Paul Baumgartner, MD, MPH

We are pleased to welcome OB/GYN, Dr. Paul Baumgartner to Community Physician Group. Dr. Paul Baumgartner was born at Community Medical Center and raised in Missoula. He completed undergraduate studies at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut while competing as a member of the varsity tennis team.  Dr. Baumgartner then returned to Missoula where he earned a Master of Public Health degree.  He then went on to complete his Medical Degree with emphasis in global health at the University of Nevada School of Medicine where he met his wife Dr. Dionne Drakulich.  Dr. Baumgartner and Dr. Drakulich then attended Tulane University in New Orleans Louisiana where they excelled in their residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology.  During residency Dr. Baumgartner served as Chief Resident and was recognized for his residency performance by earning awards in teaching excellence and surgical skills.  Dr. Baumgartner has a strong interest in practicing the full scope of OB/GYN including well woman care, obstetrics and minimally invasive surgery.  In his free time Dr. Baumgartner enjoys hiking, rafting, scuba diving, skiing, tennis, adventure travel and enjoying quality time with friends and family.  He and Dr. Drakulich have two adopted cats from New Orleans, Huey and Voodoo.