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Montana-raised physician headed to winter Olympics

NBC Montana featured HSS primary care sports medicine physician Brett G. Toresdahl, MD in a segment about his upcoming journey to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games as a team physician for the U.S. Biathlon team.

"I'll be staying with the team in the Olympic Village. I will be available for all the athletes and the staff of the biathlon team if and when they get sick or have an injury. I will be able to assess that and make sure that they get immediate treatment," said Dr. Toresdahl.

According to the segment, Dr. Toresdahl has worked with the athletes for four years and he is excited to help them achieve their Olympic dreams.

Watch the full segment at nbcmontana.com