Joel Torretti, MD

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Joel Torretti to the Community Medical Center medial staff. He recently moved to Missoula from State College, Pennsylvania and joined Northern Rockies Orthopaedics.

Dr. Torretti specializes in cervical, thoracic & lumbar spine pain & conditions, cervical disc replacement and fusion, spinal stenosis, adult deformity correction, herniated discs, degenerative spinal conditions, minimally invasive spine surgery and spine fractures.

He enjoys rock and ice climbing, mountaineering and mountain biking.

Education:

Bachelor’s Degree: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Medical Doctor: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA

Internship: General Surgery – Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA

Residency: Orthopedics – Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA

Graduate Studies: Medical Services & Public Health, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Fellowship:
– Spine Surgery – Dept. of Orthopedics – Spine Center, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
– AO Spine Surgery – University of Bern, Bern Switzerland

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