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21
Jun

More Dermatology in Astoria, Seaside

In response to community need, we are expanding our services on the north coast by adding a second provider in Astoria, and a new office in Seaside, Oregon. In July, dermatology-trained nurse practitioner Todd Williams will join our Astoria location. He joins Ladessa Christensen, NP-C, who has been in Astoria since the office opened last...
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16
Jun

Meet Dr. Elmer in Federal Way

A few years ago, Kathleen Elmer, MD retired from the Air Force after 21 years of service as a staff Dermatologist in Virginia, Texas and Mississippi. When she relocated to Seattle to be close to family, we were happy to have her join us in Federal Way! Dr. Elmer is a board-certified dermatologist who earned her bachelor’s...
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14
Jun

Vein Specialist Joins Salem Office

In July, Rick D. Pittman, MD, the Pacific Northwest’s leader in the treatment of venous disease, will join Silver Falls Dermatology. Dr. Pittman, who has been in private practice at his Salem Vein Center for 28 years, will be moving to our Salem office to offer patients a full complement of vein care. Since 1989,...
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06
Jun

Two New Offices in Washington

We are  pleased to announce two new Washington locations to address increasing community demand. In July, we will be opening offices in Centralia and Shelton. Dermatology-trained nurse practitioners Fawn Ross, NP-C; Scott Webster, DNP, ARNP, FNP-C; and Ben Matthews, NP-C will begin seeing patients in Centralia on July 3 and Shelton on July 6. Dermatology-trained...
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16
May

Exciting News in Coos Bay

After 40 years in private practice, Coos Bay dermatologist Edgar Maeyens, Jr., MD will join Silver Falls Dermatology this July. We will also be adding a second provider at the office and accepting more insurance plans, including Medicaid. Dermatology-trained nurse practitioner Joshua Wilson, NP-C will begin seeing patients in July. Dermatology-trained nurse practitioners diagnose and...
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19
Apr

Our Docs are Aces

Medical Director John Young, MD says that while he often hears how well prepared our dermatology Residents are, until now he hasn’t had the numbers to prove it. Six residents in our program recently took the American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology (AOBD) Practice Performance Assessment – and aced it. “This year, our residents scored in...
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11
Apr

Specialized Cancer Surgery in Medford

Despite its reputation for gray skies, the Pacific Northwest accounts for a disproportionately high number of the country’s skin cancer cases. Silver Falls Dermatology now offers Mohs Micrographic Surgery, a specialized skin cancer treatment at its Medford location. During Mohs Micrographic Surgery, layers of cancer-containing skin are progressively removed and examined until only cancer-free tissue...
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20
Mar

Deborah Jones Returns to Port Angeles

Long-time Port Angeles nurse practitioner Deborah Jones is back in town with an expanded scope of service. Deborah is formerly of Olympic Medical Physicians and has spent the last year in our Salem office receiving extensive training from our medical staff and Board Certified Allergist-Immunology James Sweet, MD. As a dermatology-trained nurse practitioner, Deborah diagnoses and treats conditions of...
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04
Jan

Check-In Just Got Easier. And greener.

We’re always looking for ways to improve your patient experience and starting Jan. 9, your check-in will be more convenient – and might even save some trees. Beginning January 9, patients will be presented with a PhreesiaPad, similar to a tablet or iPad, to complete registration. Instead of a clipboard with several paper forms to complete,...
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