cancer, joint conditions and a wide range
of other medical issues. Additional
services at the Meridian Park include
digestive health, diabetes care and prevention, interventional radiology, sleep
services, women’s health, family birth,
emergency care, orthopedics, pediatrics,
diagnostic imaging and more.
Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center
24800 SE Stark Street, Gresham, OR 97030
Located in the eastern suburb of
Gresham, Legacy Mount Hood Medical
Center is a full-service hospital that
leverages the latest medical technology
to provide exceptional patent care. The
campus’s brand-new Medical Services
Building, which opened in October 2015,
is a three-story facility with an endoscopy
and outpatient surgery center, specialty
services clinic and physician office space.
Overall, Legacy Mount Hood provides
full cancer care, a cardiac characterization suite, a birthing center, an emergency
department and MRI, ultrasound and CT
scan imaging capabilities.
The services at the medical center include
cardiac rehabilitation, diabetes and
nutrition, day treatment, breast health,
endoscopy, orthopedics, outpatient rehabilitation, pulmonary rehabilitation, stroke care
and sleep services, among various others.
There is also a healing garden and family
birth center onsite.
Legacy Salmon Creek Hospital
2211 NE 139th Street, Vancouver, WA 98686
Legacy Salmon Creek, situated near the
confluence of Interstates 5 and 205 in
north Vancouver, provides a broad range
of services in a family-focused environment
that places a premium on patient comfort
and peace of mind. The medical center is
particularly known for its children’s healthcare services, which include a child abuse
assessment team, a children’s emergency
room, a newborn nursery, short stay surgery,
neonatal intensive care and pediatric development and rehabilitation.
Additional services at the Salmon Creek
hospital, opened in 2005, include cancer
care, cardiac rehabilitation, emergency
services, epilepsy care, a foot and ankle
clinic, diagnostic imaging, maternal and
fetal medicine, pediatrics and radiation
oncology, among several others. The facility
also features a healing garden, a comprehensive pain management center and a breast
Oregon Health & Science
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road
Portland, OR 97239; 503-494-8311
Oregon Health & Science University
(OHSU) is a national leader in terms of
personalized medicine, with a laser-like
focus on positive health outcomes and
preventive care above all else. This has
earned the healthcare institution national
recognition for the level of care it provides
to patients in the Portland area.
Among the specialties at OHSU include
pediatric care, based at the renowned Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. The hospital
focuses on bone and joint care, cardiology,
cancer and blood diseases, surgery and
neurology—services that can be difficult
to find elsewhere when it comes to pediatrics. The hospital serves a large number of
low-income children and families in the
Pacific Northwest, often free of charge.
OHSU also offers a wide range of other
medical services, including cancer, cardiovascular and brain care. Additionally, it is a
widely respected research institution, with
the innovations developed at its southwest
Portland facility influencing healthcare practitioners across the globe.
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