Joel R Montbriand, MD Gastroenterology

Dr. Joel R Montbriand, MD

Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
Lafayette, CO 80026 (6 other locations)
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About Dr. Joel R Montbriand MD

Dr. Joel R Montbriand, MD is a doctor primarily located in Lafayette, CO, with other offices in Broomfield, CO and Longmont, CO(and 5 other locations). He has 39 years of experience. His specialties include Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine.


Dr. Joel R Montbriand has 7 locations

Gastroenterology Of The Rockies 1000 W South Boulder Rd Ste 200 Lafayette, CO 80026
Gastroenterology Of The Rockies 16677 Lowell Blvd Ste 200 Broomfield, CO 80023
Gastroenterology Of The Rockies 1551 Professional Ln Unit 290 Longmont, CO 80501
Gastroenterology Of The Rockies 1755 48th St Ste 100 Boulder, CO 80301
Gastroenterology Of The Rockies In Denver 1960 N Ogden St Ste 550 Denver, CO 80218
Gastroenterology Of The Rockies Lakewood 13952 Denver West Pkwy Ste 100 Lakewood, CO 80401
Gastroenterology Of The Rockies 382 S Arthur Ave Louisville, CO 80027


Dr. Joel R Montbriand has the following 2 SPECIALTIES

A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Joel R Montbriand has the following 10 expertise

  • Hepatitis C
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Constipation
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Celiac Disease
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)


39 Years Experience

Hennepin County Medical Center


University Of Minnesota Medical School

Graduated in 1982

Dr. Joel R Montbriand Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
    • Aetna Whole Health Colorado Front Range
  • Anthem
    • Anthem CO Blue Priority HMO
    • Anthem CO Blue Priority PPO
    • Anthem CO Bronze Pathway X HMO
    • Anthem CO Gold Pathway HMO
    • Anthem CO HMO
    • Anthem CO Pathway
    • Anthem CO Silver Pathway X HMO
    • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana Colorado HMOx
    • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Health
    • Rocky Mountain Good Health and Vista HMO PPO
    • Rocky Mountain Summit Group
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Joel R Montbriand

Dr. Montbriand founded Gastroenterology of the Rockies. He received his medical degree from the University of Minnesota in 1982 and completed his Residency in Internal Medicine at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in 1985. He completed his Gastroenterology Fellowship at the University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, in 1987. He accepted an appointment as Instructor of Medicine at the University of Michigan from 1987-1988 and then moved his family in the fall of 1988 to Boulder, where he started in private practice. Dr. Montbriand is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and is Clinical-Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Colorado, Denver. In 1994, he received the designation FACP (Fellow of the American College of Physicians), in recognition of his ongoing service and contributions to medicine through published articles in peer reviewed journals and his academic activities at the University of Colorado. In 2006, he was promoted by the American College of Gastroenterology to the level of Fellow (FACG), one of only 25 gastroenterologists with this distinction in Colorado. In June of 2006 Dr. Montbriand was named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2006 in the Rocky Mountain region for the Healthcare and Life Sciences category. The award recognizes his accomplishments in building a practice with leading-edge, quality-improvement technology that frees doctors and nurses to focus more of their time and energy on patients and less on administrative tasks. He was chosen as one of the top 200 doctors (and one of the top two gastroenterologists) in Colorado in a Rocky Mountain News Poll . In addition, Dr. Montbriand is Past President of the Medical Staff at Boulder Community Hospital (1995) and is currently Vice President of the Board of Directors, Community Medical Center in Lafayette. Dr. Montbriand specializes in all aspects of gastroenterology and digestive diseases such as colon cancer screening and reflux disease. He performs a large volume of gastroenterology procedures, including colonoscopy, upper endoscopy, biliary procedures and, laser. He is on Medical Staff at Boulder Community’s Broadway and Foothills Hospitals, Longmont United Hospital, Exempla Good Samaritan Hospital and Avista Adventist Hospital. Dr. Montbriand and his wife, Susan, live in Boulder. They have twin boys, Christopher and Thomas, who are competitive alpine ski racers. Dr. Montbriand keeps up with his boys on the slopes as an alpine ski racer, himself. In addition, he enjoys mountain biking and antique wooden boat restoration. Dr. Montbriand believes that it is vital for patients to not only understand their medical condition and treatment plan, but to agree with it. This ensures a successful outcome.

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