Staff:

  • Carl Thornblade, MD

Dr. Thornblade is a Board Certified Allergist. He attended medical school at the University of Pittsburgh, and completed his Residency and his Allergy and Immunology Fellowship at Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas in 2004. He has the training and experience to treat children and adults with allergies, asthma, disorders of the immune system, and other related diseases.

  • Michelle Thornblade, PA-C

Michelle earned her degree as a Physician Assistant from MCP-Hahnemann University in Philadelphia. She has over 12 years of experience in pediatrics, family practice, urgent care and emergency medicine. She and Dr. Thornblade can easily relate to parents of children with food allergies, asthma and eczema, since their younger son is affected by all three.

  • Ruth West PA-C

Ruth and her husband moved here in early 2008 to be closer to their family. Ruth has been working in allergy and asthma care since 1994. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience our office. Ruth works part time for Dr. Thornblade when he is out of town. Ruth is a member of The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology as well as The American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. She has been a research sub-investigator as well as an assistant professor at The University of Wisconsin.

  • DeMarise Raunig RN

Is our energetic RN. She has been an RN for 35 years working in various areas including; OB/GYN, newborn nursery, pediatrics, school nursing, coumadin clinic, internal medicine, infusion therapy, and allergy, asthma, and immunotherapy. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to us. She has been married 31 years to a wonderful man and they are blessed with 3 beautiful children.

  • Nichole Sterling LPN

She has been a LPN for 7 years. She started in a rehab/subacute facility specializing in wound care, admissions, and supervisory nursing. She is very passionate and caring. She has been married for 8 years and has two girls who keep her very busy on her days off.

  • Lisa Lange MA

Lisa is our newest MA. She has been a dental assistant and is bridging over to medical assistant. She is caring and passionate. She loves working with others. She is enthusiastic to learn. Lisa is new to Montana and was drawn to Montana for its beauty and peacefulness. She has been married for 15 years and has three beautiful children and a giant dog.

  • Brittany Boyd Receptionist

Brittany is our newest member and our receptionist. She just moved to Montana from northern Nevada. In Nevada she has been working in the health care fields for 5 years. She brings a wealth of customer service knowledge. She is also caring and passionate about helping people. She is finishing her undergrad in nutrition and will be applying to the University of Montana physical therapy program. In her spare time she enjoys exploring Montana with her dog Ollie.