Richard A. A. Day MD

Richard A. A. Day, MD

Rocky Mountain Neurosurgery Center 1190 Westwood Drive
Hamilton, MT 59840
Get Directions

Phone: (406) 375-4714
Fax: (406) 375-4709 Request An Appointment
Education

1979-1983 Denison University - Granville, OH Bachelor of Science in Biology, Minor Chemistry; 1984-1988
University of Michigan Medical School - Ann Arbor, MI ,Degree: M.D.,1983 Independent Surgical Internship - Mexico City, Mexico; October 1988 - Neurosurgery Clerkship - University of Colorado, Denver, CO; March - April 1988 Neurology Clerkship - The National Hospital, Queen Square, London; 1989 Stereotactic Neurosurgery - University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT - Instructor for BRW Image Guided Stereotactic Neurosurgery Workshop, directed by Dr. Peter Heilbrun; 1998-2001 Computer Skills basic Database Design - Instructor of Congress of Neurological Surgeons Scientific Course; 1998-2001 Digital Images and Presentations, Instructor of Congress of Neurological Surgeons Scientific Course; 1988 Dartmouth - Hitchcock Medical Center Hanover, NH - General Surgery Residency; 1990-1995 University of Utah Medical Center Salt Lake City, UT - Neurosurgery Residency

Other Certifications

Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Advanced Trauma Life Support
National Medical Boards: Parts I and II
American Board of Neurological Surgery: 1999
American Board of Pediatric Neurosurgery: 1996

4.7 out of 5 (67 Ratings) How The Ratings Are Compiled
11-Oct-2019
I felt at ease with Dr. Day explanation of my surgery.
7 Total Comments Page 1 2   Next
8-Aug-2019
He gave us a referral [...], and he also ordered tests we needed and followed up on those, which others didn't.
7 Total Comments Page 1 2   Next
30-Jul-2019
Dr. Day is very patient and thorough
7 Total Comments Page 1 2   Next
23-Jul-2019
All good.
7 Total Comments Page 1 2   Next
8-Jun-2019
Dr. Day is always wonderful. At this appointment I got lost in the process which was tiring for my brain.
7 Total Comments Page 1 2   Next

Bio

Dr. Richard Day is certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery, and has been practicing adult and pediatric neurosurgery since 1996 when he moved back to his home town of Missoula after completion of extensive education and training required for his board certification. He attended University of Michigan, Dartmouth Medical Center, and University of Utah Medical Center, where he completed the Neurosurgery Residency program as well as a multidisciplinary Fellowship in Intensive Care, Anesthesia, ENT, and Emergency Medicine. He also received extensive training in pediatric Neurosurgery at Primary Children's Medical Center in Salt Lake City and through his Fellowship training at Children's Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.

For the past twelve years, Dr. Richard Day has been treating patients in Ravalli County at the Marcus Daly Specialty Clinic. Beginning February 18, 2013, Dr. Day will be consulting and treating patients in the Rocky Mountain Neurosurgery Center, a new Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital Surgical Specialty Clinic.

Dr. Richard Day has been practicing adult and pediatric neurosurgery since 1996 when he moved back to his home town of Missoula after completion of extensive education and training required for Board Certification in Neurosurgery. He attended University of Michigan, Dartmouth Medical Center, and University of Utah Medical Center, where he completed the Neurosurgery Residency program as well as a multidisciplinary Fellowship in Intensive Care, Anesthesia, ENT, and Emergency Medicine. He also received extensive training in pediatric Neurosurgery at Primary Children's Medical Center in Salt Lake City and through his Fellowship training at Children's Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.

For the past sixteen years Dr. Day has had an extensive neurosurgery practice with services offered at St. Patrick Hospital and Community Medical Center in Missoula, with additional outreach clinics in Billings, Hamilton, Helena, Ronan, and Superior. He has published multiple studies in several medical journals, presented at medical conferences and participated in elective clinical trainings around the world.

Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital is proud to welcome Dr. Richard Day to the medical staff. Call (406) 375-4714 to schedule an appointment today.

AFFILIATIONS
Montana Medical Association: 1996
American Medical Association : 2000
American Association of Neurological Surgeons: 1997
AANC/CNS Section of Pediatric Neurosurgeons: 1996

Events

  • Tips and Tricks to Better Back Health – Free Class

    Is back pain getting in the way of you enjoying life? Learn about back pain, how to decrease pain, increase function, and when to seek help for the pain. We want you to enjoy ...

  • How to Eliminate Neck Pain – Free Class

    Suffering from neck pain? Learn about the many treatment options available to you, ranging from holistic approaches, injections, and minimally invasive treatment options only ...

  • Bust the Heart Health Myths – Free Class

    Frequently Asked Questions in Cardiology: It is time to bust the myths around cardiology! Want to know about whether to take aspirin, cholesterol treatment, and the highs and ...

  • Simple Steps To Protecting the Skin You Are In – Free Class

    Concerned about a mole or suspicious spot, dealing with breakouts, worried about sun damage and aging skin – want to have healthy skin? Join Dr. Angela Covington to ...

  • Tips to Reducing the Risk of a Hernia – Free Class

    Hernia, a seemingly simple little word, which can often be complicated, painful, and dangerous if not treated. Join Dr. Joshua Waggener to learn about the many types of ...

prev next

What Our Patients Say About Us

  • "Corvallis Family Practice- is the most amazing clinic! I am so very thankful for all the amazing people that make CFP possible-I have the most complete and total confidence in all of you-thanks so much."
    - Anonymous
  • "I have had very good Lab tests for over a year-nurse call to inform me the results and directions for change (if any) in meds and when to return for my next test. The lab tech does painless blood draw-always efficient (and) professional."
    - Anonymous
  • "Overall, I felt well cared for as a patient of Dr. Calderwood. This includes the entire staff. I have and always will recommend him to anyone who is looking for an optometrist."
    - Anonymous