Northwest Specialists, a department of Kalispell Regional Medical Center, is a specialty clinic. Most of our patients are referred by their primary care physicians who value the expertise of Dr. Jose de Souza in diagnosing and treating hormonal disorders, and of Dr. Jeffrey Tjaden in immunizing against and treating infectious diseases.
Endocrinologist Jose C. de Souza, MD, works with problems of the thyroid, pancreas, pituitary and adrenal glands. Among the most common conditions treated are diabetes mellitus types 1 and 2, thyroid disorders, adrenal disorders, calcium metabolism issues, lipid metabolism disorders and osteoporosis.
Infectious diseases specialist Jeffrey A. Tjaden, MD, FACP, has a particular interest in travel medicine and viral diseases. He has lived and worked in many different countries throughout Africa, Central Asia and the Middle East where he gained invaluable experience with his specialty. He helps patients with bacteria, fungi, viruses and parasites; HIV (AIDS); post-operative infections; vector-borne diseases; and travel preparation for health needs through a weekly Travel Medicine Clinic
About Our Medical Staff
Jose de Souza, MD
Irene Feria, MD, ECNU
Alison Schneider, MD, CCD, ECNU
Jeffrey Tjaden, MD, MPH
Northwest Specialists appointments are made based on a referral from your primary care provider. To schedule a time with either specialist, please contact your referring physician, who can set up an appointment through our office. Please contact Northwest Specialists at (406) 751-5364 with any scheduling questions. If you are unable to keep your scheduled appointment, please call our office at least 24 hours in advance to reschedule. This allows us to provide this time slot to another patient.
We request that you contact your pharmacy for prescription refills.
If you require emergency medical attention, please contact your primary care physician or visit the Kalispell Regional Medical Center Emergency Department.
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How to Reach Us
430 Windward Way, Suite 100
Kalispell, MT 59901
Phone and Fax
Phone: (406) 751-5364
Fax: (406) 751-5367
Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to noon