James Cleary, MD, has been a provider since 2006 at Belgrade Clinic, which joined Bozeman Deaconess Health Group in 2011.
A graduate of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Dr. Cleary joined the U.S. Navy, where he completed an internship in family medicine at Naval Hospital Charleston. He served in the Navy Medical Corps as senior medical officer at a U.S. Marine base in Okinawa, Japan, and at Alameda Naval Air Station in California. Dr. Cleary completed a second internship and residency at Family Medicine of Southwest Washington in Vancouver, WA, and joined Family Physicians Group, also in Vancouver.
Moving to Montana in 2002, he practiced at Belgrade Urgent Care and Community Health Partners before joining Belgrade Clinic. Dr. Cleary was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Award for his work at Alameda and is a diplomat of the American Board of Family Medicine.