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Legacy Health expands womens services in West Linn

New clinic will provide routine and complex gynecological services


Legacy Health has significantly broaden its services to women in the south metro area with the opening of a comprehensive new women’s clinic in West Linn.

The clinic is a satellite location of Legacy Medical Group — Surgical Oncology. It offers gynecologic, mammography and cancer services as well as direct access to Legacy Health’s network of medical and breast health centers.

Legacy Medical Group — Women’s Specialties, formerly known as West Linn Women’s Clinic, is welcoming new patients and accepts many different health plans.

Legacy Medical Group — Women’s Specialties provides routine health care services, comprehensive family planning, menopausal management and on-site mammograms and ultrasounds. The clinic’s team also addresses more specialized health concerns including in-office gynecologic surgeries, evaluation and management of pelvic pain, pelvic prolapse, incontinence, transgender care, abnormal menstruation and abnormal pap smears.

“Legacy Health is thrilled to bring this level of expert care directly to women in the south metro community,” said Duncan Neilson, M.D., chief of women’s health services. “Choosing a gynecologist is one of the most personal and important decisions a woman can make. Legacy Medical Group — Women’s Specialties’ all-female team understands this fact and is committed to combining the cutting edge, coordinated and convenient care women need with the true personal touch they deserve.”

Cetas

Legacy Medical Group — Surgical Oncology is opening a satellite clinic at Legacy Medical Group — Women’s Specialties this month. Alivia Cetas, M.D., will join the team of experienced, board-certified female surgeons specializing in breast surgery. The clinic is led by nationally known surgeon Nathalie Johnson, M.D., FACS, who is also the medical director of Legacy Cancer Institute and includes Jennifer Garreau, M.D., and Angela Lewis-Traylor, M.D. Cetas will provide special expertise in diagnosing and treating breast diseases including breast cancer.

“We provide personalized care as well as access to Legacy’s integrated cancer care,” said Cetas.

“From screening to post-treatment support, Legacy Medical Group — Surgical Oncology’s West Linn location will deliver cancer care directly to women living in this community,” said Johnson. “We look forward to introducing Dr. Cetas to patients living in the south metro area and providing them with convenient access to the latest in cancer care technology and expertise in a warm, compassionate environment.”

Legacy Medical Group — Women’s Specialties is open weekdays, 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at 21810 Williamette Drive. To make an appointment, call 503-415-4160. For more information, visit legacyhealth.org/womensclinic.

The new West Linn-based clinic is comprised of a team of all-female providers who offer varying expertise, experience and clinical interests.

Bird

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  • As the medical director of Legacy Medical Group — Women’s Specialties, Megan Bird, M.D., is a board-certified gynecologist who has special interests in hormone therapy, menopause management, family planning, vulvar disease and transgender care. She is a native Oregonian and has been practicing medicine in the Portland area for seven years.

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  • Practicing medicine for 18 years and caring for women in the south metro area for seven, Virginia San Miguel, M.D., is an established name in south metro women’s health care.

    Pendergrass

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  • Melissa Pendergrass, M.D., will start at Legacy Medical Group — Women’s Specialties in September.



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