Surgical Services

Clark Fork Valley Hospital's Surgical Services Department provides a variety of surgery specialities including general surgery, ophthalmology (cataract extraction), pain management, and urology.

We offer both outpatient (same-day surgery) as well as inpatient surgery.

Wildhorse General Surgery

Clark Fork Valley Hospital has partnered with Wildhorse General Surgery for our general surgery needs all of which are provided by Donald Damschen, MD.

Spectrum of Services

Alimentary Disease 

  • Endoscopy (Gastroscopy/Colonoscopy)  
  • Esophageal Reflux Surgery  
  • Gastric Surgery  
  • Small Intestinal Surgery  
  • Gallbladder Surgery  
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery

Breast Disease  

  • Breast Biopsy  
  • Lumpectomy/Mastectomy


  • Excision & Skin Disorder Management

Ear Nose & Throat Disease  

  • Nasopharyngoscopy  
  • Tonsils & Adenoids  
  • Ear Tubes

Endocrine Disease  

  • Thyroid/Parathyroid  
  • Adrenal Disorders  
  • Pheochromocytoma

Gynecologic Surgery  

  • Hysterectomy (Laparoscopic/Open)  
  • Tubal Ligation, Oophorectomy, Colporophy

Laparoscopic Surgery

  • General Trauma Management  
  • Thoracic & Abdominal Trauma Surgery

Contact Wildhorse General Surgery

PO Box 1310
Plains, MT 59859
Phone: (406) 826-4853
Fax: (413) 541-0447