula Montana. Please allow us the opportunity to introduce you to the newest members of Community Physician Group. To learn more about our new providers and their remarkable journeys simply click on their name below.
Dr. Allison Young - Pediatrician, Missoula Valley Pediatrics
On the African continent Dr. Young pursued her passion for pediatrics in areas with dire needs. She spent two months working in the pediatric ward at the Provincial Hospital in the Nyanza Province of Kenya. She also traveled to small villages plagued with malnutrition, extreme poverty, and disease. She taught communities how to identify and fight hunger and how to prevent and treat HIV Dr. Young’s dedication to the international health of children extends from the villages of Kenya to the mountains of western Montana. Having her join our team means the world to us. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Young please call 406-327-4170.
Dr. Bradley Ihrig - Family Practice, CPG North Primary Care
From Ulaanbaatar to the top of the Altai Mountains in Mongolia. From South Africa and Asia to the America’s, Dr. Bradley Ihrig has traveled and practiced medicine. Even though Dr. Ihrig could practice anywhere in the world, he and his family chose our community here in Missoula. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Ihrig please call 406-327-4170.
Dr. David Jinich - Cardiologist, Community Physician Group/Montana Heart Center
Born in Mexico City to a family of physicians, Cardiologist Dr. David Jinich practiced alongside the very best and brightest in the world. He has practiced at renowned heart-health facilities like the Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, as well as Covenant Cardiology Associates in Lubbock. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Jinich please call 406-327-4170.
Dr. Paul Smith - Pediatric Intensivist, CPG Pediatric Specialty Clinic
Dr. Smith is no stranger to being on the move. A minister’s son, he grew up in Ohio and moved seven times as a child. After medical school in Kirksville, Missouri Dr. Smith completed a fellowship in pulmonology and intensive care at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland. And yet somehow he never made it west of the Mississippi until his move to Missoula to join Community Physician Group. We’re lucky to have him. Dr. Smith is one of only two pediatric pulmonologists in the state and the only pediatric intensive care physician residing in Montana. You can find Dr. Smith at Pediatric Specialty Clinic 406-327-4279.
Dr. Rebecca Danforth - Rheumatologist, CPG South
The child of a park ranger, Rebecca was born and raised in Yellowstone National Park, where she developed a love of wildlife biology. She’s a confirmed Westerner, making stops in Washington for medical school, and Salt Lake City for studies in internal medicine and fellowship
in Rheumatology at the University of Utah, the Salt Lake VA Hospital, and Intermountain Health Care. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Danforth please call 406-327-4170.
Dr. Sarah Borge - Family Medicine and Obstetrics, Mountain View Family Medicine and Obstetrics
In Family Medicine and Obstetrics, Dr. Borge has field experience in the adventure called life, from day one to pre-kindergarten check-ups to that unfortunate tumble on the playground. She completed her residency at Montana Family Medicine in Billings, and has been navigating the wild and wonderful world of caring for families and kids ever since. To schedule an appointment please call 406-327-4170.
Sandy Peasley - Family Nurse Practitioner , CPG South
An Indiana native, Sandy and her family have followed their dreams, sailing the globe, surviving huge storms, 18-foot waves, long open ocean passages, and performing volunteer medical work along the way. Their notable endeavors include swimming with sharks and making their own solar and wind energy while
living aboard their sailboat “Imagine”. To schedule an appointment with Sandy Peasley please call 406-327-4170.