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News Welcome Russell Herring, DNP, Family Medicine!

Russell Herring, DNP Joins the Great Falls Clinic Northwest Family Medicine Team

Russell Herring, DNP

September 24, 2018 – The Great Falls Clinic is pleased to welcome Russell Herring, DNP, to the Great Falls community and to our Family Medicine team at the Northwest Clinic. Herring specializes in diagnostic, preventive, and therapeutic healthcare and treatment plans for acute and chronic illness, and in education and guidance for patients, with special interest in disease prevention and health promotion.

Herring graduated from the University of Wyoming in 2003 with his Bachelor of Science in Zoology with an emphasis in Physiology and Genetics. He then went on to complete his Master of Aeronautical Science at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University in 2010 before deciding to pursue his education in nursing. Herring completed his Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2013 and went on to complete his Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at Montana State University in 2018. Herring was originally brought to Montana due to his military service; he proudly served in the Air Force in several positions including 341st Operations Support Squadron Senior Crew, 341st Operations Group Executive Officer and Facilities Flight Commander in the 341st Missile Maintenance Squadron. Herring has over five years of experience as a registered nurse in various positions including cardiology and is excited to transition to a doctorate-prepared family nurse practitioner.

Herring enjoys spending time with family and friends, mountain biking, writing, and exploring Montana. He is excited to begin his practice in Great Falls, and he and his family look forward to experiencing all the community has to offer.

Herring is now accepting new patients and referrals at the Great Falls Clinic Northwest, 1600 Division Road, Great Falls. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 406.268.1600 or visit

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Russell Herring, DNP

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