more than 3, 100 caregivers and 600 healthcare professionals on its team.
The medical center provides various
services, including heart and vascular care,
outpatient procedures, stroke care, robot-ic-assisted surgeries and care for brain,
spine and back issues. It also has a modern
birthing center particularly aimed at high-risk pregnancies, along with serving as one
of just three trauma centers in the Portland
In all, PeaceHealth Southwest has 450 licensed
beds and serves more than 75,000 people each
year in its emergency department.
Providence Milwaukie Hospital
10150 SE 32nd Avenue
Milwaukie, OR 97222
This medical center, located just southeast
of Portland in the suburb of Milwaukie,
Providence Milwaukie currently has a staff of
about 450, with 77 acute care beds. Among its
many services are ACL repair, arthroscopy,
bone marrow biopsy, breast cancer screening,
chemotherapy, emergency care, fracture repair,
hernia surgery, hip replacement, hospice care,
radiology and more.
In 2014, the hospital served more than
33,000 people through its emergency department and had various volunteers contribute
more than 9,620 hours to assist their fellow
community members in need.
Providence Newberg Medical Center
1001 Providence Drive, Newberg, OR 97132
Opened in 2006, this modern medical center
offers a wide range of services to individuals
and families in the Newberg area, a community about 20 miles southwest of Portland.
The 56-acre medical center campus offers
many different services for patients, including
adolescent sleep studies, allergen immunization, breast ultrasounds, colonoscopies,
diabetes education and treatment, hernia
surgeries, image-guided biopsies and nuclear
medicine, along with grief counseling and
other non-medical services.
Providence Newberg also stands out as the
first U.S. Green Building Council Leadership
in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)
Gold certified hospital in the nation, as the
facility makes optimal use of daylight and has
a comprehensive building envelope to maximize energy efficiency and reduce its impact
on the environment. It also has 40 licensed
beds and staffs more than 540 employees,
including primary care physicians, specialists,
nurses and other medical professionals.
Providence Portland Medical Center
4805 NE Glisan Street, Portland, OR 97213
Providence Portland Medical Center, located
in the North Tabor neighborhood of northeast Portland, provides a wide range of
specialty services, in addition to primary care.
Some of its services include anti-reflux procedures, abdominal perineal reaction surgery,
appendectomies, breast cancer screening, bron-choscopies, cancer treatment, colon surgery,
cortical mapping, endoscopic neurosurgery,
epidermal biopsy diagnosis, immunotherapy,
family birthing, radiology and steroid injections, among numerous others. There are
also grief counseling, cancer support groups
and other non-medical services available to
patients and their loved ones.
Providence Portland has about 3, 160
employees—including more than 1, 200
medical staff members—and 483 licensed
beds. According to 2012 data, the hospital
FINDING A DOCTOR
Moving to a new city is exciting, but it also requires finding the grocery
store you like, the schools your kids will attend — and the healthcare
practitioners that fit the needs of your family. Here are a few local and
national physician resources, where you can search for physicians by
location, specialty, and more.
American Medical Association Doctor Finder | www.ama-assn.org
Resources for general health information, as well as a search function for
local physician resources under the “Patients” tab of the site.
American Academy of Pediatrics | www.aap.org | www.healthychildren.org
National website for children’s health resources; separate “Parenting
Corner” website is a comprehensive site for health-related news, questions,
and other topics.
Healthgrades | www.healthgrades.com/find-a-doctor
Search for specialists in your area by condition, procedure, and doctors
who have experience in the specific care you need. The site matches you
with a doctor, where users can see reviews and ratings from other patients.
Oregon Medical Association Physician Finder | www.theoma.org/physicians
Find Oregon Medical Association member physicians based on location