We are very pleased to announce that Northwest Family Medicine has relocated. Our new location features more space, additional exam rooms and updated facilities to help care for you and your family. We realize that change can be difficult, and all the Northwest Family Medicine staff hopes to make the transition as smooth as possible for you.
Our new location is 70 Village Loop in Kalispell. Contact us or get directions.
It has been a pleasure serving you and other Flathead Valley families for your primary care needs. We look forward to many more years! Thank you for your loyalty and for your business at Northwest Family Medicine. If you should have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us or drop by the office.
About Our Clinic
Northwest Family Medicine was established in 1977 by Dr. Dennis Winkel. Today we specialize in all aspects of complete family care from birth to senior adults. We offer office appointments for insurance physicals, employment exams, sports physicals and preventive care.
Our health care providers offer a broad range of services right here in our Kalispell office. The convenience of receiving services such as laboratory testing in your doctor’s office means you need not search for an unfamiliar building when reporting for your tests. And you have the confidence that comes from your tests and results being handled by those who know you best.
You can reach our office by calling (406) 752-8877
Total Health Care for the Whole Family
You can count on Northwest Family Medicine for pediatric wellness exams, complete health care for children from toddlers to teens and all immunizations needed as your children grow.
We also specialize in women’s health care, whether you need annual gynecology exams or have questions about other aspects of your overall health and well-being.
Meet and Greet Office Visit
Northwest Family Medicine wants you to feel comfortable from your first visit. That’s why we introduced the opportunity for you to schedule a meet and greet office visit. This gives you a chance to talk with the provider of your choice, making sure this will be a compatible relationship for both you and the provider.
This is a free, one-time service that we are proud to offer to any prospective patient. Just call us to schedule your visit.
Body Balance Program
Body Balance is a unique disordered eating treatment program offered through Northwest Family Medicine in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team from across Kalispell Regional Healthcare, including the Summit Medical Fitness Center. The outpatient program offers a guided path to healthier thoughts and behaviors with food and body image. Learn more about Body Balance.
Physical Exams for Pilots
Dr. Dennis Winkel is a senior Federal Aviation Administration medical examiner and is qualified to perform first, second and third class flight physical exams for our area.
Just call the office to schedule your flight physical. Complete your FAA Form 8500-8 online
Two of our medical providers offer Department of Transportation physicals for our patients' convenience.
DOT Medical Examination Report Form
New Patient Registration
Past Medical History
Adolescent Medical History
Authorization to Disclose Protected Health Information
Click on the link below to review Kalispell Regional Healthcare's notice of privacy practices, patient consent and financial agreement, advance directives, patient rights and responsibilities, organizational code of ethics, messages from Medicare and Tricare, and truth in lending.
Patient Rights and Policies
Medical Home Recognition
Northwest Family Medicine is one of six primary care clinics of Kalispell Regional Healthcare that received the highest level of national recognition (level 3) in 2016 from the National Committee for Quality Assurance for their Patient-Centered Medical Home programs.
See our Medical Home
page to learn more about how this improves access and efficiency in your care.