Jodi is a board certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner with over 25 years of experience. She graduated from Montana State University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and, after graduating, she worked as a Labor and Delivery nurse which led to her love for women’s health. In 1990, Jodi began a graduate program at UCLA to become a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. After completing the program in 1992, Jodi launched her life’s work at the Curry Health Center on the University of Montana campus where she practiced for 26 years and provided comprehensive primary care for women.
Jodi attended many advanced trainings and has enjoyed offering a variety of women’s health speciality procedures such as colposcopy, IUD, and Nexplanon insertions. As her interests expanded, she attended advanced training in dermatology for women, mental health, and numerous wellness programs. In 2012, Jodi began extensive training in medical aesthetics and was able to open a small aesthetic practice while continuing her work at Curry Health Center. In 2017, Jodi was instrumental in starting, developing, and growing a successful medical aesthetics clinic.
Jodi received basic and advanced education and certification in bioidentical hormone pellet therapy nearly six years ago and has worked with bioidentical hormone replacement for well over a decade. In 2021, Jodi retired from the University of Montana with the goal of focusing her energy on medical aesthetics and providing wellness and hormone optimization for women of all ages.
Staying current with education and offering the most contemporary products and procedures is an essential part of Jodi’s practice. Jodi prides herself in helping women achieve natural transformations that enhance their unique beauty. She believes that by combining the most current skin care technologies with hormone optimization she is able to help patients look and feel their very best. Jodi continues to be as passionate about caring for women today as when she first began her career.
When Jodi is not working, it is easy to see where her priorities lie. Her family is everything. With four grown children, three grandchildren, two dogs, and a kitty, life is full and busy. As active Montanans, Jodi and her family spend a good deal of time in the mountains skiing, hiking, running, and a variety of other activities. During the summers, their free time is often spent on Flathead lake. Jodi is a third generation Montanan with a true love and enjoyment for our state.